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Psychiatry Chair Neill Epperson On “We Are Unstoppable” Podcast

This week the new podcast We Are Unstoppable from Colorado sports radio hosts and personalities Les Shapiro and Vic Lombardi features C. Neill Epperson, MD, the Robert Freedman Endowed Professor and chair of the Department of Psychiatry.  


Author Matthew Hastings | Publish Date May 13, 2020
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Research

‘We Are Unstoppable’ Podcast Launches

Launching this week is a new podcast We Are Unstoppable from Colorado sports radio hosts and personalities Les Shapiro and Vic Lombardi. The podcast features athletes, celebrities and brilliant minds in medicine examining how to “be unstoppable in the face of adversity.” Two of the initial episodes feature CU Anschutz Medical Campus leaders. 


Author Matthew Hastings | Publish Date May 07, 2020
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Research    Patient Care

This Is Breakthrough: Dr. Dan Pollyea

“AML is usually not eradicated with traditional, conventional chemotherapy,” says Dan Pollyea, MD, MS, Clinical Director of Leukemia Services and associate professor in the Division of Hematology, “and is a source of relapse when it occurs, which historically is pretty much always with this disease.”  


Author Matthew Hastings | Publish Date March 31, 2020
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Community

Olympian. World Champion. NFL Player. Entrepreneur. Mental Health Activist.

Colorado native Jeremy Bloom has “lived both” his dreams in skiing and football. His accolades speak for themselves: a three-time World Champion, two-time Olympian and 11-time World Cup gold medalist in skiing, and drafted in the fifth round by the Philadelphia Eagles. Bloom is the only athlete in history to ski in the Winter Olympics and be drafted into the NFL, and is the youngest member ever inducted into the US Skiing Hall of Fame. 


Author Matthew Hastings | Publish Date October 16, 2019
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Education

Video: First Responders In Space

Your breath rasps as you carry out a strenuous EVA (extra-vehicular activity) rocket-payload retrieval to bring critical supplies to humanity’s first Martian colony. Suddenly, you lose your footing and feel a snap in your lower leg. Gut tells you: a break. Through the pain, you radio your team about the injury. What are you going to do when help is 250 million miles away? 


Author Matthew Hastings | Publish Date July 31, 2019
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Patient Care

The importance of the mental side of healing

Bruce Gordon has always been an athlete. Climbing mountains, endurance swimming and biking came naturally to him.


Author Matthew Hastings | Publish Date July 10, 2019
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Patient Care

Vic Lombardi: Men's Health Month

Local legendary sports television and radio host Vic Lombardi knows what most men are thinking when someone nudges them to go to the doctor. 


Author Matthew Hastings | Publish Date June 26, 2019
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Patient Care

Frequently asked questions on Alzheimer's Disease

Alzheimer's disease is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States, impacting millions of Americans and their families.


Author Matthew Hastings | Publish Date June 14, 2019
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Mental Health Month 2019: Marcus Institute for Brain Health

Born out of the D-Day invasion, the motto of the US Army Rangers is “Rangers lead the way.”


Author Matthew Hastings | Publish Date May 07, 2019
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How do you run a pandemic simulation?

This spring, fourth-year School of Medicine students were once again on the front lines of a pandemic.


Author Matthew Hastings | Publish Date April 15, 2019
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