Special Programs and Services

Adult Echocardiography Core Laboratory

Information for services provided by the Adult Echocardiography Core Lab and contact information.

Advanced Ocular Imaging Program (AOIP)

The Advanced Ocular Imaging Program (AOIP) provides an infrastructure to promote the development and use of translational ocular imaging tools to improve detection, diagnosis, and management of eye disease.

Anatomical Gift Registry

The MCW Anatomical Gift Registry maintains and allocates body donations to support a broad spectrum of educational and clinical research endeavors.

Anesthesia Simulation Program

The Anesthesia Simulation Program fulfills the training requirement for Part IV of the Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology Program (MOCA®).


Learn how the Medical College of Wisconsin Division of Biostatistics is dedicated to providing biostatistical support to biomedical researchers.

Congenital Muscle Disease (CMD) Tissue Repository

Congenital Muscle Disease Tissue Repository, an IRB-approved biorepository, stores body tissues collected during surgeries or autopsies which can be used for research.

Contractor Safety

Contractors performing work at MCW must monitor the safety of the job site, implement their own safety programs, and comply with MCW’s safety requirements.

Echocardiography Core Facility

The Small Animal Echocardiography Core provides an imaging resource to support cardiovascular phenotyping efforts. The Small Animal Echo Core staff offers expertise, materials, training, consultation, access to equipment and performs scanning and analysis on a fee for service basis. Ordering information, detailed description of services are on the Web site.


The Division of Epidemiology is a research orientated division of the Institute for Health and Society, specializing in databases, secondary data, and GIS.

Magnetoencephalography (MEG)

A multidisciplinary neuroimaging program for cognitive and clinical neuroscience and combining MEG with EEG and MRI imaging.

Office of Global Health

The Office of Global Health was established in January 2010 at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW). The vision is to train the next generation of global health leaders and address global health inequities across neighborhoods and nations.

Photofrin and photodynamic Therapy (PDT) Trial

brain tumor new treatment, astrocytoma new therapy, recurrent glioma clinical trials, high grade glioma treatment study, laser chemotherapy glioblastoma, brain tumor research studies, glioblastoma clinical trials, new therapies for recurrent brain tumors, photodynamic therapy for recurrent high grade glioma, laser guided chemotherapy for recurrent glioblastoma,

Quantitative Health Sciences

The mission of Quantitative Health Sciences (QHS) is to provide scientifically valid, efficient and dependable research support for study design, data management and analysis of laboratory, animal and clinical studies.

Redox and Bioenergetics Shared Resource (RBSR)

The MCW Cancer Center Redox and Bioenergetics Shared Resource (RBSR) plays a campuswide, critical role in providing state-of-the-art equipment and services to support studies on bioenergetics, metabolism and redox signaling in cancer cells and normal cells.

Redox Biology Program

Learn how MCW's Redox Biology Program brings together researchers interested in the role of redox processes in physiology and pathology.

Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Biology

The Program in Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Biology's mission is to provide an environment that will promote the use of stem cells in the study of cell biology, developmental biology, and disease.

Research MRI Safety

Learn about Research MRI Safety with information needed for safety training and to perform research studies at Medical College of Wisconsin.

Student and Resident Behavioral Health

Medical College of Wisconsin's Student and Resident Behavioral Health Program provides mental health and wellness resources and services to undergraduate and graduate medical trainees.

Transgenic Core Facility

The Transgenic Core provides a technology resource to support the generation of transgenic mouse lines and knock-out mice. The Core Staff offers expertise, materials, training, consultation, access to equipment, and performs selected procedures on a fee for service basis. Ordering information and detailed description of services are available through this website.

Translational Research Unit (TRU)

At the Translational Research Unit (TRU), principles of science, need, and diversity converge to provide a foundation that facilitates research excellence and improves the health of diverse populations.

Virtual Career Center

Self-help resources and links for developing your personal career plan, including practical tools for specific stages of the process.