• Climate change may accelerate infectious disease outbreaks

    Study of natural disaster in Ecuador showed 12-fold increase in Zika cases

    Aside from inflicting devastating natural disasters on often vulnerable communities, climate change can also spur outbreaks of infectious diseases like Zika , malaria and dengue fever, according to a new study by researchers at the University of  Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus.… Full Story

    October 12, 2017
    David Kelly
  • Training cells as cancer killers

    Children’s Hospital Colorado clinicians and researchers are among a vanguard working to fight cancer by firing the body’s immune system

    With the August approval by the Food and Drug Administration of a new therapy to treat young patients with a form of leukemia, the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus is positioned to contribute to a revolution in patient care.… Full Story

    October 10, 2017
    Tyler Smith
    Shim Stem Cells
  • Exhibit showcases Rembrandt’s most celebrated work

    Tobia and Dr. Morton Mower to once again share impressive rare collection with the public

    The Art Gallery at the Fulginiti Pavilion at the CU Anschutz Medical Campus will host another one-of-a-kind fine art exhibit which opens to the public this Friday. … Full Story

    October 4, 2017
    Nathan Gill
  • Program on ethics revives 'special relationship' with Aspen

    International participants, including CU Anschutz students, join Aspen Ethical Leadership Program

    The University of Colorado School of Medicine once had a lively presence in Aspen. Beginning in the 1970s, the school held academic conferences and programs for the best and the brightest medical professionals at the Given Institute in Aspen, a building owned and operated by CU.… Full Story

    October 3, 2017
    Blair Ilsley
    Aspen Ethical Leadership Program participants from Anschutz
  • Program reduces high ED use, increases primary care visits

    Bridges to Care evaluated by CU Anschutz researchers offers promising model

    Researchers at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus  have found that a community-based program aimed at high users of hospital emergency departments (EDs), reduced ED visits and hospital admissions,  while increasing use of primary care providers.… Full Story

    October 2, 2017
    David Kelly
  • CU researchers win prestigious $2 million NIH grant for brain study

    CU Anschutz and CU Boulder scientists will refine and expand use of unique miniature microscope they’ve developed

    Researchers from the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus and the University of Colorado Boulder have won a $2 million grant allowing them to refine a unique microscope they have developed while expanding its use to other scientists across the country.… Full Story

    October 2, 2017
    David Kelly
  • Researchers study patient-centered model for diabetes group care

    $4.76 million from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute

    A team of investigators from the University of Colorado School of Medicine Adult & Child Consortium for Health Outcomes Research & Delivery Science (ACCORDS), Jefferson Center for Mental Health, Denver Health & Hospital Authority and Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals of Cleveland has been approved for a $4.76 million award by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to study diabetes shared medical appointments, also called group visits.… Full Story

    October 2, 2017
    Nathan Gill
  • Four sisters, four cancers

    Family finds hope through the best treatment

    Roberta Aberle and her three sisters share an unfortunate bond: cancer. Her two oldest sisters passed away from the disease.… Full Story

    September 28, 2017
    Amy Ventura
    Roberta Alberle with her sisters and father