Recent online news stories that have featured MCW Faculty experts.
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David Bick, MD, professor and chief of genetics at MCW and medical director of genetics at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, comments on a new agreement between the National Institutes of Health and the family of Henrietta Lacks that makes the genetic code of Lacks’ cells available to researchers who request permission from both parties.
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, August 7, 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