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MCW cardiovascular researcher wins Steve Cullen Healthy Heart Scholar Award

Peter C. Frommelt, MD, professor and interim chief of pediatrics in the division of cardiology at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) and member of MCW’s Cardiovascular Center, is the...

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Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin commits more than $20 million to statewide behavioral health initiatives

The Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin (AHW) Endowment today announced its commitment of nearly $20 million in an initiative to generate statewide, community-based advances in behavioral health. The ambitious eight-year project represents...

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Director of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institutes of Health to receive honorary degree, speak at commencement May 20; four community leaders to receive honorary degrees

The Medical College of Wisconsin’s (MCW) 103rd annual commencement exercises will be held May 20 at 3:30 p.m. at the Milwaukee Theatre. MCW’s Medical School and its Graduate School of Biomedical...

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MCW researchers find “color-correcting glasses” don’t live up to the hype

In the first controlled study of glasses marketed to allow those with colorblindness to better perceive color, Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) vision researchers have found that the glasses do...

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Christ the King Church Announces Safari Adventure for Little Children

Start your kids’ summer off right with a Safari Adventure offered by All God’s Children Preschool at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 1600 N. Genesee Street in Delafield, from June...

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MCW’s Joseph C. Besharse, PhD, receives ARVO Proctor Medal for lifetime achievement in vision research

Milwaukee, Wis., - Joseph C. Besharse, PhD, FARVO, Marvin Wagner Professor and Chair of Cell Biology, Neurobiology & Anatomy, Marjorie and Joseph Heil Professor of Ophthalmology, and director of research...

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Brookfield Central Graduate Elizabeth Bews receives prestigious Fulbright award from U.S. Department of State

Elizabeth Bews has been named a Fulbright fellow in Archaeology and will spend the next year researching the archaeological record of the Middle Strymon River Valley in Southern Bulgaria....

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BloodCenter of Wisconsin, MCW and UWM to host Milwaukee Quick Pitch event

Milwaukee, Wis. - BloodCenter of Wisconsin, Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) and UWM Research Foundation will host Milwaukee Quick Pitch – First Look Forum, an event showcasing the latest technologies...

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Community leaders celebrate 40 years of MACC Fund

MILWAUKEE – Wisconsin families who have children with cancer have access to some of the best medical care in the country. A big reason for that is the leadership and...

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MCW professor publishes Clinical Science article on treatment for chronic kidney disease

In a study reported in Clinical Science, MCW scientists, along with researchers from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, analyzed the role of epoxyeicosatrienoic acids, signaling molecules found within...

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Dr. Stuart D. Wilson of MCW receives AAES Oliver Cope Meritorious Achievement Award

Stuart D. Wilson, MD, Professor Emeritus in the department of surgery at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW), was bestowed the Oliver Cope Meritorious Achievement Award by the American Association...

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Oconomowoc Lake home is 2016 WBCS, Inc. “Showhouse for a Cure”

The 2016 Wisconsin Breast Cancer Showhouse (WBCS) for a Cure is an exquisite 8,400 square-foot home located on the eastern shore of Oconomowoc Lake at 3943 N. Sawyer Road in...

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MCW partners with Milwaukee Academy of Science and High School of Health Sciences to DRIVE interest in health research

The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) has launched DRIVE, a program pairing high school students at the Milwaukee Academy of Science (MAS) and the High School of Health Sciences (HS2)...

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St. Joseph Catholic School offering full-day K4 beginning in fall of 2016

St. Joseph Catholic School located at 2750 N. 122nd St. in Wauwatosa has announced that it will be offering full-day K4 beginning in the fall of 2016. Parents will...

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MCW professor publishes Nature article on cause of neurological disorders

In a study reported in Nature Communications, MCW scientists along with researchers from the University of Connecticut, analyzed the underlying causes involved in neurological disorders. According to the published study,...

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CW professor publishes Nature article on cause of neurological disorders

In a study reported in Nature Communications, MCW scientists along with researchers from the University of Connecticut, analyzed the underlying causes involved in neurological disorders. According to the published study,...

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MCW receives $2.8 million in grants to investigate kidney disease

The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) has received two grants totaling $2.8 million to investigate treatments for diseases of the kidney. The first grant is a 5-year, $2.3 million grant...

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MCW names new senior associate dean for faculty affairs

Christina L. Runge, PhD, associate professor of otolaryngology and communication sciences, chief of the division of communication sciences and director of the Koss Cochlear Implant Program, has been named senior...

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Literacy Help Available for Adults Returning to School!

College is for boys. That was the feedback Janet Donovan, founding Board member of College STILL Achievable(CSA), received from her mother when she was graduating high school. While Donovan, age 56, was...

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Marquette University and Medical College of Wisconsin announce Biomedical Engineering Department

Milwaukee, Wis. – Marquette University and the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) have announced the creation of the Marquette University and the Medical College of Wisconsin Biomedical Engineering Department which...

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Community Watch

» Brookfield Central student charged for bomb scare Updated:  06:00 PM

» Elmbrook names Sobocinski as new assistant superintendent for business services 12:17 PM

» New Starbucks to anchor retail building at Sendik's Towne Centre in Brookfield Updated:  6/23

» OwnersEdge gives Green Bay business owner an alternative to selling 6/22

» Trainer allegedly sexually assaulted client at town of Brookfield fitness center Updated:  6/22

» Brookfield aldermen OK Artisan apartments, public funding Updated:  6/22

» Brookfield council reaffirms committee's denial of TIF referendum referral 6/22

» Judge orders mental evaluation of Brookfield man charged with shooting neighbors Updated:  6/21

» Brookfield East baseball has 6-0 week 6/21

» Brookfield Fire Department plans $1 million in renovations to one of its stations 6/21

» Improvements delayed at Pilgrim-Burleigh in Brookfield Updated:  6/21

» Brookfield East girls have another successful track and field season 6/20

» Brookfield East uses five-run first inning to beat Lancers 6/20

» Brookfield Central had solid season under new coaching staff 6/20

» Two pedestrians involved in Brookfield car crash Sunday night 6/20

» Watertown Plank Road to close in Elm Grove starting Monday 6/16

» Brookfield panel approves Wimmer apartment project, and TIF assistance for it Updated:  6/16

» Initial Reaction Podcast: MLB Draft's Wisconsin flavor and WIAA's postseason model Updated:  6/15

» Soerens Ford donates over $4,000 to Brookfield Central 6/15

» Elmbrook Swim Club: June 2 6/15

» Brookfield to finally test reduced streetlights 6/15

» Brookfield Central tennis coach Dave Steinbach earns 500th win as boys coach 6/15

» Brookfield East girls soccer team has winning season under first-year coach Derrick Banks 6/15

» Brookfield East baseball team has 1-3 week 6/15

» Brookfield Central boys track, fieldd team sees increased numbers 6/15

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