Transforming Healthcare Lecture Series

Transforming Healthcare is a community lecture series that showcases the extraordinary medical advancements and scientific progress taking place at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus. Presented by Chancellor Donald M. Elliman, each lecture examines a different timely issue or provocative question in research and healthcare.

The fall 2022 lecture featured the cutting-edge research of the CU Anschutz Department of Psychiatry. This event offered a unique opportunity to learn about the discoveries that are transforming the mental health treatment landscape – from artificial intelligence technologies and digital apps, to new drugs and implantable brain devices.

Recordings of past Transforming Healthcare lectures are available below.

The next Transforming Healthcare event will take place in spring 2023. More details will be announced early next year.

Past Transforming Healthcare Lectures

New Frontiers in Mental Health Treatment

November 1st, 2022

Amid a nationwide mental health crisis, Colorado ranks among the worst states for access to treatment and services. View this video to learn how CU Anschutz is shifting this paradigm by putting groundbreaking new psychiatric treatments and tools directly in the hands of providers and patients to improve mental health for all.

The Promise (and Proof) of RNA Research

April 26th, 2022

The Spring 2022 lecture featured the cutting-edge research of the CU School of Medicine’s RNA Bioscience Initiative (RBI). Our renowned team of RBI researchers shared how their RNA breakthroughs are transforming the future of medicine, opening up a wide range of new treatments, tools and therapies.

Breakthroughs in Cancer Treatment and Care

February 4th, 2020

This Transforming Healthcare lecture series, presented by CU Anschutz Chancellor Don Elliman, will feature the top University of Colorado Cancer Center doctors who are working on cutting-edge techniques to diagnose, treat, and prevent cancer in adults and children.

Breakthroughs in Orthopedics

November 4th, 2019

The University of Colorado School of Medicine’s Department of Orthopedics offers Colorado and the Rocky Mountain region and range and depth of expertise in spine, joint, and limb repair and care.