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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.learn more
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Giving Back Across the Globe
November 18, 2021
MCW surgeons are playing key roles in a larger effort to help improve patient care in Ethiopia.
Cool Under Pressure
November 10, 2021
Emergency medicine physician, Dr. Matt Laudon, relies on his military background to treat the unique health needs of local veterans.
A New Puzzle Piece
November 5, 2021
MCW scientists are the first to demonstrate a role for transfer RNA fragments in hypertension.
MCW Team Leads Pediatric Study
November 2, 2021
MCW and health system partner Children’s Wisconsin are on the vanguard of best practices for gastroschisis.
Preserving Critical Language Regions During Epilepsy Surgery
October 5, 2021
Dr. Jeffrey Binder is undertaking pioneering research on potential side effects of epilepsy surgery.
Breast Cancer Survivor Credits Team of MCW Physicians with Saving Her Life
October 2, 2021
Lauren Lanza is grateful to her exceptional team of MCW talented, dedicated and compassionate providers for her life-saving healthcare.
Medical College of Wisconsin Students Help Address Vaccine Hesitancy in Latinx Community
September 30, 2021
MCW medical students are leading an effort to increase vaccination rates on Milwaukee’s South Side.
Examining Concussion Incidence in College Football
September 9, 2021
Recent research sheds new light on how to reduce the incidence of concussion and head impact exposure in college football.
50 Years in Academic Medicine
September 7, 2021
Steven Shelov, MD ’71, MS, reflects on his 50-year career in academic medicine.
Expanding the Skills and Abilities of Pharmacy Professionals
September 2, 2021
MCW School of Pharmacy's new residency program prepares residents to be community-based primary care pharmacists and academic leaders.
Philanthropy Spurs Innovation
August 9, 2021
Donors leave a legacy of excellence through support of named faculty positions.
A 40-Ton Challenge
August 6, 2021
A team from MCW and others are on a mission to provide COVID-19 support to India.
Extending COVID-19 Care Beyond "Recovery"
August 2, 2021
MCW launches virtual multispecialty clinic to care for post-COVID patients.
MCW Alumna Named Physician for Team USA During the 2020 Olympics
July 19, 2021
Dr. Christina Yannetsos has been chosen to work as part of an elite group of medical experts to support USA Judo athletes.
MCW Orchestra to Launch Summer Concert Series on Fourth of July
July 2, 2021
The concert series will raise money for MCW’s pipeline education programs.
Pairing Up to Improve Care
June 17, 2021
A new program has teamed MCW medical students with veterans during the pandemic.
A Match Made in Medical Heaven
June 8, 2021
Fouza Yusuf, MS, MPH, now works with the same team that treated her daughter for sickle cell disease.
Infectious Disease Physician at the Forefront of COVID-19 Care
June 5, 2021
Daniel P. McQuillen, MD '85, GME '88, reflects on the impact his early years at MCW had on his specialty choice.
Taking a Stand for Equity
June 2, 2021
MCW graduate student helps launch “Black in Neuro,” a celebration of Black excellence in neuroscience-related fields.
Innovative Program Helps COVID-19 Patients Find Comfort with Music
June 1, 2021
Harps of Comfort was created to help patients experiencing helplessness due to COVID-19.
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