健康 & 健康

以社区为中心,覆盖全球

在DU,lol赛事押注平台致力于通过改善医疗保健来丰富社区. lol赛事押注平台的健康和公共健康研究涵盖了一系列的主题, from evaluating 3D printing in heart valve replacement to considering cultural perspectives for more effective psychotherapy.

Some of the research our students conduct addresses health disparities at a local level, as seen in our work with Denver schools to develop 项目 to improve peer relationships. Other research efforts focus on global concerns involving the psychological effects of trauma and disaster recovery. 对于本科生和研究生都有选择, 你将有机会在你到达的那天参与这些活动.

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    各级别的选择

    除了毕业的机会, we offer undergraduate students the chance to participate in our health and wellness research.

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    不同的主题

    从生物力学到心理治疗, we host a variety of 项目 appealing to students interested in health and wellness fields.

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    广泛的参与

    lol赛事押注平台60%的教师从事研究工作, 有422名教职员工发表著作.

在DU的创意会议上的参与者
DU创新训练营

lol赛事押注平台的X-ITE项目举办了飞往丹佛的航班, 为期三天的技术人员训练营, 工程师, 科学家和其他创新者. 在一起, 他们与来自大学的专家合作, 私营部门, nonprofits and public sector groups to solve global problems like hunger and poverty.

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A 2006 service learning project inspired two University of Denver students to fight poverty at home in the Westwood neighborhood, 是丹佛最穷的人之一. 当他们发现健康食品有限的问题时,y developed a nonprofit that works with residents to build gardens and community urban farms.

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lol赛事押注平台的学生研究脊髓和大脑损伤.
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Three engineering students spent a year working to design and build an adaptive seat so a patient with paraplegia could participate in Denver's Dragon Boat Festival. The seat is the product of a long-running partnership between DU and Craig Hospital to provide options for people with spinal cord and brain injuries.

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社区参与

We have a balanced focus between basic science 和 application of research to communities. lol赛事押注平台的教师和学生都活跃在社区中, seeing how their work can benefit individual outcomes like working to underst和 mental health effects of domestic violence and partnering with local law enforcement to help victims. lol赛事押注平台也在评估脊椎指压疗法的有效性.

Another major effort began when student researchers from our Graduate School of Professional Psychology found that 96 percent of prisoners in the Denver County Jail had a history of traumatic brain injury. This led to the creation of an ongoing therapy program spanning the Front Range, 提供心理健康援助, 社区资源, 还有惩教人员和家属的课程. The goal of this work is to give communities the support necessary to re-integrate these individuals when they're released and reduce rates of repeated offense.

中心、研究院 & 实验室

研究人员在实验室检查流体样本.

诺贝尔健康老龄化研究所

The Knoebel Institute creates and implements solutions for issues related to aging. 它需要一个整体的方法来解决问题, 结合工程, 自然科学, 社会工作与心理学. Current research efforts range from understanding the impact concussions during youth have on the development of Alzheimer's later in life to improving public attitudes towards aging.

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托德·布兰肯希普教授在研究实验室检查试管样本.

教授托德·布兰肯希普

Dr. Blankenship uses imaging and genetic techniques to study the reshaping of epithelial cells, lol赛事押注平台皮肤和器官的结构是什么. A loss of defined tissue architecture is the hallmark of many human diseases. He and his team seek to fully explore this connection with the help of graduate and undergraduate students in the biological sciences, 生物化学和物理.

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Motion tracking devices shown on a test subject's knee to test human dynamics in a lab.

人类动力学实验室

lol赛事押注平台的 人类动力学实验室 works to develop new ways to understand human movement and its relation to injury and recovery. Using cameras 和 motion tracking technology typically associated with video game design and computer animation, we're finding new ways to improve rehabilitation techniques and help athletes avoid injury.

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