Recent online news stories that have featured MCW Faculty experts.
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In a study published online in JAMA Surgery, Dr. Johnny Hong (Surgery – Transplant) reports that liver transplant outcomes in children are similar whether organ donation follows circulatory or brain death. Dr. Hong notes that donors after circulatory death are being used to decrease the shortage of organs and waiting list mortality.
News Daily, November 26, 2013
July 22 - Fox-TV/Channel 6 reports on an Oklahoma woman who traveled to Milwaukee to donate stem cells to her brother, who is being treated for leukemia. Fox 6 Now
July 22 - The Drive for a Cure golf benefit, which supports MCW blood cancer and transplant research, was held July 14 the Westmoor Country Club. On Milwaukee
July 22 - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reporter Mark Johnson won the third-place award in the Best American Newspaper Narrative Contest for “The Course of Their Lives,” a story that followed a group of MCW first-year students through their gross anatomy course. Johnson's story also was a Pulitzer Prize finalist for feature writing. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel