The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus is at the forefront of transformative research, science, healthcare and innovation, and today I am proud to share our team’s first Research Annual Report.
As our research enterprise continues to grow, so does our impact. Over the past year, scientists at CU Anschutz have collaborated across campus institutions, medical specialties and research communities to advance a multitude of groundbreaking new discoveries. From fundamental investigations into cellular mechanisms to advancing large-scale public health initiatives, our team’s collective scientific contributions have made a dramatic impact on human health and well-being worldwide.
This report captures the key research milestones and successes, while also highlighting some specific findings and innovations pioneered on our campus that are advancing scientific progress in monumental ways.
It is an honor to serve as the Vice Chancellor for Research at CU Anschutz, and I am grateful to our entire research community for their tremendous efforts over the past year.Thomas Flaig, MD
million annual sponsored research awards
five-year growth in sponsored research funding
principal investigators on campus
open clinical research studies on campus
participants enrolled in clinical research studies
From basic science to translational research and everything in-between, the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus is bringing discoveries from the laboratory to the clinic to the world at large – all at a remarkable scale and speed.
The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research is the backbone of support for all the research taking place across the CU Anschutz Medical Campus. Last year, our team solidified a mission and vision statement that captures our team’s important work, purpose and goals.
Committed to a diverse, team-based culture, we engage and collaborate with the research community to provide expertise, support and guidance for the advancement of science.
Together, we make tomorrow’s research happen.
human subject protocols
investigational drug and device applications to FDA
pounds of hazardous waste/chemicals safely disposed of
IACUC-approved research projects
help desk tickets completed
competitive grant proposals submitted
Meet the dedicated Office of Research team members who are working behind the scenes to advance scientific discovery at CU Anschutz.