Podcast Audio Interview: Could your child’s birthmark be an indicator of something more serious?
Beth Drolet, M.D., Professor of Dermatology and Pediatrics, Medical director, Pediatric Dermatology and Dermatology, Birthmarks and Vascular Anomalies Center, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, discusses a type of birthmark called a hemangioma, which can be an indicator of underlying health problems in some babies.
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Dr. Worthey Reports on Study Detecting Genes Responsible for Speech DisorderDec-06-2013
Dec 6 - Elizabeth Worthey, PhD, reports on an MCW/Children’s study published in the Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders that identified genes responsible for childhood apraxia. WUWM-FM
Otolaryngologist Michael McCormick joins MCW faculty, CHW staffDec-04-2013
December 12 - Michael E. McCormick, MD, has been appointed assistant professor of otolaryngology and communication sciences (pediatric otolaryngology) at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW).
Otolaryngologist joins MCW Faculty, CHW StaffDec-04-2013
March 19 - Tom Robey, MD, has been appointed associate professor of clinical otolaryngology and communication sciences at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW).
Dr. Lynn Sheets receives Ray E. Helfer, MD, Award for contributions to prevent child abuse Dec-04-2013
Dec. 04 - Lynn K. Sheets, MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Medical College of Wisconsin and Medical Director of the Child Protection Center at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, was selected by committees from the National Alliance of Children's Trust and Prevention Funds and the American Academy of Pediatrics as the 2013 recipient of the prestigious Ray E. Helfer, MD Award. The award is given to a pediatrician who has made significant contributions to preventing child abuse before it occurs, primarily through his or her work with a state children’s trust or prevention fund.
Investigative Report on Newborn Screening Lab DelaysNov-26-2013
Nov 26 - Dr. David Dimmock describes the life-saving efforts employed to treat a baby transferred to Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin with an undiagnosed disorder. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin opens new Fox Point clinicNov-20-2013
Nov. 20 - Children's Hospital of Wisconsin (CHW) has opened a new specialty clinic at 7950 N. Port Washington Road, in Fox Point, offering families on the North Shore care closer to home. The clinic offers easy access with short appointment wait times and the same high quality care available to patients at any Children's clinic.
Deadly Delays: Newborn screening testing delay puts newborn’s life at riskNov-18-2013
Nov 18 - Dr. David Dimmock, associate professor of pediatrics (genetics), discusses the case of a baby boy who was treated at Children’s Hospital for a rare metabolic disease. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Nicholas Family Foundation Translational Research Unit celebrates 100th patientNov-13-2013
Nov. 13 - On Thursday, Nov. 7, the nurses, coordinators and pharmacists who support the Nicholas Family Foundation Translational Research Unit (TRU) celebrated its 100th patient.
Dr. Jarzembowski Warns of Unintended Consequences of Co-Sleeping LegislationNov-13-2013
Nov 12 - Dr. Jason Jarzembowski cautions that proposed new legislation that would criminalize co-sleeping while intoxicated or on drugs could send the wrong message that co-sleeping with infants is acceptable at other times. Superior Telegram & Wisconsin Public Radio
Dr. Ramchandran Named McMahon Professor of Obstetrics & GynecologyNov-12-2013
Nov 12 - MCW named Ramani Ramchandran, PhD, as the Patrick J. and Margaret G. McMahon Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology. The McMahon Chair was established in 1965 as the medical school’s first endowed chair. WauwatosaNOW