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We Support Our Military Veterans

The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) is committed to the hiring of military service members and veterans.

MCW is proud to join with more than 100 medical schools around the country in support of the Association of American Medical Colleges’ (AAMC) Joining Forces, a national initiative to mobilize all sectors of society to give our service members and their families the opportunities and support they have earned.

Karen Hulbert

Karen Hulbert, MD, retired Lt Cdr U.S. Navy, shares her experience stationed at the Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center in Twentynine Palms, California and the impact of being a part of the medical and military communities.

M4 Students Lauren Coogle and Dominic Ratto

M4 students Lauren Coogle, 2nd Lieutenant in the U.S. Air Force, and Dominic Ratto, 2nd Lieutenant in the U.S. Army, share why they serve and their experience being a part of the military community.

Margaret Meyer

Margaret Meyer, MS, APNP, retired Col. United States Army, discusses her experience in the army, what kept her in, and what Veterans Day means to her.

At MCW, Veterans Matter!

BBC Interview on Veterans and Heroism: "What makes a hero?"
Zeno Franco, PhD, Assistant Professor in Family and Community Medicine, was interviewed by the BBC on a documentary dealing with military veterans, heroism, and civilian awareness of military experience.

View the BBC documentary

Employer Support of The Guard and Reserve (ESGR)


MCW has been granted an award for recognizing National Guard and Reserve Service members. The ESGR is a Department of Defense office that develops and promotes supportive work environments for Service members in the Reserve Components through outreach, recognition, and education opportunities that increase awareness of applicable laws and resolve employer conflicts between the Service members and their employers.