The Department of Medicine developed this web page to communicate and provide relevant information and resources in response to COVID-19.
Next Town Hall
Join us on September 29 from 7-8pm: "Monoclonal Antibodies" with Adit Ginde, MD, Professor of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine. Contact Holli Keyser for the Zoom link.
Past COVID-19 Town Halls
Sept 22, 2021: "Boosters and SARS-CoV-2 Variants"
Zoom Video Recording: https://youtu.be/prgaNTUtWwU
Sept 14, 2021: "Epidemiology of the Surge"
Zoom Video Recording: https://youtu.be/BoY0CMYkXuw
Feb 18, 2021: "Vaccine Update – What’s Approved, What’s in the Pipeline, and How do they Compare?”
Zoom Video Recording: https://youtu.be/wX1bOoXcDI4
Feb 10, 2021: "Children and COVID-19: The Importance of Vaccination”
Zoom Video Recording: https://youtu.be/VohsIdINtZQ
Feb 4, 2021: "COVID-19 Treatment: Where Are we Now?"
Zoom Video Recording: https://youtu.be/UZG8rd42PLU
Jan 28, 2021 “Update on SARS-CoV2-specific antibody therapies for COVID-19”
Zoom Video Recording: https://youtu.be/jCBs0htPBaw
Jan 21, 2021 "COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution: Update on a Work in Progress”
Zoom Video Recording: https://youtu.be/-hu926Aqedw
Slides: DOM Town Hall Slides_1.21.21_Burman
DOM Town Hall Slides_1.21.21_Douglas
Jan 13, 2021 "Implications of Genetic Variants of SARS-CoV-2: A New Pandemic Phase?”
Zoom Video Recording: https://youtu.be/uaYiLJ4NES4
Jan 7, 2021 "COVID-19: What Happened post-Thanksgiving and What’s Next?"
Zoom Video Recording: https://youtu.be/UCC6VKpjUqY
Dec 17, 2020 "Your Charge is Low: How to Manage Pandemic Depletion"
Zoom Video Recording: https://youtu.be/nwXK8y0K8oM
Dec 2, 2020 "UCH COVID Command Center "What it is and How it Works”
Zoom Video Recording: https://youtu.be/kByneYiedck
Nov 19, 2020 "Vaccine Development, Trials and Distribution"
Zoom Video Recording: https://youtu.be/GsL-_ST-oNk
Nov 12, 2020 “What’s Known and What’s in the Pipeline?”
Zoom Video Recording: https://youtu.be/IywhVB3U5BY?t=1
Nov 5, 2020 "Fighting Stigma: Facing Barriers to Mental Health for Faculty and Staff”
Zoom Video Recording: https://youtu.be/KesBKiPghmU
Oct 28, 2020 "COVID-19: What's Next?"
With special guest Dean Jon Samet, Colorado School of Public Health
Zoom Video Recording: https://youtu.be/uXr1Ird-gOk
April 9, 2020
Presentation Slides: DOM Town Hall_040920
*Note: the recording file was damaged and unusable
Dec 2, 2020: Inequalities in Wellbeing in Medicine
Oct 21, 2020: Effect of HIV-1 and SARS-CoV-2 on innate lymphoid cells
Oct 14, 2020: Impact of COVID-19 on Family Members and Providers
June 10, 2020: Endothelialitis, Inflammation and Thrombosis in COVID-19
May 13, 2020: Mind the Brain: Mental Health in the Time of COVID-19
April 22, 2020: SARS-CoV2 Vaccine Development
April 1, 2020: COVID-19: Challenges, Opportunities and Unknowns
The WellDOM team continues to advocate for and provide practical resources to care for self, family and teams and enable and encourage wellbeing strategies to support social connection while physical distancing.
As you work to take care of your patients, teams, colleagues, families and community, do not forget to take care of you.
This section is organized with the following resources:
WellDOM Advisory Committee and Champions- representatives from divisions (staff, faculty, APPs, PRAs) provide well-being resources and support to colleagues.
You@CUAnschutz Portal: A new confidential portal to own your wellbeing with resources for mental and physical health, finding balance and more.
Health and Wellness Center’s Resource Page
UCHealth Wellbeing for faculty and staff (use your university credentials to log-in)
Healthcare Worker Wellbeing Support Line 303-724-2500
Past the Pandemic Sessions for Healthcare Workers
Virtual Balint Groups
2021 Virtual Lecture Series: Enhancing Healthcare Professionals through Engagement with the Arts
Denver Health Employees
National Jewish Employees
Student & Resident Mental Health Resources
Mental Health Resources - All
Lift up the many courageous, compassionate and extraordinary things that you and your teams do every day.
All Department of Medicine employees are encouraged to submit a message of gratitude via the WellDOM Recognition Form.
WellDOM will compile each individual message into a branded e-card and send to the recipient on your behalf. Please consider recognizing your colleagues, direct reports, supervisors, or any faculty or staff member within the Department of Medicine for the outstanding work they perform
Child Care Resources
Showers and Hotel Resources
“Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.” – Viktor E. Frankl
As we navigate situations of crisis, now and in the future, intentional leadership is crucial to achieve high level productivity, efficiency, and general well-being. The information below are not all inclusive, but rather intended to serve as thought starters, best practices and curated resources.
Leading through Crisis Objectives
Leading Through Crisis Resources- an overview of resources depending on needs and desires for leadership navigating change.
Additional Resource Articles