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Strength through community-based partnerships
A healthier community begins with strong networks of health advocates, community clinics and partnering healthcare and educational institutions. By developing collaborative research and patient care coalitions, MCW assists communities advancing health and equity.
Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment
Building a healthier Wisconsin by propelling promising work in research, health care education and workforce development, and community health initiatives.Learn More
Institute for Health & Equity
A respected research hub focused on population health, biostatistics, bioethics and epidemiology.Learn More
Clinical and Translational Science Institute
An innovative collaboration among multiple Milwaukee-area partners dedicated to research and education in clinical and translational science.Learn More
Center for the Advancement of Underserved Children
Improving children's health through community-engaged research and patient care provided by the Midtown Clinic in Milwaukee.Learn More
Center for AIDS Intervention Research
Preventing the spread of HIV and improving the health of those living with HIV infection.LEARN MORE
Center for Healthy Communities and Research
Focused on health promotion, education, research and screening in the community.Learn More
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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.
Expert Panel to Discuss Veteran Suicide Prevention Initiative During Suicide Prevention Month
August 18, 2021
Gun Shop Project and Safe Storage Program provide local gun shops, ranges with prevention support.
County Executive David Crowley Announces Dr. Benjamin Weston as Milwaukee County Chief Health Policy Advisor
August 17, 2021
Today, Milwaukee County Executive David Crowley and the Medical College of Wisconsin announced Dr. Benjamin Weston as the new Chief Health Policy Advisor (CHPA) for Milwaukee County.
Medical College of Wisconsin Receives $2.7 Million Grant for Cardio-oncology Research to Improve Life after Cancer for Black and African American Women
August 12, 2021
MCW was recently awarded funding from the American Heart Association (AHA) for a grant that aims to uncover why Black and African American women are disproportionately affected by cardiovascular complications after breast cancer.
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.
Faculty, staff, students and community partners honored with the Medical College of Wisconsin President’s Community Engagement Award
June 30, 2021
“The President’s Community Engagement Award is a time-honored tradition of recognizing and extending gratitude to those who work tirelessly to advance community engagement at MCW,” said Staci Young, interim senior associate dean for community engagement at MCW.
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.