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Bernt Receives Clinical Scientist Development Award From Doris Duke Foundation

<p>Kathrin Bernt, MD, assistant professor of pediatrics, received a Clinical Scientist Development Award from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation.

Children's Hospital Colorado Named 'Most Wired' Hospital

Children's Hospital Colorado has been named a 2014 "Most Wired" hospital by Hospitals and Health Networks (H&HN) magazine.

Children’s Hospital Colorado Ranked No. 6 in the Nation

U.S. News & World Report has ranked Children's Hospital Colorado No. 6 on their 2014-2015 Best Children's Hospital Honor Roll.

Cain Receives Distinguished Alumnus Award

Jeffrey Cain, MD, chief of family medicine at Children’s Hospital Colorado, was given the Charles A. Preuss M.D. Distinguished Alumnus Award by Oregon Health & Science University.

Treitz, Soep Receive Enhancing Education Grants

The University of Colorado School of Medicine recently announced the first round of the enhancing education grants that the School is making with the ongoing funding support from the University of Colorado Health.

Dr. Cueno Helps Author Scientific Statement on Fetal Cardiac Disease

​​Dr. Bettina F. Cueno, visiting professor of pediatrics, helped author this scientific statement on the diagnosis and treatment of fetal cardiac disease, which was published in Circulation, a Journal of the American Heart Association.

Keller Joins Department as Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs and Clinical Transformation

David Keller, MD, joined the faculty at the University of Colorado School of Medicine as a Visiting Professor and Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs and Clinical Transformation of the Department of Pediatrics on October 1, 2013.

Linda Crnic Institute for Down Syndrome Awards $1.26 Million in Grand Challenge Grants Supporting 13 Researchers

The Linda Crnic Institute for Down Syndrome announced $1.26 million in Crnic Institute Grand Challenge Grants to 13 researchers.

Marijuana safe-packaging bill becomes law

Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper has signed into law a marijuana safe-packaging bill that enhances protection for kids with respect to marijuana edibles.

Runyan Recipient of Distinguished Contribution to Child Advocacy Award

Desmond Runyan, MD, is the 2014 recipient of the Distinguished Contribution to Child Advocacy Award.

Friedman Receives Mentoring Award

Jed Friedman, PhD, professor of pediatrics, biochemistry and molecular genetics, professor in reproductive sciences, has been honored by the CU Denver Postdoctoral Association with a new award for outstanding contributions in postdoctoral mentoring.

CU Cancer Center Members Awarded Grants From Alex's Lemonade Stand

A University of Colorado Cancer Center member is one of the first scientists to receive a Reach Award from Alex's Lemonade Stand.

CCTSI Announces 2014 Pilot Grant Awardees

​​The Colorado Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (CCTSI) is proud to announce the CCTSI Pilot Grant Awardees for 2014.

Maahs Awarded 5-Year, $2.4 Million Grant For Kidney Research

David Maahs, MD, PhD, has been awarded a 5-year grant for $2.4 million dollars to evaluate the benefit of a drug called allopurinol, an FDA approved drug to lower uric acid.

Szefler Named Director of Pediatric Asthma Research

Pediatric asthma researcher Stanley Szefler, MD, recently joined the Breathing Institute at Children's Hospital Colorado as Director of Pediatric Asthma Research.