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Graduating CU Medical Student Helps Provide Crucial Medical Care to Syrians

Forty-eight Syrians who’ve lost limbs due to the ongoing civil war now have prosthetic devices because of Haya Kaliounji, who graduates from the University of Colorado School of Medicine in May.

Author Kara Mason | Publish Date May 06, 2024
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Research Shows Value of Mental Health Training for Teachers in India

Could offering just three days of child mental health training to primary school teachers in a rural area of India help improve teachers’ mental health literacy and address students’ mental health needs?     

Author Tayler Shaw | Publish Date April 16, 2024
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CU Anschutz names new dean of medicine

news outletDenver Business Journal
Publish DateMay 16, 2024

A national search has ended for the next academic leader of medicine at Colorado's largest academic health care system.

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Jamaica Observor

Ernest Madu to deliver keynote at Uni of Colorado med school graduation

news outletJamaica Observor
Publish DateMay 15, 2024

As founder and chairman of Heart Institute of the Caribbean (HIC) Professor Madu brings a wealth of expertise and global recognition to this prestigious event.

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Denver Gazette

Colorado ranks No. 10 in fatal drug overdoses, bucking the national trend

news outletDenver Gazette
Publish DateMay 15, 2024

Bucking a national downward trend, more people died from drug overdoses in Colorado from December 2022 to December 2023 than the previous one-year period – a sobering reminder that the crisis is still hammering the western states while showing signs of easing in the east.

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How worried should we be about avian flu? Academic experts weigh in

news outletAAMC
Publish DateMay 15, 2024

Bird flu is spreading into unprecedented territory in the United States, infecting scores of cows at dairy farms in nine states and jumping to one farm worker — only the second confirmed case ever of a human getting infected by the H5N1 virus within the United States. 

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