• 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
  • Second University of Colorado vaccine approved by FDA for shingles

    CDC recommends Shingrix for shingles prevention

    The Centers for Disease Control’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices recommended new treatment practices Wednesday for shingles based on a vaccine initially developed at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, now the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus.… Full Story

    October 27, 2017
    Nathan Gill
    shingles virus
  • TBI laws effective in reducing concussions among high school athletes

    Approximately 671 concussions reported in high school sports each day in US

    A new study using data collected in a national sports injury surveillance system by researchers at the Colorado School of Public Health at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus has found that state-level TBI laws are, in fact, beneficial in reducing the rates of new and recurrent concussions among U.S.… Full Story

    October 23, 2017
    Nathan Gill
  • 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
  • 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
  • New oral diabetes drug shows promise

    Sotagliflozin may improve glucose control without weight gain or increase in severe hypoglycemia

    A University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus study finds sotagliflozin helps control glucose and reduces the need for insulin in patients with type 1 diabetes.… Full Story

    September 13, 2017
    Nathan Gill
  • Jankowski awarded NIH funding for bone density study

    Project to test exercise and a hormone therapy for older women

    Approximately 46 percent (21 million) of older women in the United States have low bone mass, a condition that increases the risk of fracture, disability, and death, but may also be reversible.… Full Story

    September 12, 2017
    Nathan Gill
    Kathy Jankowski, CU College of Nursing
  • Small cash incentives can encourage primary care visits

    They reduce emergency department use and improve patient care while lowering long-term costs

    An economic experiment to inform policymakers considering Medicaid expansion shows small cash incentives to low-income people with new health care coverage can promote primary care visits that may significantly reduce costs overall.… Full Story

    August 7, 2017
    Nathan Gill
    health money