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Science is the driver of innovation and knowledge that can change everything—from the way we define, diagnose, treat and prevent disease, to the methods we employ to improve our communities, to the types of training we offer to the next generation of healers, educators and researchers. Through laboratory research, clinical trials and community-engaged research, we seek answers. We collaborate with local, national and global innovators. We question everything, and we persevere through every stage of discovery in pursuit of life-changing advancements.
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MCW Faculty Take on New Roles During Pandemic
June 30, 2022
MCW medical professionals reflect on their unique roles as public communicators and spokespersons during the pandemic.
Community Conversations: Mental Health Access Gaps
June 29, 2022
As Wisconsin communities grapple with mental health, issues of equity remain a critical challenge.
Kern Family Foundation Invests $50 Million to Transform Medical Education and Profession of Medicine
June 23, 2022
Gift renews support for the Kern National Network for Caring and Character in Medicine and the Kern Institute at the Medical College of Wisconsin.
Caitlin O’Meara, PhD, Named 2022 Cullen Healthy Heart Scholar; Steve Cullen Healthy Heart Run/Walk Raises $50,000 for Cardiovascular Research
June 21, 2022
Caitlin O’Meara, PhD, is the recipient of the 2022 Steve Cullen Healthy Heart Scholar Award to fund her research investigating heart cell regeneration as an alternative therapy for treating heart failure.
When Prostate Cancer Returns
June 15, 2022
MCW physician-scientists test new treatment for advanced prostate cancer.
Jesse M. Ehrenfeld, MD, MPH, Voted American Medical Association President-Elect
June 15, 2022
Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin (AHW) Endowment Director and senior associate dean at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) School of Medicine Jesse M. Ehrenfeld, MD, MPH, has been voted president-elect of the American Medical Association (AMA).
Family Inspired to Make a Difference
June 14, 2022
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Alan Nyitray, PhD, Named Notable LGBTQ+ Executive by BizTimes Milwaukee
June 9, 2022
Alan Nyitray PhD, associate professor at the Medical College of Wisconsin, has been honored by BizTimes Milwaukee in its second edition of Notable LGBTQ+ Executives in southeastern Wisconsin.
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