Dr. Amber Podoll, a researcher and physician with Colorado Kidney Care, discusses the current “Nobility” research project investigating treatment options for Lupus Nephritis, as well as signs, symptoms, and treatment for lupus generally. The Nobility Research Project is currently enrolling patients. For information, go to ColoradoKidneyCare.com.
Colorado Issues - What Economic Indicators Are Pointing Toward for the Remainder of 2017 - July 23, 2017
Todd Hauer from Morgan Stanley discusses what economic indicators both investors and consumers should watch, and what the indications are pointing toward for the economy the rest of the year.
Dr. Annette Nunez of Breakthrough Interventions in Denver gives tips that help parents create happy summertime memories for their autistic children. BTInterventions.com
Natriece Bryant from the Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies (DORA) details financial education programs that help adults and seniors protect themselves against fraud, and help them become financially literate. For information, go to AskDora.Colorado.gov
Taryn Lewis of the Denver Urban Renewal Authority outlines various opportunities for home improvement and emergency improvement zero and low-interest loans and grants. For more information, RenewDenver.org
Colorado Issues - Protection for Injured Workers when Employers Have No Workers’ Compensation Insurance - June 11, 2017
Paul Tauriello, Director of the Colorado Division of Workers’ Compensation, details new safeguards for injured workers .
Jennifer Churchill from Colorado Parks and Wildlife presents tips and cautions on interacting with Colorado wildlife, and gives an overview of all there is to do in Colorado. For more information, go online to cpw.state.co.us
Terri Wager outlines the scope of services the Seniors Resource Center provides for seniors, and highlights the events at the June 23rd fundraising gala which will honor retiring CEO John Zabawa. Zabawa served the Seniors Resource Center for 36 years. Information at SRCAging.org
Deimosa Webber-Bey, librarian for Scholastic, Inc., describes a major survey of students and parents on student reading habits and attitudes, and a Scholastic-sponsored program promoting summer reading. Additional information, Scholastic.com
The Colorado Resiliency and Recovery Office was formed following the recent floods and fires to put a framework in place to not only recover from a future disaster, but to make things better than before the disaster. The work of the office won the “Gold 2017 National Planning Achievement Award for Environmental Planning” from the American Planning Association. Governor John Hickenlooper describes the framework in light of the word “resiliency” which is part of the official name of the office which will direct all future disasters.
For details, see www.CoResiliency.com