James Beck, MD, professor, Pulmonary Sciences and Critical Care and vice chair for Veterans Affairs in the Department of Medicine, was appointed the new councilor for CU chapter of Alpha Omega Alpha, the national medical honor society.
Stephen Koester and colleague present findings from fieldwork among Denver's homeless population to examine how the city's recently enacted camping ban affected people's living arrangements and survival strategies.
Meredith Mealer, PhD, RN, assistant professor, School of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary Sciences & Critical Care Medicine, has been named the director of the Colorado Multiple Institution Review Board (COMIRB).
Ashby Butnor, PhD, is the director of First-Year Experiences. She comes to CU Denver from Auraria Campus partner Metropolitan State University of Denver.
The awards recognize exceptional accomplishments completed by Colorado and Wyoming landscape architects during 2014.
Peter J. Rice, PharmD, PhD, Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, was selected as a 2015 Fellow by the American Pharmacist Association (APhA).
Zaneta Thayer, PhD, assistant professor of Anthropology, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, recently published two articles addressing effects of stress during pregnancy.
Troy Butler, PhD, assistant professorof Mathematical and Statistical Science, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, is in a new video detailing how to improve the predictive capabilities of mathematical models that can help in severe storm forecasting.
Lawrence Hunter, PhD, professor of pharmacology, Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, received the 2015 Outstanding Contributions to the ISCB Award from the International Society for Computational Biology.
Drs. Moyed Miften and Bernard Jones, Radiation Oncology, School of Medicine, recently were awarded a contract from Varian Medical Systems to support research for treating pancreas cancer.
A biography about German neuroscientist Emil du Bois-Reymond, written by CU Denver Associate Professor of History Gabriel Finkelstein, PhD, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, was selected as a Best Book of 2014 by Science Books and Films .
CU Denver Professor and Chair of Ethnic Studies Donna Martinez, PhD, was recently named an associate editor of the New Direction in the Humanities Collection.
Jacqueline Jones, PhD, RN, FAAN, FRCNA, associate professor, College of Nursing, has written an article “The Future as a Series of Transitions: Qualitative Study of Heart Failure Patients and Their Informal Caregivers.”
Jody Tanabe, MD, professor and vice chair of research in the Department of Radiology, School of Medicine, has been honored with the 2014 Distinguished Investigator Award from the Academy of Radiology Research.
Casey Allen, assistant professor of Geography and Environmental Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, co-edited a new book, Geomorphological Fieldwork, Volume 18.
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Professor and Chair of Biology John Swallow and his lab groups are applying information about neurotransmitters to illustrate the power of using insect models to study aggression.
Amy Brooks-Kayal, MD, professor of pediatrics and neurology, School of Medicine, was elected president of the American Epilepsy Society (AES) at the group’s annual meeting last month in Seattle.
Sarah K. Fields, JD, PhD, associate professor in Communication, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, co-edited the new anthology: Sport and the Law: Historical and Cultural Intersections.
Cory Hilliard, CU-Boulder Buffs associate athletic director, Business Operations, and adjunct instructor in the CU Denver Business School teaches Finance in the Sports and Entertainment Industries in the Sports and Entertainment certificate program.
Robert Lee Page, Skaggs School of Pharmacy and School of Medicine, is serving on two committees of the American Heart Association. He is the pharmacy/clinical pharmacology representative.
Senior Professional Research Assistant Leslie Knaub received the Steven Fadul Award last month from School of Medicine Dean Richard Krugman, MD, during a gathering of the Department of Physiology and Biophysics.
Ann Komara, associate professor and chair of Landscape Architecture, College of Architecture and Planning, has been awarded a residency fellowship by the Camargo Foundation in Cassis, France.
College of Nursing colleagues Ellyn Matthews, Madalynn Neu and Paul Cook have published research findings on sleep among children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) and their mothers.
Andrew Friedson, PhD, assistant professor of Economics, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, was awarded the prestigious Richard Musgrave Prize by the National Tax Association.
The CU Denver Association of Lecturers and Instructors announced the recipients of the Non-Tenure-Track Faculty Professional Development grants for fall 2014. Funding for each of these six $500 grants is provided through the Office of the Provost.
Jeffrey Cohn has been named the new deputy chief of police for CU Denver l CU Anschutz.
Christine G. H. Franck, planning director of Contemporary Traditional Architecture Initiatives in the College of Architecture and Planning, last month delivered a lecture in Nashville, Tenn., entitled “The Art of Craft Today.”
A team led by School of Medicine colleagues John Cambier, PhD, and Yosef Refaeli, PhD, has received a patent for a technique to create large amounts of adult blood stem cells using small blood samples including cord blood or bone marrow.
A team led by Jeffrey Stansbury, PhD, CU School of Dental Medicine and professor CU-Boulder College of Engineering & Applied Sciences, has received a patent for a photopolymerization process
Melissa Furness, associate professor of Art in Painting and Drawing in the College of Arts & Media, has been invited as an ambassador for the 2015 Biennial of the Americas.