People who get COVID-19 have a treatment option that can significantly reduce their odds of hospitalization, but it’s not a substitute for trying to avoid infection in the first place through vaccination, doctors say.
Emmy Betz, MD, MPH, professor of emergency medicine, and colleagues have been awarded a $1.7 million National Institutes of Health grant for a national study designed to improve firearm safety for people with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias.
Throughout the month of September, in recognition of the American Medical Association’s (AMA) Women in Medicine Month, CU Anschutz News is recognizing a few of the extraordinary women who work in all aspects of the medical field on this campus. They share the significance of being a woman in medicine and the challenges of fulfilling their numerous roles during a worldwide pandemic. Brigadier General Kathleen Flarity is highlighted in the launch of the series.