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MCW-Green Bay hosts Wisconsin Attorney General for “Dose of Reality” announcement

Sept. 22 - On Thursday, Sept. 17, MCW-Green Bay hosted Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel for the rolling out of “Dose of Reality,” a statewide public awareness campaign designed to highlight the dangers of prescription drug abuse and encourage people to secure their medications and properly dispose of any unused drugs. Schimel spoke at the press conference, along with Wisconsin Department of Health Services Secretary Kitty Rhoades, Wisconsin State Representative John Nygren, and MCW faculty member Robert W. Hurley MD, PhD.

Dr. Hanke Named Assistant Dean for Curriculum

Sept. 15 - Inside UW-Green Bay reports that Craig Hanke, PhD, has been appointed as MCW-Green Bay’s Assistant Dean for Curriculum. Dr. Hanke will retain his teaching affiliation at UW-Green Bay, where he is a member of the Human Biology faculty. UW-Green Bay News

MCW-Green Bay launch honored as most exciting economic development in Northeast Wisconsin

Aug. 31 - MCW-Green Bay, in partnership with St. Norbert College, hosted the New North annual Investor Appreciation Event on Aug. 21 at MCW-Green Bay, in the Gehl-Mulva Science Center.

MCW researchers call for evidence-based discussion on advantages and challenges of three-year medical school curriculum

Aug. 31 - Driven by mounting student debt and a projected physician shortage, interest in a three-year medical school curriculum has recently resurfaced. Researchers at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) are calling for an evidence-based discussion on the advantages and challenges of the three-year curriculum model.

MCW Fox Valley Family Medicine Residency Program opens

Aug. 21 - The MCW Fox Valley Family Medicine Residency Program in Appleton opened July 1 in collaboration with Mosaic Family Health Clinic. Mosaic Family Health is a consortium of competitors – ThedaCare and St. Elizabeth Hospital (part of Ministry Health) – which came together to collaborate with MCW to sponsor a residency program for the good of the community.

Perspective in Academic Medicine Calls for Discussion of 3-Year Medical School Curriculum

Aug. 17 - Dr. John R. Raymond, Sr., is lead author of a perspective published in Academic Medicine that calls for an evidence-based discussion on the advantages and challenges of a three-year medical school curriculum. The three-year curriculum is being explored nationwide as an option to reduce student debt and address the physician shortage. Academic Medicine

Dr. Hunsaker Provides Update on Opening of New Regional Campus

Aug. 11 - Dr. Matthew Hunsaker (Campus Dean, MCW-Green Bay) authored a detailed update on the opening of MCW-Green Bay for Insight, a business publication in Green Bay Insight

MCW-Green Bay receives $250,000 Impact Grant from the Green Bay Packers Foundation

July 30 - The Green Bay Packers Foundation has awarded a $250,000 Staff Impact Grant to the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW)-Green Bay to fund student scholarships. The grant is a matching grant, requiring MCW-Green Bay to raise an additional $250,000 in order to secure the donation, creating a $500,000 impact.

MCW-Green Bay Addresses Need for Area Physicians

July 10 - The first new medical school campus to open in Wisconsin in more than a century, welcomed its inaugural class Thursday for a special ceremony. We Are Green Bay

White Coat Ceremony Held for First Class on New Medical School Campus

July 13 - Wisconsin media outlets reported on the opening of MCW-Green Bay and the White Coat ceremony for the inaugural class. WHBY, We are Green, Green Bay Press Gazette and Wisc Business

MCW-Green Bay Welcomes Inaugural Class of Medical Students

July 9 - The first new medical school campus to open in Wisconsin in over a century opened its doors to its inaugural class of 26 medical students in July 2015.

Dr. Matthew Hunsaker on "Conversations From St. Norbert College"

July 7 - Dr. Matthew Hunsaker, Dean of MCW-Green Bay, discusses medical education in northeast Wisconsin and MCW’s first regional campus on television show, Conversations From St. Norbert College. SNC

Inaugural Class Begins Orientation at Green Bay Medical School Campus

July 7 - MCW-Green Bay opened on July 1 with an inaugural class of 26 students. Classrooms and administrative space are located within St. Norbert College’s Gehl-Mulva Science Center. Biz Times

Welcome to MCW-Green Bay!

The first new medical school campus in the state of Wisconsin in more than 100 years opened its doors to an inaugural class of 26 students the first week of July 2015.

Governor Walker Declares July 1, 2015 as MCW - Green Bay Day

July 1 - In recognition of the opening of our new campus, MCW-Green Bay, Governor Scott Walker signed a proclamation declaring July 1, 2015, MCW-Green Bay Day. The inaugural class of 26 medical students started orientation today in MCW-Green Bay's classroom and administration space, located in the new Gehl-Mulva Science Center at St. Norbert College.

MCW participates in Bellin College Simulation Center ribbon cutting

June 30 - On Thursday, June 25, Bellin College hosted a ribbon cutting and open house for its newly completed Health Sciences Resource Center at the College’s Eaton Road Campus in Green Bay. The 8,500 square-foot expansion includes a birthing suit, an emergency room/intensive care suite, a pediatric suite and a surgery suite to provide students with an opportunity to learn from simulated experiences.

MCW-Green Bay set to welcome inaugural class July 1

June 29 - The inaugural class of 26 medical students will begin their orientation at the new MCW-Green Bay campus on Wednesday, July 1. The classrooms and administrative space for MCW-Green Bay are located in the new Gehl-Mulva Science Center at St. Norbert College.

Froedtert & MCW cancer specialist profiled in heartwarming news story on Fox 6

June 29 - WITI-TV profiled a local woman who was treated for a type of leukemia with a bone marrow transplant from a donor, and whose husband became donor himself. Ehab Atallah, MD, associate professor of medicine (hematology and oncology), was her physician and was interviewed for the story. WITI-TV

Incoming Medical Student Receives Ministry Saint Michael’s Hospital Scholarship

June 10 - Phil Kostka, a recent St. Norbert College graduate who will be in MCW-Green Bay’s inaugural medical school class, received the 2015 Ministry Saint Michael’s Hospital Medical Staff Scholarship. The scholarship is awarded annually to a Portage County student who is pursuing a degree in a medical-related field. Stevens Point Journal

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