• Cystic Fibrosis “Miracle Drug”

    8-year-old benefits from newly approved Kalydeco

    ​by Amy Vaerewyck | University Communications It was Valentine’s Day 2012. A UPS delivery truck pulled up in front of Courtney and Jen Heinicke’s house in Durango, Colo.… Full Story

    March 4, 2013
    Amy Ventura
  • Fulbright Scholar in India

    Civil engineering PhD student helps develop healthier places to live

    It’s an exciting year for Joshua Sperling. Here’s what the civil engineering PhD student has on tap for 2012-2013: Travel to India on a Fulbright-Nehru Scholarship.… Full Story

    December 3, 2012
    Amy Ventura
  • What’s New in 2012-2013

    Anschutz Medical Campus begins new academic year.

    It’s a brand-new year at the Anschutz Medical Campus, and there are some brand-new places, faces and happenings to go with it.… Full Story

    September 17, 2012
    Amy Ventura
  • From the Ivy League to the Anschutz Medical Campus

    Harvard alum graduates from University of Colorado School of Medicine

    Mary Naam grew up in Illinois, graduated from Harvard University, competed on “Jeopardy!,” worked in New York City and traveled through Asia before coming to the University of Colorado School of Medicine.… Full Story

    May 29, 2012
    Amy Ventura
  • Future Health Professions for Kids

    Guiding diverse Colorado youth toward careers in the health sciences

    Young people in the Denver area and throughout Colorado have a gold mine of future health profession opportunities at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus.… Full Story

    May 29, 2012
    Amy Ventura
  • Military Nurse Gets Master’s Degree

    Iraq War veteran becomes nurse practitioner in mental health

    The first two months of a military deployment are always the hardest, said Harmony Acker, a 12-year Navy veteran and recent graduate of the College of Nursing.… Full Story

    May 29, 2012
    Amy Ventura
  • New Anschutz Health and Wellness Center

    An inspiration in fitness, nutrition and holistic health

    April 30, 2012
    Amy Ventura
  • Med Student Educates

    Inspiring high schoolers to pursue careers in medicine

      What do you get when you mix an Air Force nurse and an Air Force biomedical engineer? A son who loves medicine.… Full Story

    February 27, 2012
    Amy Ventura
  • Boom in Nurses Seeking Ph.D. Degrees

    College of Nursing PhD gains popularity amidst national trends

    ​ QUESTION: What do thousands of nurses across the country want? ANSWER: The letters “PhD” after their name.… Full Story

    January 20, 2012
    Amy Ventura
  • Who gets altitude sickness?

    School of Medicine's Altitude Research Center goes to great heights for medical discoveries

    January 13, 2012
    Amy Ventura