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With an emphasis on cancer research, the Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research (WIMR) at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health in Madison is designed to allow researchers to work with scientists from other disciplines, speeding the transfer of science to the people who will benefit from it.
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Collaboration Advances Care
The Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research builds on the UW School of Medicine and Public Health's tradition of collaborative research. In the video at left, Dr. Richard Moss, senior associate dean for basic research, biotechnology and graduate studies, explains how collaboration with clinical faculty has played a key role in his research. Read a Q&A with Moss to learn more about WIMR.
A Passion for Innovation
The collaborative nature of the Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research (WIMR) has shaped Dr. Mohamed Hamdan's view of health care and medical research. He's looking forward to reaping the benefits of the second tower of WIMR in his own translational research, which examines the detrimental effects of heart rhythm disturbances on cardiac function and blood pressure regulation.