Institute for Health & Equity News
Precision Epidemiology and Overdose
MCW scientist Dr. John Mantsch and his partners study overdose patterns to improve prevention strategies.
Community Conversations: Face2Face with Dr. Charles Rogers and Harry Evans
Milwaukee community members and MCW faculty came together to discuss the importance of research.
Now Enrolling for MCW's Precision Medicine MS Degree & Certificate Program
The Precision Medicine program provides advanced training to clinicians to diagnose, treat and prevent disease by accounting for individual variation in genes, environment, and lifestyle to meet the upsurge in precision medicine patient care needs.
Lessons of Global Engagement: Rwandan Resourcefulness
MCW graduate student embraces lessons on adaptability during global health internship.
MCW Faculty Take on New Roles During Pandemic
MCW medical professionals reflect on their unique roles as public communicators and spokespersons during the pandemic.
MCW Researcher Develops Framework to Examine Impact of Climate Change on Human Health
For Jean Bikomeye, a third-year PhD student at MCW, the issue of climate change is very personal.
Two Years Later, MCW Reflects on COVID-19: Dr. Jessica Olson
Jessica Olson, PhD, MPH, associate professor, highlights the importance of virtual connection as she looks back over the last 2 years.
Fight COVID MKE Recruiting for Antibody Study
The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) is recruiting adults in Milwaukee for its COVID-19 population health project called Fight COVID Milwaukee.
MCW Team Leads Pediatric Study
MCW and health system partner Children’s Wisconsin are on the vanguard of best practices for gastroschisis.
Now Accepting Applications: Precision Medicine Master of Science Degree & Certificate Program
New Precision Medicine Program now enrolling for Spring 2022.
2021 REDIRECT Conference
We invite you to attend our 2021 Research in Early childhood Development by Improving Resiliency and EQuiTy (REDIRECT) Conference.
Medical College of Wisconsin Researchers Identify Linkage Between ‘Redlining’ and Mortality After Breast Cancer Diagnosis
Results Published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology Demonstrate the Upstream Effects of Mortgage Discrimination on Widening Disparities for Women’s Health.
Dr. Kathleen Schmainda Receives Grant to Use AI and Advanced MRI Methods to Identify Brain Tumors
Kathleen M. Schmainda, PhD, professor of biophysics, was awarded a five-year, $2.7 million new R01 grant from the National Cancer Institute.
Precision Medicine Master of Science Degree & Certificate Program
The Precision Medicine Master of Science Degree & Certificate Program is launching Fall 2021.
Master of Science in Genetic Counseling Program Receives Accreditation Status
The Master of Science in Genetic Counseling (MSGC) program has been granted New Program accreditation status by the Accreditation Council for Genetic Council (ACGC), effective Oct. 20.
Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office Opens Justice System Data to Public in New Dashboard
The Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office released today a publicly available dashboard containing data on key indicators and decision points on how the justice system functions from referral to sentencing.
Online, Interactive Dashboards Analyze Data on Homicides and Nonfatal Shootings in City of Milwaukee
Updated monthly, the dashboards include maps and charts displaying information such as total victim counts by year; type of offense; victims by month, day of week and time of day; victim and suspect demographics, and number of victims by geographic area.
Multi-Agency Collaboration Updates Sex Trafficking Report
A multi-agency collaboration sex trafficking report which intends to provide perspective on where known sex trafficking incidents were occurring in Milwaukee.
Jenny Geurts, MCW genetic counselor, has eyes on the horizon.
Working at the Intersection of Public Health & Safety
Newest assistant professor of epidemiology focuses on social determinants of health.
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