Medical College of Wisconsin
Every great life-changing discovery begins the same way—with new knowledge. It can change everything, from a single life to the future of entire communities. That’s why academic medicine, and the continuous pursuit of knowledge, is at the center of everything we do. The Medical College of Wisconsin brings a synergy between the best medical education, research and patient care. Tomorrow’s discoveries happen right here alongside the very people who bring those lessons to our students. Every bit of knowledge, and every advancement, provides our students with an unprecedented, collaborative learning environment, and helps improve the vitality and care of our communities.
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Understanding cancer disparities in Milwaukee
February 18, 2019
Lauren Matthews is helping to lead a project that digs deeper into the underlying causes of these disparities and subsequently addresses these issues in the African American community.
February 12, 2019
Clinical trials help scientists and health-care professionals uncover new ways to prevent, detect or treat diseases that are safe and effective. Meet education/quality assurance manager, Becca Selle, who is inspired to help researchers navigate the future of medicine.
February 4, 2019
MCW student’s passion project makes dreams reality for critically ill children.
From geometry to genetics
January 21, 2019
High school student conducts biomedical research through MCW summer programs.
Small town has outsized contribution to MCW community
January 14, 2019
Despite Pittsville’s small size, it is the hometown to three members of the MCW community who bring a distinct perspective to healthcare.
Learning to better care for veterans
November 9, 2018
Dr. Gregory Burek is working to help improve communication between medical professionals and military service members.
Born to Discover
October 24, 2018
Nabeel Quryshi, one of the nation’s top young investigative minds, will present this year at the Nobel Prize Award Ceremony in Stockholm, Sweden.
October 17, 2018
MCW clinical psychology intern has overcome many obstacles to reach her goals.
October 3, 2018
MCW student Christian Hernandez conducted research in Panama this summer to examine treatment protocols for leishmaniasis, a neglected tropical disease that impacts rural and disadvantaged populations there.
Healing in the Pacific
August 17, 2018
MCW alumnus fulfills 30-year promise to himself.
Proud to be local
August 7, 2018
Incoming medical student looks forward to attending school in hometown.
Alumna bringing health care to rural Haiti
July 21, 2018
From the outset, MCW alumna and adjunct faculty member Dr. Catherine Wolf has taken an approach to patient care that veers off the beaten path. In 2006, she founded a health care nonprofit in an isolated mountain community in rural Haiti where she has worked ever since.