MCW Magazine | Summer 2016

MCW Magazine | Summer 2016

Joseph E. Kerschner, MD '90, FEL '98

Leadership Message Summer 2016

Message from Joseph E. Kerschner, MD '90, FEL '98, Dean, School of Medicine and Executive Vice President of the Medical College of Wisconsin.

Alumni Association accomplishments

Alumni Association Accomplishments

Our Alumni Association then and now.

Marie L. Nakata, MD '89, GME '93

Alumni Association President's Message Summer 2016

Message from Alumni Association President, Marie L. Nakata, MD '89, GME '93.

George E. MacKinnon III, PhD, MS, RPh, MCW School of Pharmacy Founding Dean

Founding Dean Installed for MCW School of Pharmacy

George E. MacKinnon III, PhD, MS, RPh, was installed as the founding dean of the MCW's School of Pharmacy on April 5, 2016.

New MCW psychiatry residency programs accredited

New Psychiatry Residency Programs Accredited

The ACGME has given initial accreditation to new MCW four-year psychiatry residency programs in Central and Northeastern Wisconsin.

Joint Marquette & MCW Biomedical Engineering department

Marquette and MCW Biomedical Engineering Department Launches

The new Marquette University and MCW biomedical engineering department officially launched July 1, 2016.

2016 Medical School class major milestones

Med School Class of '16 Celebrates Major Milestones

The MCW Medical School Class of 2016 celebrated two milestones this spring.

A. O. Smith Family

A. O. Smith Family's Legacy of Support

Family is at the heart of A. O. Smith's 34-year support of MCW and its Cardiovascular Center (CVC).

Vera Wilson

Vera Wilson: A Force Behind the Friends of MCW

Vera Wilson has given many hours to MCW over the past 36 years in her efforts with the Friends of the Medical College of Wisconsin and WBCS, Inc.

Dawid Chabowski, PhD

Exciting Journey From Exchange Student to Grad Student

MCW graduate student Dawid Chabowski, a native of Poland, works in the laboratory of Dr. David Gutterman researching the regulation of blood flow.

Traumatic brain injury

Unraveling the Mysteries of Traumatic Brain Injury

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a vital area of focus for MCW and its research and clinical partners.

Bone marrow transplant physician gives hope

Bone Marrow Transplant Physician Gives Bella Hope for the Future

David A. Margolis, MD, GME '92, FEL '95, bone marrow transplant physician, treats children with cancer and/or blood marrow disorders.

MCW DRIVE program

MCW "DRIVEs" Interest in Health Research Among Students

The DRIVE program (Delivering Research Innovation via Experience) pairs MCW scientists with high school students to engage in public health research.

Regenerating the human esophagus

Regenerating the Human Esophagus

Results of a groundbreaking medical procedure by MCW physicians could impact the future treatment of patients requiring esophageal surgery for cancer, birth defects or trauma.

Dr. John Beaumier gives back

Gift Honors Deceased Classmates

Dr. John Beaumier gives back by making gift to MCW to honor 27 deceased classmates.

MCW 2016 Alumni Weekend

2016 Alumni Weekend Celebration

A whirlwind of events highlighted this year's gathering of alumni.

MCW 2016 Commencement activities

Commencement Honors Grads, Leaders

2016 MCW Commencement activities, honors and awards.


Happenings Summer 2016

MCW events and awards.

Alumni notes

Alumni Notes Summer 2016

Professional and personal accomplishments and activities of Medical College of Wisconsin alumni.

In memoriam

In Memoriam Summer 2016

Obituaries of Medical College of Wisconsin, Marquette School of Medicine, and Marquette University School of Medicine alumni.

William B. Campbell, PhD

Change Agent: William B. Campbell, PhD

Change Agent highlights a Medical College of Wisconsin faculty or staff member who has had significant impact on the institution's mission to be a leading innovator in transforming healthcare and advancing the health of our communities.

Walter Zeit, PhD

A Moment in History: Dr. Walter Zeit's Legacy Continues to Make an Impact

A snapshot of a moment in the Medical College of Wisconsin's history.

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Thank You!

Photos in this issue courtesy of Dr. John Beaumier; Dawid Chabowski; Stacy Kaat; Milwaukee Journal Sentinel; Charlotte Observer; Gary Porter; Dr. Thomas J. Russell; Jay Westhauser; Sara Wilkins; Jeff Zmania

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