The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) will co-lead a study on potential long-term neurologic health consequences of concussions and sub-concussive injuries sustained by former NFL players.
Joseph E. Kerschner, MD, Named Chair-elect of the Board of Directors of the Association of American Medical Colleges
Joseph E. Kerschner, MD, Dean of the Medical College of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Provost and Executive Vice President of the Medical College of Wisconsin, has been named chair-elect of the board of directors of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)
A new veteran outreach program in the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine in collaboration with the Milwaukee Veterans Affairs Medical Center aims to save lives by locating veterans in need and engaging them in VA health services.
Medical College of Wisconsin Researchers Part of National Effort to Develop Regenerative Treatments for Blindness
The National Eye Institute’s Audacious Goal Initiative for Regenerative Medicine has awarded Joseph Carroll, PhD, a grant to develop new research models to advance treatments for blinding conditions.
The CARE Consortium was established with the goals of understanding how concussions affect the brain and identifying ways to improve diagnosis, treatment and prevention.
Data Supports Interaction of Pretreatment Immune Inflammatory State of Patient Outcomes following Radiotherapy in High Risk Prostate Cancer Trial
Data from a validation study of NRG-RTOG 0521 suggests that, while there is no association between an elevated level of C-reactive protein (CRP) and disease-free survival (DFS); higher levels of pretreatment interleukin 10 (IL-10) were linked to lower rates of DFS.
Diet soda is often assumed to be a healthier soft drink option. However, a recent joint study between MCW and Marquette University has found a link between artificial sweeteners and diabetes & obesity, shedding light on how these additives negatively affect how the body processes fat and energy.
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Expanding mental health care for pregnant and postpartum women with resources for health providers
Neuropsychologist Dr. Michael McCrea treats concussions in high school and professional athletes.
Biomedical data from one million people will advance personalized treatments and prevention.
Patient is first in the world to receive transplant of altered stem cells for Fabry disease.
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