In January, the Colorado Legislature passed a resolution honoring contributions the Anschutz Medical Campus, School of Medicine, University of Colorado Cancer Center and
Heath was diagnosed with Stage I esophageal cancer last summer. Dr. Fukami, also a therapeutic endoscopist, performed a minimally invasive
Other legislators in the Senate and House, including Rep. Dianne Primavera and Rep. Michael Merrifield, recounted their own “life-saving” experiences with cancer treatment. Professors William Robinson, MD, medical oncology, and David Raben, MD, radiation oncology, provided treatment to Primavera and Merrifield, respectively.