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In the News
Dr. Kulwinder S. Dua elected President of Dysphagia Research Society
March 20, 2014 College News - Kulwinder S. Dua, MD, was recently elected President of the international Dysphagia Research Society at its 22nd annual meeting in Nashville, Tennessee. The Dysphagia Research Society is a multi-disciplinary society focused on advancing the science of swallowing.
Dr. Dua is Professor of Medicine and Director of the advanced endoscopy training program in the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the Medical College of Wisconsin and the Section Chief of Gastroenterology at the Clement J. Zablocki VA Medical Center. He is internationally known for his expertise and research in interventional GI endoscopy and in studying the mechanisms of airway protection.
Stephen Hargarten, MD, MPH focus of article: Dr. Stephen Hargarten to discuss firearm safety at United Nations
Stephen Hargarten, MD, MPH featured in article: Head Of Emergency Medicine At Froedtert Earns National Honor, WISN-12, 10/21/11
Global Health Program helps to support Hispanic Heritage cross cultural opportunities, 9/16/13
National Public Health Week: Be the healthiest nation in one generation 4/11/14
Ethiopia Twinning Partnership Volunteer Appreciation Event
Tuesday, October 7 2014
Ceremony: 5:00 PM
Reception: 6:00 PM
Dr. Decker has assisted the Ethiopia Twinning Partnership of University of Wisconsin Madison in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. For five years the University of Wisconsin-Madison was awarded funding from the American International Health Alliance to form a "twinning partnership" with Addis Ababa University and People 2 People for the shared work of strengthening the human and resource capacity for emergency medical services at AAU's Black Lion Hospital.