<img height="1" width="1" style="display:none" src="https://www.facebook.com/tr?id=799546403794687&amp;ev=PageView&amp;noscript=1">
Blogs

News and Stories

By Author

Caitlin Jenney


Colorado School of Public Health presents annual award of excellence to Poudre Valley Health System

The Colorado School of Public Health named the Poudre Valley Health System’s (PVHS) Coalition for Activity and Nutrition to Defeat Obesity (CanDo) the recipient of the 2011 Excellence in Public Health Practice by an Organization award.


Author Caitlin Jenney | Publish Date May 31, 2011
Full Story

Grant will help new CU eight-year medical-training track fill Colorado physician gaps

Stethoscope

The University of Colorado established a Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science-Doctor of Medicine (BA/BS-MD) program in 2010 to cultivate more physicians to serve Colorado’s underserved communities. This month, a $1.88 million Colorado Health Foundation grant gives the BA/BS-MD program a critical boost—providing funding for the eight-year curriculum track beginning with undergraduate studies at the University of Colorado Denver Campus, and concluding at the School of Medicine at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus.


Author Caitlin Jenney | Publish Date May 18, 2011
Full Story

College of Nursing announces two Nightingale Luminary Award finalists

The annual Nightingale Luminary Awards recognize  excellence in nursing professional engagement and citizenship. This year, three University of Colorado College of Nursing professionals were nominees: assistant professors Jennifer Hensley, CNM, MSN, EdD, and Teresa Sakraida, PhD, RN, as well as PhD student, Tanya Tanner. Sakraida and Tanner were named finalists.


Author Caitlin Jenney | Publish Date May 12, 2011
Full Story

New combo lung cancer therapy improves survival over single-line treatment

A combination therapy for treating cancer discovered at the University of Colorado Cancer Center showed improved survival rates in patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), according to results from a double-blind, placebo-controlled phase 2 trial run by Syndax Pharmaceuticals.


Author Caitlin Jenney | Publish Date December 13, 2010
Full Story

Theodorescu named director of University of Colorado Cancer Center

Dr. Dan Theodorescu, a cancer researcher and urologic surgeon, has been named director of theUniversity of Colorado Cancer Center, the Rocky Mountain region’s only National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center.


Author Caitlin Jenney | Publish Date December 18, 2009
Full Story

College of Nursing professor and associate dean inducted into American Academy of Nursing

Dr. Karen Sousa

Karen H. Sousa, RN, PhD, FAAN, professor and associate dean for Research & Extramural Affairs at the University of Colorado Denver’s College of Nursing, was recently inducted into the American Academy of Nursing as a 2009 Fellow, one of nursing’s highest honors.


Author Caitlin Jenney | Publish Date November 23, 2009
Full Story

Denver Bronco brings health seminars to medical campus

The University of Colorado Denver’s Health and Wellness Center and the Daniel Graham Foundation are co-sponsoring a series of five seminars to promote physical fitness and a healthful lifestyle. The free seminars are for Denver-area high school and middle school students and their families, and will take place on the Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora.


Author Caitlin Jenney | Publish Date April 11, 2009
Full Story