William Elder, Jr., MD, credits the expertise and mentorship of
Frank Accurso, MD, for his ability to attend medical school despite a
lifelong diagnosis of cystic fibrosis.
After his son, Nate, was killed by a roadside bomb in Iraq, CU Alumnus
Bill Krissoff, MD, decided to enlist in the Navy Medical Corps so he
could take care of Marines and "complete Nate's unfinished work."
In the latest Faculty Matters, Dan Matlock, MD, MPH, and Stacy Fischer,
MD, report how they researched the belief that doctors "die differently"
than the rest of the public.
"I think it was one of the most crucial experiences I had prior to
starting my career,' says CU School of Medicine graduate Chisom Agbim
of Children's Hospital Colorado's Medical Career Collaborative Program.