• University of Colorado Cancer Center elected to elite group

    Members dedicated to helping cancer patients live better lives

    March 20, 2013
    Erika Matich
  • Catching Babies

    Nurse-midwifery grows in popularity with mothers and students

    March 4, 2013
    Vicki Hildner
    Certified nurse-midwife with pregnant woman
  • 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
  • Working toward a breakthrough in prosthetic technology

    Bioengineering researcher Weir expects to see Implantable MyoElectric Sensors tested in amputees this spring

    January 24, 2013
    Chris Casey
  • Choline in infants can prevent schizophrenia

    Supplementation during pregnancy presents a new approach to schizophrenia prevention

    By Jackie Brinkman | University Communications AURORA, Colo.  (Jan. 17, 2013) – Choline, an essential nutrient similar to the B vitamin and found in foods such as liver, muscle meats, fish, nuts and eggs, when given as a dietary supplement in the last two trimesters of pregnancy and in early infancy, is showing a lower rate of physiological schizophrenic risk factors in infants 33 days old.… Full Story

    January 17, 2013
    Jackie Brinkman
  • Biggest Loser ... and Gainer

    Pharmacy student gives diabetes patient new life strategy

    ​byAlex Rodriguez, 4th-year Pharmacy Student For 65-year-old Rex Vaughn, meeting pharmacy student Julie Bohm was the impetus he needed to change his life.… Full Story

    December 3, 2012
  • Vaccine safety focus of international summit

    Colorado School of Public Health hosts Pan-American experts

    By David Kelly | University Communications AURORA, Colo. – Public health officials from across the Americas converged on the Anschutz Medical Campus Thursday for the first Pan-American Vaccine Safety Summit, aimed at creating new ways of delivering immunizations safely.… Full Story

    May 10, 2012
    David Kelly
  • Laser Replacing Scalpel at UCH Eye Center

    LenSx laser improves surgical precision, patient recovery and outcomes

    Eye surgeons at the University of Colorado Hospital (UCH) are using their scalpels less and instead embracing the latest technology for removing cataracts: bladeless cataract surgery.… Full Story

    February 29, 2012
    Dan Weaver