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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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MCW and United Way Team Up to Support the Community with Snack Pack Project
October 27, 2020
MCW is partnering up with United Way to offer a safe, contactless volunteer opportunity to serve our community with the most need right now, those with food insecurity.
Dr. Sparrow Receives Doctor of Humanities Honorary Degree from the Medical College of Wisconsin
May 29, 2020
Tracey Sparrow, EdD, President of Next Door, received the Doctor of Humanities Honorary Degree from the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) during the Commencement Ceremony on May 22, 2020.
Pharmacists Step Up to Help Solve the COVID-19 Pandemic
May 18, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has swept across the world and changed our lives. As the healthcare system works to solve the COVID-19 crisis, pharmacists are stepping up and filling necessary roles.
Support for Rapid Response Fund Strengthens the Ability to Combat COVID-19
May 15, 2020
In the fight to meet the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic head-on, recent gifts from three organizations, along with many other donors, have bolstered the efforts of Froedtert & MCW to be preemptive, proactive, and responsive in powerful ways.
Kern Gifts Support Transformational Health Professions Education and Named Chairs
February 6, 2020
Gifts from the Kern Family, Kern Family Foundation and Stephen and Shelagh Roell demonstrate how philanthropic partnerships enable MCW to drive innovation and solutions.
Working at the Intersection of Public Health & Safety
January 17, 2020
Newest assistant professor of epidemiology focuses on social determinants of health.
Pharmacy and Medical Students Work Together to Provide Care at Saturday Clinic for the Uninsured
November 12, 2019
Pharmacy and medical students, along with physician volunteers, provide care at the Saturday Clinic for the Uninsured.
Local Scouts earn first ever “Health in Action” patch with help of Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin
August 1, 2019
On July 23, several MCW and Froedtert Health departments collaborated with the Girl Scouts of Wisconsin Southeast to launch the Health in Action patch program.