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​Pulmonary Sciences and Critical Care

Eric Schmidt, MD

As the son of a father with a serious chronic illness, Eric Schmidt came to understand the power of a good bedside manner at an early age.

Todd Bull, MD

It was in the Intensive Care Unit there that he developed a keen interest in the delicate relationship between heart and lungs.

Mark Geraci, MD

“Our overarching goal is to continue to make Colorado the place where the next generation is being trained”

DOM Newsroom

If You're Going to Die Soon, Do You Really Need Statins?

"What does it mean to a patient when you says it's OK to stop taking a medication?" asks CUs Jean Kutner, a professor in medicine.

New Targeted Treatments Extend the Lives of Patients with Deadly Cancers

CU’s Ross Camidge says the revolution in the last decade has been in diagnosing and treating cancer at the molecular level.

New market for liver disease spawns race for better testing

CU’s Greg Everson: “We found that the test had tremendous sensitivity over the full range of liver disease, not just at late stage.”

How Apple's new health app could be used or abused

"There are some things you can't figure out by someone tapping into an iPhone"

Minorities More Likely to Gain Weight in Childhood

"Health care professionals, dietitians, school systems, churches and the government, to some extent, can all get involved, but it starts at home"

From tour fan to stage, musicians work hard to stay fit on the road

CU’s Judy Regensteiner: “It’s doing nothing that’s destructive to your health. If people really want to find a way they can.”

Conversations About Women's Health

Join us for lunchtime learning as our expert physicians and researchers explain how plaque forms in our vessels, how the formation of plaque is different in men and women.

Pregnant Woman Fighting Breast Cancer Gets Good News, Twice

CU’s Virginia Borges, an expert on breast cancer care for young women, provided treatment to Heather Choate while Heather was pregnant.

Losing steam on your resolution? Add mental muscle to your workout

CU’s Holly Wyatt, medical director at the Anschutz Health and Wellness Center, says mindset is the “missing piece” in weight loss.

CU Cardiologist: Heart Valve Registry a National Model for Improving Care

A recently created national registry for noninvasive heart valve treatments serves as a model for improving patient care, according to a research report presented Thursday, Feb. 5, in Washington, D.C., by John Carroll, MD

The Virus Next Time, Denver Post

Ebola has seized the world’s attention. Justifiably so, as the virus continues to spread in West Africa, to devastating effect.

Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals announces grant funding to physician-scientists

Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals announces grant funding to physician-scientists at major academic medical centers nationwide to support new drug development

Communicating Care At The End of Life

This book carefully details the way language shapes decisions around end-of-life care.

State of the Department 2014

State of the Department presentation by Dr. David A. Schwartz

Dr. Stuart Linas will receive the Robert Narins Award

Dr. Stuart Linas will receive the Robert Narins Award at the American Society of Nephrology meeting in Philadelphia this week, 11-15-2014. This is the highest award in the society for teaching and education.