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News Archive 2011

12/29/2011Feeling Stressed? How You Think About it Could Harm Your Health
12/21/2011Discharge Summaries Play Key Role in Keeping Nursing Home Patients Safe
12/20/2011Partnership Pledges $2.2 Million to Improve Health of Wisconsin Communities
12/19/2011Hold That Thought? Scientists Find Sensor That May Explain Working Memory
12/14/2011UW Study: Mothers of Tiny Babies Suffer, Too
12/09/2011Nominations Sought for Research Mentorship Award
12/08/2011Director Sought for Eye Research Institute
12/08/2011Medical Student Wins Awards for Study of College Alcohol Use
12/07/2011Charles Mistretta Honored by American Association of Physicists in Medicine
12/06/2011Bresnick to Head Hematology Society's Red Blood Cell Group
12/05/2011Poor Mental Health Increases Risk for Pregnancy Complications, Low Birth Weight
11/30/2011Alzheimer's Conference Showcases Innovative, Inclusive Ideas
11/30/2011New Program Will Train Health Educators to Address Behavioral Issues
11/23/2011MEDiC Student-Run Clinics Receive National Recognition
11/22/2011Psychopaths' Brains Show Differences in Structure and Function
11/22/2011Sanjay Asthana Will Chair National Review Committee on Aging
11/21/2011Ana Martinez-Donate is Passionate About Working with Underserved Communities
11/21/2011Hydrogen Peroxide Provides Clues to Immunity, Wound Healing, Tumor Biology
11/21/2011Implanted Neurons, Grown in the Lab, Take Charge of Brain Circuitry
11/21/2011New Evidence Links Virus to Brain Cancer
11/16/2011A Rigorous Multi-Stage Adventure Leads to the MD/PhD
11/16/2011Alumni Profile: Tito Izard, MD '96
11/16/2011Class of 2015 Gets its Formal White Coat Welcome
11/16/2011Donor News: Merkows' Gift Helps Student Puruse Interest in Medicine
11/16/2011Faculty Q&A: Anna Huttenlocher
11/16/2011Middleton Society Celebration Highlights Student-Donor Connections
11/16/2011Researchers Discover Possible Key to Degenerative Nerve Diseases
11/16/2011Resident Sean Bruggink Finds a Powerful Combination in Anesthesiology
11/16/2011Sophisticated Clinical Simulation Program Raises the Bar
11/16/2011Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research - The Story Continues
11/14/2011UW Researcher Pursuing Alternate Prostate-Cancer Vaccine
11/11/2011Octopus-Like 'Brain Gardeners' Weed Out Bad Connections
11/10/2011Healthy Wisconsin Leadership Institute Launches 2011-2012 Community Teams
11/08/2011UW Health Clinical Simulation Program Opens New Facility
11/07/2011Study Will Explore Anemia's Ties to Gut Microbes
10/28/2011Lecture Will Discuss Social Media's Influence on Multiple Sclerosis Treatment
10/26/2011Transparent Zebrafish Provide Clues to Immune System Breakdown
10/24/2011Anti-Parasitic May Prevent Non-Melanoma Skin Cancers
10/24/2011Study Shows Language Progress in Deaf Children After Two Cochlear Implants
10/20/2011Cancer Researchers Study 'Scrambler Therapy' for Pain Relief
10/10/2011Study Shows Wake-Sleep Patterns Affect Brain Synapses During Adolescence
10/07/2011Jackson Wins Biophysical Society's Kenneth S. Cole Award
10/06/2011Chair Sought for Department of Biomolecular Chemistry
10/04/2011Wisconsin Partnership Funds Alzheimer's, Alcohol Abuse and Maternity Care
9/30/2011New Studies Seek to Help Asthma Sufferers Breathe a Little Easier
9/29/2011Nagle Takes Leadership Role in Cystic Fibrosis Imaging
9/27/2011Page Heads FDA Panel That Approves New Heart Valve
9/22/2011New Office to Foster University Collaboration with Industry
9/15/2011Burnside Awarded $1.3 Million Grant to Improve Breast Cancer Diagnosis
9/15/2011Waclaw Szybalski Looks Back on Crowded, Stellar Career
9/14/2011Haase Earns Laureate Award from American College of Physicians
9/14/2011New Research Suggests Education Level Affects Lung Function
9/13/2011DeLeire Named Director of La Follette School of Public Affairs
9/12/2011Study Reveals Critical Similarity Between Two Types of Stem Cells
9/09/2011Steroid Treatments Effective Against Eye Disease
8/31/2011Class of 1951 Wins Brown Derby Award at Alumni Weekend
8/31/2011Class of 2011 Graduates With Clear Eye on Chosen Fields
8/31/2011Donor News: Advancing Philanthropy for the School of Medicine and Public Health
8/31/2011Faculty Q&A: James Stein
8/31/2011Healer's Journey: 55 Words
8/31/2011Medical Student Karlo Kovacic Finds Salvation in Basketball
8/31/2011Minority Patients not Screened Enough for Diabetes
8/31/2011On Call: Catching Up With Three Emergency Medicine Doctors
8/31/2011Researchers Encouraged to Move Ideas, Discoveries to Marketplace
8/31/2011University Health Services Marks 100th Anniversary
8/30/2011Javier Nieto Selected for Two National Committees
8/29/2011Ahmed Afifi Appreciates the Privilege of Being a Physician
8/24/2011Department of Radiology to Lead Study of 'Zamboni Theory' of Multiple Sclerosis
8/18/2011UW-Madison Expert: Cancer Rates Show It's Time for Global Asbestos Ban
8/18/2011UW-Madison Team Part of IBM's new 'Cognitive' Computing Chips
8/10/2011Stem Cell Lab Series Available as Seminar Course for Students
8/04/2011UW Carbone Cancer Researcher Receives $1 Million Award
8/03/2011Integrative Medicine Program Marks 10th Anniversary
8/02/2011Partnership Invites 30 Full Proposals Through Community-Academic Partnership Fund
7/28/2011Intercampus Research Grants Include SMPH Investigators
7/25/2011Karen Timberlake to Lead UW Population Health Institute
7/20/2011Crouse Earns Award From American Academy of Family Physicians
7/19/2011New Scholars to Investigate How Health is Influenced by Debt and Discrimination
7/19/2011Walk Away From Cancer Event Benefits UW Carbone Cancer Center
7/18/2011Human Proteomics Symposium Takes Next Step in Genetic Analysis
7/11/2011Boissonnault Earns International Service Award
7/08/2011Brokopp is President-Elect of Association of Public Health Laboratories
7/08/2011Indoor Air Pollution Linked to Cardiovascular Risk
6/29/2011Study Finds Few Unintended Consequences of Smoke-Free Law
6/17/2011Elizabeth Hutchinson Named First Lily's Fund Epilepsy Researcher
6/15/2011Stem Cells from Patients Make 'Early Retina in a Dish'
6/15/2011UW-Madison Starts New Dual-Degree Program in Neuroscience and Law
6/13/2011Donor News: Honoring Victor and Barbara Gieschen
6/10/2011Ophthalmology Grand Rounds Will Honor James Allen
6/10/2011Quality Bio-Specimens Available to Researchers
6/09/2011On Call: Catching Up With A Group of Pediatricians
6/08/2011Chapman Lab Solves Membrane Protein Mystery
6/07/2011Medical Alumni Association Holds Winter Event at Miller Park
6/03/2011Hartwell Award Recipient Helping Children With Brain Injuries
6/03/2011Jeffrey Menn Receives Max Fox Preceptor Award
6/03/2011Learn How Animals See the World at Vision at the Zoo
6/01/2011Class of 1969 Members Hold Mini-Reunion in Thailand
5/31/2011Emery Bresnick Earns MERIT Award from National Institutes of Health
5/31/2011Waclaw Szybalski Receives Prize from Polish President
5/24/2011National Let's Move! in Indian Country Launches in Wisconsin
5/23/2011Andreas Friedl Appointed Chair of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
5/23/2011Researchers Cultivate Most Common Brain Cells in Lab Dish
5/20/2011Oncologist Yongna Xing Named Shaw Scientist
5/19/2011Faculty Q&A: Paul Bertics
5/19/2011Kurt Hansen is New Admissions Dean
5/19/2011Timely Opportunities Lead to Basic Science Reorganization
5/18/2011Alumni Profile: Elizabeth Petty, MD '86
5/18/2011Fetal Biomagnetism Detects Heartbeat Abnormalities
5/18/2011Integrative Cases Exemplify School's Transformation
5/18/2011Richard Chappell Appointed President of Society for Clinical Trials
5/13/2011Quinton Cotton Named Lifecourse Initiative for Healthy Families Program Officer
5/06/2011Graduating Couples Happy to Enter Residency Together
5/06/2011Survival Rates of Sudden Cardiac Arrest are Higher in Gyms
5/04/2011First Wisconsin Academy for Rural Medicine Students Graduate
5/03/2011Chairs Sought for New Basic Science Departments
4/29/2011Avastin Works Well Against Age-Related Macular Degeneration
4/28/2011Brain Regions Can Take Short Naps While Awake, Leading to Errors
4/27/2011Wetterneck Named President-Elect of Wisconsin Medical Society
4/26/2011Astronomy Technique Could Help Assess Deadly Melanomas
4/26/2011Teachers' Role in Health Care Reform Headlines Healthy Classrooms Symposium
4/26/2011UW to Take Action on Physicians Who Wrote Medical-Excuse Notes
4/22/2011Community-Academic Partnership Fund Request for Partnerships Released
4/21/2011Symposium to Focus on Reprogramming, Stem Cell Fate
4/20/2011School of Medicine and Public Health to Offer Addiction Medicine Fellowship
4/20/2011Worm Studies Shed Light on Human Cancers
4/19/2011Biomedical Emphasis a Big Economic Winner for Wisconsin
4/12/2011Ophthalmologist Matthew Davis Wins Lifetime Achievement Award
4/12/2011Study Finds Brain Regions Go Offline at Different Intervals
4/11/2011Insights Gained From Growing Cold-Causing Virus on Sinus Tissue
4/05/2011Mild Cognitive Impairment Not a Normal Part of Aging
3/30/2011Population Health Institute Releases 2011 County Health Rankings
3/25/2011Noted Primate Researcher to Discuss Animal Research
3/24/2011Alumni Profile: Keith Stuessi, MD '92
3/24/2011Ancient Bones and Teeth Help Cystic Fibrosis Researchers
3/24/2011Chuck Mistretta Honored by Radiological Society of North America
3/24/2011Different Disciplines Join Forces in Orthopedics and Rehabilitation
3/24/2011Donor News: It's Not Too Early to Make a Gift
3/24/2011Faculty Q&A: Gretchen Schwarze
3/24/2011Healer's Journey: The Surgical Intern - An Inside Look
3/24/2011Student-Parents Get By with Some Help from Their Friends
3/24/2011Students and Faculty Elected to National Honor Society
3/24/2011Students Explore 'The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks' for Go Big Read
3/22/2011Proteins in a Leukemia-Causing Complex Act Independently and Collectively
3/22/2011Two New Basic Science Departments Established
3/21/2011Childhood Illnesses Exact High Cost on the Entire Family
3/18/2011Married Couple Nathan and Connie Gundacker to Become Physicians Together
3/16/2011James Thomson Honored with Largest Award in U.S. Medicine and Science
3/15/2011School of Medicine and Public Health Among Leaders in U.S. News Rankings
3/10/2011Sean Fain Earns Hartwell Award for Cystic Fibrosis Research
3/09/2011Medical Physics Spinoffs Continue to Benefit Wisconsin
3/02/2011Charles Strother Earns Clinical Sciences Emeritus Faculty Award
3/02/2011Wisconsin Study Links Carbohydrate Overeating to Opiate Reaction
3/01/2011Arrangement of Connective Tissue Predicts Breast Cancer Prognosis
3/01/2011Elizabeth M. Petty is New Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
2/28/2011Dixon B. Kaufman is New Transplant Division Chief
2/23/2011Moms' Mental Health Needs Attention During and After Pregnancy
2/23/2011Radiology Awarded $1.4 Million in Medicare Imaging Demonstration Project
2/21/2011Asthma Through the Eyes of a Medical Anthropologist
2/21/2011Hearing Loss Common in Middle Age, But Could Be Preventable
2/18/2011Student Amanda Herzog Wins Prestigious American Medical Association Award
2/15/2011Public Health Conference to Focus on Environmental Health
2/15/2011Thyroid Removal is Safe and Effective for Graves' Disease
2/10/2011Females With Sexual Messages on Facebook Leave Mixed Impression on Males
2/09/2011Stress Over Children's Cancer Impacts Parents' Mental Health
2/08/2011Program Merges Dual Interests in Neuroscience and Policy
2/04/2011New Induced Stem Cells May Unmask Cancer at Earliest Stage
2/04/2011Research Shows How Complex Enzyme Relevant to Cancer Forms and Works
2/01/2011List of Events Canceled Due to Blizzard
1/27/2011Community Service Projects Earn Support From Morgridge Center
1/27/2011Recap: Author Seth Mnookin Discusses Vaccine-Autism Controversy
1/25/2011William Clancy Rejoins Faculty as Sports Medicine Chair
1/24/2011Hospitality Industry Performed Well After Wisconsin Smoking Ban
1/21/2011Stem Cell Pioneer James Thomson Wins Faisal International Prize
1/20/2011Seminar Series Focuses on Careers in Health Care and Life Sciences
1/19/2011Doctors Ought to Care Reaches Out to Dane County Middle Schools
1/19/2011Stress and Anxiety Both a Boon and Bane to the Brain
1/10/2011Umberto Tachinardi Named Research Information Officer, Associate Dean
1/07/2011Age-Related Macular Degeneration Drops By Nearly a Third
1/07/2011Global Health Initiative Seeks Campuswide Involvement in Incubator Series
1/03/2011Sauna-Induced Sweating Offers Many Health Benefits

News Archive 2011

Last updated: 03/28/2012
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