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Dr. M. Riccardo Colella named State EMS Medical Director
August 21, 2018
Riccardo Colella, DO, MPH, has been named state emergency medical services medical director effective immediately.
Cardiovascular Center appoints postdoctoral fellow to T32 training program
July 24, 2018
The Cardiovascular Center at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) has appointed Moua Yang, PhD, as the third postdoctoral trainee in the Cardiovascular Center’s T32 postdoctoral training program sponsored by the National Institutes of Health.
Dr. Carmen Bergom named 2018 Michael H. Keelan Jr., MD Scholar
June 20, 2018
Carmen R. Bergom, MD, PhD, assistant professor of radiation oncology and Cardiovascular Center member, is the recipient of the 2018 Michael H. Keelan Jr., MD Scholar Award for her project, “Unique genetic models to identify mediators of radiation-induced heart disease.”
Dr. Raul Urrutia highlights MCW’s genomic science, precision medicine efforts for Rotary Club
June 12, 2018
Raul Urrutia, MD, Director of MCW’s Genomic Sciences and Precision Medicine Center, was the featured speaker at the Rotary Club of Milwaukee’s Tuesday Speaker Series on June 12. Dr. Urrutia gave a presentation tiled, Precision Medicine: A Scientific Revolution in our Own Back Yard.
Dr. Julie Freed named 2018 Steve Cullen Healthy Heart Scholar
June 5, 2018
Julie Freed, MD, PhD, assistant professor of anesthesiology, is the recipient of the 2018 Steve Cullen Healthy Heart Scholar Award to fund her research on the treatment of life-threatening low blood pressure.
MCW, Department of Surgery honored for support of employees who serve in military reserve
May 9, 2018
The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) and MCW Department of Surgery were recently honored by ESGR (Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve), a Department of Defense program, for their support of employees in the military reserve.
Dr. Balaraman Kalyanaraman receives outstanding achievement award from the Society of Asian American Scientists in Cancer Research
May 2, 2018
Balaraman Kalyanaraman, PhD, chair and professor of Biophysics and the Harry R. and Angeline E. Quadracci Professor in Parkinson’s Research, is one of eight Indian American scientists to receive this year’s outstanding achievement award from the Society of Asian American Scientists in Cancer...
First symposium in Nepal on Emergency Medicine and Education
April 23, 2018
On April 3, faculty representatives from the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) participated in an inaugural symposium at Dhulikhel Hospital in Kathmandu, Nepal. The theme of this one-day symposium was “Challenges and Opportunities in Emergency Medicine Training and Research in Nepal.”
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