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World’s First Rabies Survivor Has Second Brush with the Disease

Jeanna Giese, the world’s first person to survive rabies without a vaccine, had a second brush with the disease when her dogs were found chewing on a rabid bat. In 2004, Dr. Rodney Willoughby (Pediatrics – Infectious Disease) led a team of MCW and Children’s physicians and staff who developed the Milwaukee Protocol, a method of treating unvaccinated patients who develop rabies.

Fox 11 News, August 2, 2013

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Dr. Beyer Finds that Green Space Contributes to Happiness

Apr 24 - Kirsten Beyer, PhD is lead author of a study published in theInternational Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health that found that the more green space a neighborhood has, the happier people feel. WTOP-FM

Door County Loses Region’s Only Psychiatrist

Apr 24 - The Green Bay Press Gazette reports that Door County’s only psychiatrist is relocating to Fond du Lac. Green Bay Press Gazette

MSU Student Writes about Match Day; Acceptance into MCW Emergency Medicine Program

Apr 24 - Bradley Burmeister, an MD candidate at Michigan State University’s College of Human Medicine, wrote a student perspective of Match Day for the university’s website. Burmeister was matched with his first choice program in Emergency Medicine at MCW. Michigan State University Today
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