Art from the CU Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus Community is an exhibition presented by the Exhibits Committee of the Health Sciences Library.
There are many talented artists on our campuses! This juried annual exhibition is an opportunity for us to learn about our talented co-workers, faculty, staff, and students.
Exhibit dates: January 5 – March 31, 2017
Opening Reception: January 26, 2017, 3 pm – 5 pm in Gallery
Location: Health Sciences Library, Gallery, 3rd Floor (directions and parking)
How Not to Die
by Michael Greger, MD
From the physician behind the wildly popular Web site NutritionFacts.org, reveals the groundbreaking scientific evidence behind the only diet that can prevent and reverse many of the causes of disease-related death.
The simple truth is that most doctors are good at treating acute illnesses but bad at preventing chronic disease. The fifteen leading causes of premature death–-illnesses such as heart disease, cancer, diabetes, Parkinson’s, high blood pressure, and others–-claim the lives of 1.6 million Americans annually. …you will learn which foods to eat and which lifestyle changes to make to help prevent or fight these diseases and to live longer.
3rd floor Special Collections, Indigenous
INDIG QT 235 G818h 2015
DNA to Beer: Harnessing Nature in Medicine and Industry
The Health Science Library hosts a combined beer talk and tasting event during our
National Library of Medicine traveling exhibit on Tuesday, October 18th.
From 4:00-4:50pm in the 3rd Floor Reading Room there will be a talk given by Robert Sclafani,
from the SOM Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics department, entitled – “Yeast and Humans in Civilization: the science behind a long-standing fermented relationship.”
Light snacks will be provided.
From 5:00-6:00pm we’ll visit Ursula Brewery on Montview Boulevard where David Olson, the Headbrewer, will be on hand to give tours and answer questions.
There will be a tasting of one of the beverages produced onsite.
Space is limited, please register at bit.ly/beertalktaste
On Display September 19 to November 6, 2016 in the 3rd floor Library Gallery
From DNA to Beer: The exhibition illustrates the history of this dynamic relationship among
microbes, medicine, technology, and industry, which has spanned centuries.
The exhibition is accompanied by MillerCoors historic advertisements, and original artwork, Good Times, by Gordon Snidow.
An exhibit of home-brewing equipment will also be on display
This exhibition was developed and produced by the National Library of Medicine and the
Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History.
The Answer to the Riddle is Me
by David Stuart MacLean
What if you had to reconstruct your identity from scratch?
“On October 17, 2002, David MacLean ‘woke up’ on a train platform in India with no idea who he was or why he was there. No money. No passport. No identity.
Taken to a mental hospital by the police, MacLean then started to hallucinate so severely he had to be tied down. Soon he could remember song lyrics, but not his family, his friends, or the woman he was told he loved. All of these symptoms, it turned out, were the result of the commonly prescribed malarial medication he had been taking. Upon his return to the States, he struggled to piece together the fragments of his former life in a harrowing, absurd, and unforgettable journey back to himself. …”
Medical Humanities/3rd floor Special Collections
WM 173.7 M163a 2014