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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
Provides funding for community-based health initiatives that advance patient care, health promotion and access to care throughout Wisconsin.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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Dr. M. Riccardo Colella named State EMS Medical Director
August 21, 2018
Riccardo Colella, DO, MPH, has been named state emergency medical services medical director effective immediately.
Cardiovascular Center appoints postdoctoral fellow to T32 training program
July 24, 2018
The Cardiovascular Center at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) has appointed Moua Yang, PhD, as the third postdoctoral trainee in the Cardiovascular Center’s T32 postdoctoral training program sponsored by the National Institutes of Health.
Dr. Carmen Bergom named 2018 Michael H. Keelan Jr., MD Scholar
June 20, 2018
Carmen R. Bergom, MD, PhD, assistant professor of radiation oncology and Cardiovascular Center member, is the recipient of the 2018 Michael H. Keelan Jr., MD Scholar Award for her project, “Unique genetic models to identify mediators of radiation-induced heart disease.”
Dr. Raul Urrutia highlights MCW’s genomic science, precision medicine efforts for Rotary Club
June 12, 2018
Raul Urrutia, MD, Director of MCW’s Genomic Sciences and Precision Medicine Center, was the featured speaker at the Rotary Club of Milwaukee’s Tuesday Speaker Series on June 12. Dr. Urrutia gave a presentation tiled, Precision Medicine: A Scientific Revolution in our Own Back Yard.
Dr. Julie Freed named 2018 Steve Cullen Healthy Heart Scholar
June 5, 2018
Julie Freed, MD, PhD, assistant professor of anesthesiology, is the recipient of the 2018 Steve Cullen Healthy Heart Scholar Award to fund her research on the treatment of life-threatening low blood pressure.