The Linda Crnic Institute for Down Syndrome announced $1.26 million in Crnic Institute Grand Challenge Grants to 13 researchers.
Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper has signed into law a marijuana safe-packaging bill that enhances protection for kids with respect to marijuana edibles.
Desmond Runyan, MD, is the 2014 recipient of the Distinguished Contribution to Child Advocacy 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.
A University of Colorado Cancer Center member is one of the first scientists to receive a Reach Award from Alex's Lemonade Stand.
The Colorado Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (CCTSI) is proud to announce the CCTSI Pilot Grant Awardees for 2014.
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.
Pediatric asthma researcher Stanley Szefler, MD, recently joined the Breathing Institute at Children's Hospital Colorado as Director of Pediatric Asthma Research.
Richard D. Krugman, MD, University of Colorado vice chancellor for health affairs and dean of the School of Medicine, announced in his Jan. 13 email to campus that he has asked the university’s leadership to begin the process of hiring his successor.
The University has received $2 million in gifts to establish an endowed chair at the Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes (BDC).
The Department of Pediatrics ranked No. 1 among medical school departments of pediatrics in total NIH funding for 2013, with $43.2 million.
Fred Suchy, MD, is the recipient of the 2013 Distinguished Service Award from the American Association for the Study of Liver Disease (AASLD).
A $48.4 million five-year grant from the National Institutes of Health will, in part, continue funding for Children's Colorado's Clinical and Translational Research Center.
Megan Treitz, MD, has been named Assistant Clerkship Director for Infant, Child and Adolescent Care, the pediatric clerkship at the University of Colorado School of Medicine.
CU Team Finds Likely Culprit Behind Liver Problems Linked to Intravenous Feeding