• Send a thank you card to our veterans

    School of Dental Medicine and Office of Veteran & Military Student Services launch effort

    Sometimes saying thank you to our veterans seems so small when their service is anything but that.… Full Story

    October 10, 2017
    Staff
  • $38 million gift launches Marcus Institute for Brain Health

    Landmark gift and new partnership make CU Anschutz a national leader in mental health care for veterans

    Thanks to a gift of $38 million from The Marcus Foundation, the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus will soon become a national model for the diagnosis and care of veterans who have suffered from traumatic brain injuries and related psychological health conditions.… Full Story

    May 16, 2017
    Chris Casey
    MIBH announcement at CU Anschutz
  • Breaking down barriers that hold rehabilitating patients back

    School of Medicine professor says rehabilitation psychologists’ commitment to holistic care pays off

    Rehabilitation psychologists might not be as well-known as physical and occupational therapists, but the specialists have emerged as integral players in the recovery process for many victims of catastrophic injuries or life-altering illnesses.… Full Story

    February 16, 2017
    Michael Davidson
    Stock photo of rehabilitating patient
  • WWII vet receives hero's welcome at clinic

    Heroes Clinic in School of Dental Medicine continues to expand services

    Charles Walters doesn’t consider himself a hero, but the moment he enters the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine the retired Naval Captain and World War II veteran receives a hero’s welcome from the clinicians who will repair his chipped tooth.… Full Story

    February 1, 2017
    Chris Casey
    Charles Walters and Olga Hamilton at CU dental medicine school
  • C-P.A.W.W. to study veterans and shelter dogs walking together

    Canines may be an invaluable resource to veterans coping with post-traumatic stress

    The Canines Providing Assistance to Wounded Warriors team (C-P.A.W.W.), a small nonprofit veterans’ health research initiative based at the University of Colorado College of Nursing at the Anschutz Medical Campus, recently received funding to conduct an innovative study to evaluate how shelter dogs physically and psychologically impact veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder.… Full Story

    December 20, 2016
    Nathan Gill
  • CU in the Community kicks off with visit with veterans

    Annual program encourages faculty, staff and students to spend part of workday volunteering with colleagues during holiday season

    With the holiday season about to begin, the University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus once again is asking faculty, staff, students and alumni to volunteer for local organizations as part of the CU in the Community campaign.… Full Story

    November 18, 2016
    Michael Davidson