Recent online news stories that have featured MCW Faculty experts.
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A story in Runner’s World Magazine cites Dr. Cecilia Hillard’s research on sleep and endocannabinoids. Dr. Hillard, professor of pharmacology and toxicology and director of the Neuroscience Research Center at MCW, found that eight hours of sleep nightly is best for endocannabinoid production. Endocannabinoids help create a feeling of calm in the body.
Runner’s World, April 25, 2014
Sept. 30 - Jyoti Sengputa, PhD, and Banani Banerjee, PhD, (both Medicine – Gastroenterology and Hepatology) will serve as the primary investigators of a four-year, $1.8 million National Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases grant to study the genetic and physical causes of chronic pelvic pain. Becker's ASC Review and Biz Times
Sept. 30 - MCW named Dr. Carole Street Vetter as the inaugural David S. Haskell, MD, Endowed Professor in Orthopaedic Education. Dr. Haskell is a 1967 alumnus and served on MCW’s Board of Trustees. Becker's Orthopedic Review
Sept. 30 - MCW announced it will explore the creation of a School of Pharmacy to address the pharmacist shortage in the state, especially in Wisconsin’s smaller communities and medically-underserved urban areas. Milwaukee Business Journal, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Fox 11, Biz Times, Green Bay Gazette, Wausau Daily Herald, Fox 6 Now, WSAW TV, 1150 WHBY, Associated Press and Pharmacy Times