The Department of Pediatrics was ranked fifth in the nation for "Best Pediatrics Programs" by U.S. News & World Report.
Collaborators on the Anschutz Medical Campus have created the Lifecourse Epidemiology of Adiposity and Diabetes (LEAD) center, where scientists will help understand the causes and identify population approaches to preventing obesity and diabetes.
Donald C. Bross, JD, PhD, professor of pediatrics in the Kempe Center for Child Abuse and Neglect, has been selected as the 2015 faculty winner of the Thomas Jefferson Award at the University of Colorado. This is one of the university’s highest awards.
Formerly called the Trivisible Room, the space on the second floor of Research Complex 2 has been renamed in honor of Richard D. Krugman, the School of Medicine’s longest-serving dean and the university’s vice chancellor for health affairs.
John J. Reilly, Jr., MD, has been named the next dean of the University of Colorado School of Medicine and the University’s vice chancellor for health affairs, effective April 1, 2015.
Amy Brooks-Kayal, MD, professor of pediatrics and neurology, was elected president of the American Epilepsy Society (AES) at the group’s annual meeting last month in Seattle.
Dr. John “Jack” H. Githens, Professor Emeritus of Pediatrics, passed away November 5, 2014, at the age of 92.
Dr. Samuel Dominguez and Dr. Kevin Messacar were awarded our first Astute Clinician Award at Children’s Hospital Colorado.
Carol Okada, M.D. has accepted the position of Director of Service of Inpatient Pediatrics at Denver Health.
Andrea Steck, MD, is the newest recipient of the American Diabetes Association Thomas R. Lee Award for her ADA-funded research project: “Determinants of rate of progression to type 1 diabetes."
Numerous awards were announced on Oct. 3 during the State of the Department speech by Stephen Daniels, MD, PhD.
Peter M. Mourani, MD, has been named Medical Director for the Children’s Clinical Research Organization (CCRO).
The National Society of Genetic Counselors recently announced this year’s NSGC Leadership Award Winners, and among the six recipients was Kami Wolfe Schneider, MS, CGC, who received the Outstanding Volunteer award.
Kathrin Bernt, MD, assistant professor of pediatrics, received a Clinical Scientist Development Award from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation.
Children's Hospital Colorado has been named a 2014 "Most Wired" hospital by Hospitals and Health Networks (H&HN) magazine.