As Chair, it’s a pleasure for me to welcome you to the Neurology Department of the University of Colorado School of Medicine.
The Department is part of the University of Colorado | Anschutz Medical Campus and is one of the largest academic medical centers between Chicago and the West Coast. The School of Medicine is among the top medical schools nationally in NIH funding and partners with numerous nationally recognized affiliated hospitals.
Dr. Christopher Filley has long studied white matter pathology. Located below the surface of the brain, even the most high-tech imaging can’t easily resolve its details. But recent findings, made possible by advancements in brain imaging and autopsy examinations, are beginning to show researchers how critical white matter is. -The Conversation, May 5, 2022
CU Anschutz researchers began studying patients with multiple sclerosis and their first-degree relatives in hopes of identifying disease before symptoms even strike. Now, they are doing just that, potentially altering lives. -CU Anschutz Today, Mar 22, 2022
From a chance meeting at a 2018 conference, Maria Nagel, MD and Diego Restrepo, PhD are collaboratively investigating possible triggers and accelerants of early onset Alzheimer’s and potential therapies. They join Dr. Thomas Flaig, Vice Chancellor for Research, in a stimulating podcast discussion. -CU Anschutz Today, Mar. 16, 2022
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Gifts to the Department of Neurology allow our multiple specialty areas to excel in our commitment to improve patient treatment and care, engage in cutting-edge research, and train the next generation of neurologists.