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The Division of Biomedical Informatics and Personalized Medicine (BIPM) in the Department of Medicine was established in 2013.

Department of Medicine Biomedical Informatics and Personalized Medicine

Newsroom - Division of Biomedical Informatics and Personalized Medicine


Kathleen Barnes: The Power of Big Data

Barnes is building CU's expertise in health data and biocomputing into a world-class personalized medicine program.

DOM Announces 2016 Outstanding Early Career Scholar

Catherine Lozupone, PhD, will use her award to uncover connections between the human microbiome and inflammatory disease.

The World's Most Influential Scientific Minds 2014

Lozupone named one of The World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds, 2014” in the field of Microbiology by Thomson Reuters.

Gut Check

Getting the Inside Story on Health

Some of my best friends are germs

Lozupone was the lead author on an important 2012 paper in Nature, “Diversity, Stability and Resilience of the Human Gut Microbiota,”

From the Chair - June 2013

Welcome to our Department of Medicine newsletter which will become a regular occurrence to help you keep up with all the things happening in our Department.


DOM Newsroom

Celebrating the Impact of Philanthropy at CU Anschutz

​Momentum is an annual publication that celebrates the power and impact of philanthropy at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus.


A new citizen-science initiative is cataloguing the weird microbes that live among us.

Troubling trend with life expectancy

KUSA - For decades, it's been the same trend of people living longer year after year in the U.S.

Patient safety may drop during doctor rotations

“Our results show that patients exposed to this type of transition in care were at a greater risk of death in the hospital as compared to those not undergoing this type of transition,” said Joshua Denson

Higher death rates associated with routine handoff of patients

Researchers at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus have found higher mortality rates among hospitalized patients during routine transitions of care from one medical resident to another.

In Rare Disorder, Woman's Immune System Attacks Her Own Brain

Although the disease is rare, it's “not as rare as people think,” said Susan Mathai, an assistant professor of medicine who teaches pulmonary science and critical care at the CU School of Medicine.

CU Cancer Center welcomes Matthew Rioth, MD

Although his career at the CU Cancer Center is just beginning, Rioth already has big plans for the future of his research.

Promising new AIDS research taking place at University of Colorado Hospital

“It’s not a vaccine. It’s a medication that is used to prevent infection,” said Tom Campbell, the Medical Director of the Clinical and Translational Research Center.

Limb lost, love found

A serious accident put Josh Bryan’s life on a surprising new path

Cancer Patient Ecstatic Over Special Visit From Denver Broncos

Medical Oncologist Thomas Flaig of UCH said, “What we’d like to do is encourage men themselves to come forward to address these issues and really start a dialogue with their physicians about men’s health and cancers that affect men.”

How Doctors Die

While we like to think of ourselves as autonomous masters of our own destiny, our results make us wonder if forces beyond our control drive much of what we see in medical care in the last months of life.

This Grant Has Totally Rocked My World

“It is an innovative idea to support the personal needs of a scientist, and I hope the idea spreads to other granting agencies.”

DREAM Program Introduces Med Students to Research

“Medical school is very cut-and-dried,” says Nycz. “It’s very structured compared to this research work, where we’re using new tools, we’re improving them as we go, and no one knows how it’s going to turn out.”