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MCW Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation News

Anatomage makes virtual dissection a reality

To complement the traditional anatomy experience, MCW acquired a state-of-the-art Anatomage Table last year. With a high resolution, life-size touchscreen, the technology offers students, residents and faculty the ability to view the human body from countless viewpoints and cross sections to further their understanding through virtual dissection.

Dr. Ebert Receives Families of Spinal Muscular Atrophy Grant

Feb 25 - Families of Spinal Muscular Atrophy announced that Allison Ebert, PhD, is one of eight scientists worldwide who will share in $600,000 in basic science research awards to study the disorder. Families of SMA

Dr. Braza Discusses Benefits of Wellness Programs; MCW’s Departmental Wellness Champions

Feb 12 - Dr. Diane Braza discusses the benefits of workplace wellness programs in a Milwaukee BizTimes article. She discusses MCW’s successful departmental “wellness champions” program. BizTimes

New Orthopaedic, Sports and Spine Center in Menomonee Falls opens Jan. 13

Dec. 12 - Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Orthopaedic, Sports and Spine Center (OSSC) will welcome patients on Jan. 13, offering orthopaedic, sports medicine and spine services to residents of Menomonee Falls and surrounding communities.

Dr. Lee Retires as Wisconsin Army National Guard State Surgeon

Dec 11 - A feature story prepared by the Wisconsin National Guard traces the 27-year military career of Dr. Kenneth Lee. Defense Video & Imagery Distribution System

Dr. Del Toro Discusses Team Approach to Treat Complicated Case

Nov 8 - Dr. David Del Toro discusses the team approach treatment provided to an obese, diabetic patient who had a below-the-knee leg amputation. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Once 436 Pounds, Local Man Fights Back

Oct 31 - The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel shares the story of a local man who had gastric bypass and is now under the care of David Del Toro, MD, who helped him regain mobility and make exercise a regular part of his life after the surgery. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Dr. Braza Selected for Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine Program for Women

June 3 - Dr. Diane Braza has been selected to participate in the 2013-2014 Hedwig van Ameringen Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine Program for Women. WauwatosaNOW

PM&R team publishes article offering residents a global health perspective in integrative medicine

Jun 06 - A team from the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) and their collaborators in Pavia, Italy, published a paper in the June 2013 issue of the American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation on the benefits of offering residents a global integrative medicine rotation.

Women’s History Month 2012 – education mission

Mar. 05 - In honor of Women’s History Month, the Medical College of Wisconsin has created a series of video vignettes and stories that will be posted on InfoScope during the month of March. The vignettes highlight many of our women faculty, staff and students and the contributions they have made. The stories highlight MCW programs that improve women’s health or help women develop as students, physicians, researchers, educators and leaders.

Congratulations to the Class of 2012

The 99th annual commencement took place on May 18 at the Milwaukee Theatre, at which the Medical College of Wisconsin and its Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences awarded 202 MD, 38 PhD, 27 MS, 4 MA, and 18 Master of Public Health degrees, as well as bestowed numerous honors.
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