• Students devise strategies to combat suicide

    Teams spanning academic disciplines participate in public health case competition

    The fifth Rocky Mountain Region Public Health Case Competition was held at the Health Science Library at the CU Anschutz Medical Campus earlier this month.… Full Story

    November 15, 2017
    Blair Ilsley
    Students participating in Public Health Case Competition
  • Concert delves into Beethoven's mental, physical struggles

    Dr. Kogan delivers 'amazing' performance, toggling between playfulness and rage

    On Nov. 9, the Arts and Humanities in Healthcare Program at the Center for Bioethics and Humanities at CU Anschutz welcomed Richard Kogan, MD, to discuss Beethoven’s deafness through musical performance and historical lecture.… Full Story

    November 14, 2017
    Blair Ilsley
    Kogan performs at CU Anschutz
  • Sounding the alarm on climate change

    In book 'Enviromedics,' physicians explore link between global warming and human health

    The adverse impacts to human health from global warming are undeniable and on track to worsen, without significant interventions, in the coming decades.… Full Story

    November 7, 2017
    Chris Casey
    Dr. Jay Lemery of CU Anschutz
  • Pianist to discuss Beethoven’s triumph over tragedy

    Pianist and Psychiatrist Richard Kogan will give a free lecture and concert

    The CU Arts and Humanities Program at the Center for Bioethics and Humanities 2017 Henry Claman Visiting Professor in Medical Humanities will be the distinguished psychiatrist, lecturer and musician Richard Kogan, MD. … Full Story

    October 31, 2017
    Nathan Gill
    Beethoven
  • What happens when pot becomes legal?

    $5.5 million study to probe impact of marijuana legalization on use, behavior, mental health

    Does legalizing recreational marijuana in a state lead its residents to use it, or other substances, more?… Full Story

    October 31, 2017
    Guest Contributor
    Cannabis Sativa leaf
  • Project takes AIM at rural students' health

    ColoradoSPH team receives more than $3.5 million in grants to continue work

    After years of partnering with K-12 schools in the most impoverished area of the state, enhancing exercise and nutrition programs for healthier learning, a Colorado School of Public Health research team on the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus has gained more than $3.5-million in funding to take its project to the next level.… Full Story

    October 24, 2017
    Debra Melani
    ColoradoSPH health project
  • Scientists develop new theory of molecular evolution

    Theory offers new insights into how and why life evolves on a basic level

    Researchers from the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus and the University College London have developed a new theory of molecular evolution, offering insights into how genes function, how the rates of evolutionary divergence can be predicted, and how harmful mutations arise at a basic level.… Full Story

    October 23, 2017
    David Kelly
  • State of the Campus: ‘By any metric, we are gaining’

    Chancellor Elliman celebrates progress, addresses areas of work

    Speaking to a very full house at this year’s State of the Campus address, CU Anschutz Chancellor Don Elliman shared his unwavering vision for the university: “to be the place where anyone who needs it can find the finest medical care in the world; where the science of that care is being pushed to new horizons and where the health care workforce of our future is being trained.” About 250 faculty, staff and students came to the Hensel Phelps West Auditorium in the Research 1 North Building Wednesday afternoon to hear Elliman discuss university progress, strategies and goals.… Full Story

    October 19, 2017
    Amy Ventura