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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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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 1, 2021
MCW graduate student helps launch “Black in Neuro,” a celebration of Black excellence in neuroscience-related fields.
Innovative Program Helps COVID-19 Patients Find Comfort with Music
May 31, 2021
Harps of Comfort was created to help patients experiencing helplessness due to COVID-19.
Committed to Creating Opportunities for Better Health for All
May 6, 2021
The AHW focuses on community health improvement, biomedical research and health workforce development throughout the state.
When a Heart Stops
May 3, 2021
A team of paramedics and healthcare providers offers new hope.
Reginald (Reggie) Moore Named Director of Violence Prevention Policy and Engagement for the Comprehensive Injury Center
May 3, 2021
Reginald (Reggie) Moore has been named director of violence prevention policy and engagement for the Medical College of Wisconsin Comprehensive Injury Center (CIC), effective May 3.
MCW Vaccine Clinic Highlights the Expanded Role of the Pharmacist
April 9, 2021
MCW School of Pharmacy assisted in providing more than 17,000 vaccines to healthcare personnel and other eligible populations.
Finding the Delicate Balance to Promote Safety and the Economy
April 6, 2021
Sophia Neman co-authored a study that could impact the way we address pandemics in the future.