The complexities of today’s global challenges require approaches that address them head-on with creativity, an equity mindset, and diverse, interdisciplinary teams. As Colorado’s only public urban research university, our R1- affiliated research enterprise is designed to solve problems that matter – from pandemic mitigation and vaccine hesitancy to urban sustainability.
Poised to respond to real-world challenges in real time and look around corners to uncover new and emerging discoveries, CU Denver’s researchers continue to lead ground-breaking research on the COVID-19 pandemic. From PPE development to addressing inequalities that emerged or were exacerbated during the pandemic, CU Denver observed and acted when much of the world stopped. Here are some stories that highlight our work and findings.
First-of-its kind research shows ‘near zero’ association with cash drawings and vaccinations.
As more and more people are eligible—and eager—to get vaccinated against COVID-19, her perspective can create understanding for the reasons why a small percentage of people are not yet signing up for an appointment.
We’re asking for nominations for those who have gone above and beyond to support Research and Creative Activities at CU Denver during the pandemic.