MCW Magazine | Winter 2017

MCW Magazine | Winter 2017

Leadership Message | John R. Raymond, Sr., MD, MCW President and CEO

Leadership Message Winter 2017

Message from John R. Raymond, Sr., MD, President and CEO of the Medical College of Wisconsin.

From grad students to faculty members

From Grad Students to Faculty Members

Three former MCW graduate students - Alison Kriegel, PhD, Caitlin O'Meara, PhD, and Teresa Patitucci, PhD - find a home within MCW's faculty.

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

Alumni Association President's Message Winter 2017

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

Preparing students for medical school

Preparing Students for Medical/Graduate School

In December 2016, MCW hosted more than 150 Milwaukee-area middle and high school students who learned about StEP-UP, a new pipeline program.

New family medicine residency accredited

New Family Medicine Residency Accredited

MCW and Froedtert Health are scheduled to launch a new family medicine residency program this summer in the Milwaukee area.

Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer joins MCW

Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer Joins MCW

C. Greer Jordan, MBA, PhD, joined MCW as chief diversity and inclusion officer in January 2017.

Raising awareness of an underdiagnosed disease

Raising Awareness of an Underdiagnosed Disease

Calcium Pyrophosphate Deposition (CPPD) disease, a form of arthritis caused by calcium pyrophosphate crystals, remains relatively misunderstood and underdiagnosed.

Preserving fertility before and after cancer treatment

Preserving Fertility Before and After Cancer Treatment

Bridging oncology and reproductive medicine to help preserve fertility before and after cancer treatment.

Dalums support research, student experiences

Dalums Support Research, Student Experiences

Tom and Maripat Dalum provided funding for medical student Chelsea Kiehl to attend a week at the 2016 Summer Institute for Medical Students program at the Betty Ford Center.

Warrior partnership benefits veterans, medical students alike

Warrior Partnership Benefits Veterans, Medical Students Alike

The Warrior Partnership program brings veterans and MCW medical students together for mutual benefit.

Clinical trials: Translating research to benefit patients

Clinical Trials: Translating Research to Benefit Patients

From the bench to the bedside, the Medical College of Wisconsin is a national leader in cancer and non-cancer clinical trials.

Healthcare Dinner honors Sarah and Jeff Joerres

Healthcare Dinner Honors Sarah and Jeff Joerres

Sarah Geenen Joerres, MD and Jeff Joerres received MCW's Warren P. Knowles Humanitarian Award at the 2016 Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin Healthcare Dinner.

Transitioning from pediatric to adult care

Transitioning From Pediatric to Adult Care

MCW physicians and partner institutions collaborate through programs designed to meet the needs of pediatric patients who have survived serious conditions and are transitioning to adult care.

Happenings | Winter 2017

Happenings Winter 2017

MCW events and awards.

Alumni Notes | Winter 2017

Alumni Notes Winter 2017

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

In memoriam | Winter 2017

In Memoriam Winter 2017

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

Mary Horowitz, MD '80, GME '89, MS '91

Change Agent: Mary Horowitz, MD '80, GME '89, MS '91

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.

A moment in history: Philanthropy helps bring expanded MCW Library to medical center campus

A Moment in History: Philanthropy Helps Bring Expanded MCW Library to Medical Center Campus

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

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