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Turning a Program Requirement into an Impactful Community Project

This summer, many parents scrambled as summer camps for their children were cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Desperate parents were searching for safe activities that could engage their children after a spring of remote learning and lockdown at home.


Author School of Medicine | Publish Date September 23, 2020
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CU School of Medicine Welcomes Class of 2024

The University of Colorado School Medicine and Office of Student Life welcomed the class of 2024 with a virtual orientation last Friday, launching the new medical students on their studies while the world continues to deal with a global pandemic.


Author School of Medicine | Publish Date August 03, 2020
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CU School of Medicine in the U.S. News and World Report Rankings

The University of Colorado School of Medicine is listed No. 9 on the primary care rankings of medical schools and No. 31 on the research rankings released today by U.S. News and World Report.


Author School of Medicine | Publish Date March 17, 2020
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Julia Cooper Named Chair of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics

Julia P. Cooper, PhD, has been named chair of the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics by the University of Colorado School of Medicine, effective March 1, 2020.


Author School of Medicine | Publish Date September 19, 2019
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CU to Offer Innovative Palliative and Hospice Fellowship Training Program

The University of Colorado School of Medicine has been approved to begin offering a first-in-the-nation non-residential fellowship program as a way to meet the need for trained physician specialists in hospice and palliative medicine.


Author School of Medicine | Publish Date September 16, 2019
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Brian T. Smith Named Senior Associate Dean for Administration and Finance

Brian T. Smith has been named Senior Associate Dean for Administration and Finance for the University of Colorado School of Medicine and Executive Director of CU Medicine, effective August 1.


Author School of Medicine | Publish Date June 10, 2019
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CU-CSU Partner to Open Medical School Branch

The University of Colorado School of Medicine is in the planning stages of establishing a medical school branch in Fort Collins in partnership with Colorado State University.


Author School of Medicine | Publish Date May 30, 2019
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CU Awarded Grant for Open Educational Resources

The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus in partnership with other campuses in the CU System has received a $60,000 award under the state’s Open Education Resources (OER) initiative.


Author School of Medicine | Publish Date February 21, 2019
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Very Well Health

The Safeguards Behind COVID-19 Vaccines

news outletVery Well Health
Publish DateNovember 24, 2020

A lot has happened on the COVID-19 vaccine front over the course of the past week. Pfizer and BioNTech have asked the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for emergency use authorization for their vaccine. Modern and AstraZeneca, who each released vaccine efficacy data, are also preparing to request FDA emergency use authorization (EUA).

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The Colorado Sun

Colorado researchers are gathering data on coronavirus survivors.

news outletThe Colorado Sun
Publish DateNovember 24, 2020

Eight months into the coronavirus pandemic, Colorado doctors and scientists have a growing study sample: tens of thousands of people in the state who have survived COVID-19. 

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ABC News

TV star Melissa Gilbert shares big smile after successful spinal surgery

news outletABC News
Publish DateNovember 23, 2020

Actress Melissa Gilbert was all smiles after her "wildly successful" spinal surgery.

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The New York Times

Can an Algorithm Prevent Suicide?

news outletThe New York Times
Publish DateNovember 23, 2020

At a recent visit to the Veterans Affairs clinic in the Bronx, Barry, a decorated Vietnam veteran, learned that he belonged to a very exclusive club. According to a new A.I.-assisted algorithm, he was one of several hundred V.A. patients nationwide, of six million total, deemed at imminent risk of suicide.

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