• Eye Center expands to improve patient care and research

    UCH's Rocky Mountain Lions Eye Institute to remain open during construction

    By: Jacque Montgomery | University Communications AURORA, Colo. – More than 75,000 patients trust their eye health to the physicians and practitioners at the University of Colorado Eye Center at the Anschutz Medical Campus.… Full Story

    June 28, 2013
    Jacque Montgomery
  • Officers elected to Exempt Professional Assembly Board

    Board seeks to increase EPA member participatiton in coming year

    By: University Communications DENVER – Malaika White, College of Nursing human resources manager, will become president of the Exempt Professional Assembly Board for the 2013-14 academic year.… Full Story

    June 24, 2013
    Jacque Montgomery
  • Heart implant may reduce risk of repeat stroke

    Study aims to answer important clinical question in stroke patients

    AMPLATZER™ PFO Occluder courtesy St. Jude Medical ​ DENVER –  Young stroke survivors know the risk and fear of suffering a second stroke.  A new study out today suggests that in carefully selected patients, a non-surgical approach may be part of a comprehensive strategy to take away some of that fear.… Full Story

    March 20, 2013
    Jacque Montgomery
  • Facebook messages may prevent sexually transmitted infections

    Outreach through social media can encourage condom use

    AURORA, Colo. – Sexually transmitted infection (STI) prevention messages delivered by Facebook can be effective in promoting condom use among young adults in the short term, a new study has found.… Full Story

    October 9, 2012
    Jacque Montgomery
  • New affiliation focuses on community health

    Effort combines University of Colorado Health Partners, The Little Clinic, King Soopers

    ​DENVER – The University of Colorado Health Partners, The Little Clinic and King Soopers announced an affiliation today that will provide consumers with more options to improve their health through improved healthcare services, access to professionals in a variety of fields such as nutrition, wellness programs and more.… Full Story

    September 5, 2012
    Jacque Montgomery
  • Graduate School Neuroscience Program overview

    Answers to questions regarding James Holmes

    ​Information from the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus regarding the Graduate School’s Neuroscience Program and answers to questions regarding James Holmes.… Full Story

    July 21, 2012
    Jacque Montgomery
  • University of Colorado Hospital ranked best hospital in Colorado

    U.S. News also ranks UCH in several national categories including #1 in respiratory care

    AURORA, Colo. – U.S. News and World Report ranks five specialties at the University of Colorado Hospital (UCH) as among the best in the nation including a #1 ranking for the hospital’s respiratory care.… Full Story

    July 17, 2012
    Jacque Montgomery
  • Why current strategies for fighting obesity are not working

    Epidemic of obesity requires a new focus on controlling energy balance and preventing weight gain

    DENVER – As the United States wages war on the growing epidemic of obesity among children and adults, a team of University of Colorado School of Medicine obesity researchers conclude that what the nation needs is a new battle plan – one that replaces the emphasis on widespread food restriction and weight loss with an emphasis on helping people achieve “energy balance” at a healthy body weight.… Full Story

    July 2, 2012
    Jacque Montgomery
  • Health Sciences Library names collections reading area after Bartecchis

    Professor's gifts to the library include books, medical artifacts, photographs and financial support

    AURORA, Colo. – The University of Colorado Health Sciences Library is pleased to announce the naming of the Carl and Kay Bartecchi Special Collections Reading Area in the Library’s Special Collections Room.  Carl E.… Full Story

    June 7, 2012
    Jacque Montgomery