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Sally Twining, PhD

Sally S. Twining, PhD

Member, Curriculum Pillar, Kern Institute


  • Kern Institute
    8701 Watertown Plank Rd., Suite M1990
    Milwaukee, WI 53226

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Academic Appointments/Other Titles

  • Assistant Dean, Basic Science Curriculum
  • Professor, Biochemistry

Dr. Twining is working on the implementation of non-medical knowledge competency-based assessments in the M1 and M2 classroom, and implementation of curricular strategies to integrate basic science education with clinical education.

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Research Experience

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Neovascularization
  • Corneal Opacity
  • Enzyme Activation
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Maspin
  • Pseudomonas aeruginosa
  • Receptors, Proteinase-Activated
  • Serpins
  • Thrombin

Leadership Positions

  • Chair M1-2 Subcommittee Curriculum and Evaluation Committee: 2002-2005
  • Chair Women's Faculty Council: 2005-2006
  • President Faculty Council: 2008-2009
  • Sr Vice President Faculty Council: 2007-2008
  • Vice President: 2006-2007