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News Archive 2013

12/31/2013Study: Vitamin E Slows Progression of Alzheimer's Symptoms
12/20/2013View Some of Our Favorite Photos of 2013
12/20/2013Wisconsin Partnership Awards $3.6 Million in Community Grants
12/19/2013Applications Sought for Associate Dean for Clinical and Translational Research
12/19/2013Carbone Cancer Center Accepting Applications for Director
12/18/2013Emergency Medicine to Become an Academic Department
12/12/2013Dr. Bruce Hermann elected to American Epilepsy Society Board of Directors
12/12/2013Study Raises Ethical Questions About Limits of Informed Consent for 'Big Surgery'
12/11/2013New Reports Show Much Room for Improvement in Wisconsin's Health
12/11/2013Patrick Remington Discusses Lawmaker's Proposal to Combat Obesity
12/10/2013UW-Madison Seeks Participants for Innovative Study of Technology to Help Independent Elders
12/09/2013Emery Bresnick to Serve American Society of Hematology
12/04/2013New Research Shows Brain Can Produce Estrogen
12/02/2013Researchers Discover Early Step in Blood Stem Cell Development
12/02/2013Survey Finds Low Availability of Pain Relief Drugs in Many Countries
11/25/2013November 25 is Public Health Thank You Day
11/21/2013UW Researchers Uncover Way to Detect Dangerous Fetal Heart Rhythm
11/21/2013UW-Madison Professor Tells U.S. Senate Health Isn't All About Health Care
11/20/2013FIENS Brings Neurosurgical Training to Developing World
11/19/2013Conference Looks at Alzheimer's from Beyond the Brain
11/19/2013UW Health Physician Excellence Award Nominations Due Dec. 20
11/18/2013Alumni Profile: Paul Sondel, MD, PhD '75
11/18/2013Dual-Sport Motorcyclists Support Cancer Research
11/18/2013Gwen McIntosh Named Assistant Dean for Students
11/18/2013Mentors Connect with Students Through The Neighborhood
11/18/2013Middleton Society Event a Chance to Show Appreciation
11/18/2013New Center Supports Native Students Interested in Health Professions
11/18/2013On Call: Catching Up with Four Ophthalmologists
11/18/2013Photo Feature: Welcome to the Class of 2017
11/18/2013Stethoscope Program Connects Medical Students to Alumni
11/18/2013Student Profile: Patrick Brown Takes Time to Be a Leader, Mentor
11/18/2013Students Advocate for Graduate Medical Education and Beyond
11/18/2013Students, Faculty Join Gold Humanism Honor Society
11/18/2013UW Health and Veterans Affairs Partner for Veterans' Health
11/18/2013UWSMPH Earns Spencer Foreman Award for Community Service
11/18/2013William and Judith Busse: The Multiplier Effect in Action
11/14/2013Gloria Sarto to be Honored with Endowed Chair, Documentary
11/14/2013Teach-in to Help "Young Invincibles" Select Health Insurance Options
11/11/2013Art Museum Visit Helps Doctors Understand Feelings
11/11/2013Dr. Carla Pugh Featured in Slate Magazine
11/11/2013Master of Public Health Students Inducted Into Delta Omega
11/11/2013Neuropsychology to Celebrate 50th Anniversary
11/08/2013Lead Exposure Dooms Some Wisconsin Kids to Struggle in School
11/04/2013Study Supports Team Role for Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners
10/31/2013R. Alta Charo Earns for Institute of Medicine Award for Service
10/30/2013Fatty Acids Like Omega-3 Play a Role in Our Genes
10/21/2013David DeMets Elected to Institute of Medicine
10/16/2013Research Team Aims to Improve Outcomes for Women with Breast Cancer
10/16/2013Study: Improvements Needed in College Instruction to Retain Science Majors
10/09/2013Caring for a Child With Cancer: Financial Problems Increase Burden on Parents
10/07/2013Whitney Witt Elected Section Councilor of APHA Maternal Child Health Section
10/03/2013Researchers Explore Virtual Reality Home Health Environments
10/03/2013UW Psychiatry Celebrates Mental Health Month with Free Lectures, Screenings
10/03/2013Wisconsin Partnership Recognizes Group's Contributions in Fighting Infant Mortality
9/30/2013University of Wisconsin Research Team Offers Advice to Parents on Internet Safety
9/27/2013Genes and the Environment: A Code for Breast Cancer Development
9/27/2013McArdle Scientists to Hold Research Q&A for Public
9/27/2013Wisconsin Partnership Seeks Comments on Five-Year Plan
9/25/2013Wisconsin Residents Living Longer but not Feeling Better
9/24/2013Research Aimed at Developing Master Robotic Surgeons
9/24/2013Wisconsin Alzheimer's Institute Lands $4.3 Million Grant
9/23/2013Crowd-Sourcing Surveillance of a Campus Influenza Epidemic
9/20/2013Wisconsin Partnership Seeks Applications to Implement Infant-Mortality Efforts
9/18/2013Prostate Cancer Research Boosted by $1 Million Grant
9/17/2013Males Sought for Study of Exposure to Cigarette Smoke
9/13/2013Researchers Earn Grants to Study Patient-Centered Care
9/12/2013UW Health Pediatric Primary Care Clinics Beat Immunization Benchmarks
9/10/2013Emery Bresnick Named to Editorial Board of Blood Hematology Journal
9/10/2013School of Medicine and Public Health Earns Social Media Praise
9/09/2013Researchers Pinpoint Risk of Aggressive Prostate Cancer
9/09/2013Vivian Pinn to Speak at Women's Health Event
9/05/2013Alumni Profile: Sigurd Sivertson, MD '47
9/05/2013Alumni Weekend Rekindles Traditions, Camaraderie
9/05/2013Couples Match Fosters Togetherness
9/05/2013Dean's Teaching Award Winners Exemplify Excellence
9/05/2013Elizabeth Petty Selected as Fellow for AAMC Council of Deans
9/05/2013Healer's Journey: The Small-Town Healer
9/05/2013Klevay, Friedman Win Top Honors at Alumni Awards Banquet
9/05/2013Know Your Class Representatives
9/05/2013Mini Med School Reaches the Minds of Many
9/05/2013Newborn Screening: 50 Years of Saving Lives
9/05/2013Obesity: Ethical Dilemma and Public Health Challenge
9/05/2013On Call: Catching Up with Three Neurologists
9/05/2013Photo Feature: Graduation 2013
9/03/2013Sleep Produces Cells that Grow and Repair Nerve Cell Insulation
8/27/2013Collaboration Leads to Drink for Those Who Have Trouble Swallowing
8/27/2013HIV Conspiracy Beliefs Not a Barrier to Minority Participation in Research
8/26/2013Health Sciences Students Part of Obesity Initiative
8/23/2013Control for Genome Editing in Flies Has Implications for Human Health
8/22/2013Teen Birth Rates Down 20 Percent in Wisconsin
8/22/2013UW-Extension Seeks Family Living Educator in Langlade County
8/20/2013UW Researchers Map Genetic Circuitry Controlling Red Blood Cell Production
8/16/2013Chair Sought for Departments of Genetics and Medical Genetics
8/15/2013Igor Slukvin Receives $3.2 Million NIH Grant
8/15/2013Stratatech Awarded $47.2 Million Government Contract for Burn Therapy
8/15/2013Study: Viral Infection May Prompt Mosquitoes to Fly Even Farther
8/14/2013Lyndsey Runaas Selected for Hematology Society Award
8/08/2013Paul Kaufman Awarded for Distinguished Service
8/08/2013Sudden Cardiac Arrest Survival Odds Greater at Fitness Facilities
8/07/2013UW Geneticist Speaks with Sound Medicine About Path of Genomic Science
8/06/2013Study: Metabolism Linked to Reduced Muscle in Older Populations
8/06/2013Tobacco Researchers Win Grant to Study Menthol Cigarettes
8/01/2013UW Geriatrics Scientist Wins Prestigious Nathan Shock New Investigator Award
7/30/2013UW Researchers Witness New Type of Cell Division, Use it to Battle Cancer
7/26/2013Dr. Tom Yin Awarded Inaugural Hartmann Prize in Auditory Neuroscience
7/22/2013Gene Therapy for Type 1 Diabetes Aims to Eliminate Daily Insulin Injections
7/17/2013How the Tired Brain Directs Junk-Food Binges
7/17/2013Research Confirms Link Between Alzheimer's Disease and Diabetes
7/16/2013Reducing the Risk of Cystic Fibrosis 'False Positives'
7/12/2013Organic Dairy Compound May Hold Cure for Pre-Eclampsia
7/11/2013Colleen Curran Selected to Join Global Cancer Task Force
7/08/2013Alumni Enjoy Night Out at Madison Museum of Contemporary Art
7/08/2013Donor News: Felix Yip Demonstrates the Art of Giving Back
7/08/2013Healer's Journey - On (Not) Being the Miracle
7/08/2013John Siebert Offers Hope for Patients with Parry-Romberg Syndrome
7/08/2013La Crosse Gathering Unites Trainees, Faculty and Alumni
7/08/2013Long-Time Mentor Don Schalch Enjoys the Journey
7/08/2013Mohamed Hamdan's Passion Drives Innovation
7/08/2013Student Life: The Art of Wellness
7/08/2013Vitamin D Needs, Levels Vary Due to Genes and Diet
7/05/2013UW Researcher Wins Grant to Study Trauma-Caused Epilepsy
7/03/2013Governor Walker Tours Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research
7/02/2013Dr. K. Craig Kent Named Director of American Board of Surgery
7/02/2013High Stress, Low Support can Lead to Pregnancy Complications
7/02/2013Medical Faculty, Residents Compete in 'Sim Wars'
6/28/2013Wisconsin Assembly Bill Puts Some Biomedical Research in Jeopardy
6/26/2013Waisman Scientists Model Human Disease in Stem Cells
6/25/2013Dean Golden: No Time to Retreat on Advancing Nation's Health
6/20/2013Dr. Daniel Jarzemsky Receives Max Fox Preceptor Award
6/14/2013Biomolecular Chemistry Wins Oldest Centrifuge Contest
6/14/2013New Program Office to Boost Infant-Mortality Effort
6/12/2013Rupa Sridharan Looks to Break Conversion Rate of Stem Cells
6/11/2013Department of Pediatrics Has Played Key Role in History of Children's Health
6/11/2013On Call: Catching Up with Three Anesthesiologists
6/06/2013Nearly All Wisconsin Counties Fall Short of Cancer-Control Goals
6/05/2013Robert Dempsey Named Chair of Neurosurgery Teaching Organization
6/04/2013Pugh, Smith Join 2013 Class of Women Academic Leaders
6/04/2013Service-Learning Project Wins United Nations Award
6/03/2013Public Health Insurance Boosts Outpatient Care, Cuts Hospital Admissions
5/30/2013Enhanced White Blood Cells Heal Mice With MS-like Disease
5/29/2013Medical Students Raise $1,100 for Neighborhood House
5/21/2013Biomedical Engineer Justin Williams Receives Ramirez Award
5/21/2013Class on Climate-Change Ethics to Spur Questions, Not Provide Answers
5/21/2013Sugar-Water Injections Relieve Knee Pain More Than Exercise
5/19/2013UW Study: Asthma Boosts Apnea Risk
5/15/2013Dr. Richard Rieselbach Wins Prestigious Award for Health Care Advocacy
5/14/2013Study: Meditation and Exercise Could Save Billions
5/07/2013Researchers Find How Key Cancer Switch May Hide from Therapy
5/02/2013Dr. Byron Crouse Discusses Rural Medicine on NPR
5/01/2013Charles Mistretta Earns International Medical Physics Award
4/30/2013Dr. Stephen Y. Nakada Elected Trustee of the American Board of Urology
4/30/2013Edward F. Jackson Named New Chair of Medical Physics
4/29/2013Dr. Javier Nieto Named to National Advisory Board on Health Statistics
4/29/2013Event Celebrates Area Health Education Center Alumni
4/29/2013Stem Cell Researchers Earn Cozzarelli Prize from PNAS
4/29/2013UW-Madison Undergrad Studies Rural Health Issues
4/29/2013Watch Presentations from Our Bioethics Symposium
4/25/2013Students Named to Alpha Omega Alpha
4/24/2013Does Living 'Down on the Farm' Lead to Healthier Immune Systems in Kids?
4/24/2013UW Scientists Receive $2.5 Million to Explore Bacterial Transcriptomes
4/24/2013UW-Madison Receives Accreditation for Fellowship in Molecular Genetics
4/23/2013Meet the Obesity Epidemic's Offspring: the Sleep Apnea Epidemic
4/18/2013New Global Health Visiting Scholar and Graduate Research Awards
4/16/2013UW-Madison Study Shows CT Viable for Bone Mineral Density Screening for Osteoporosis
4/12/2013UW Stem Cell Researchers Building a 'Retinal Patch' to Restore Vision
4/11/2013Rosa Garner Earns Academic Staff Excellence Award
4/09/2013Michael Pulia Honored by American Academy of Emergency Medicine
4/09/2013Sollinger Appointed to American Journal of Transplantation Editorial Board
4/05/2013UW Faculty Share Awards for Best Health and Society Research
4/03/2013Fifth Annual Bioethics Symposium Set for April 11
4/01/2013Researchers Develop More Reliable Prostate Cancer Test
3/26/2013UW Researchers Discover the Brain Origins of Variation in Pathological Anxiety
3/22/2013Study: Minority Women Face Pregnancy with Less 'Personal Capita'
3/21/2013Physician Assistant Program to Partner With Essentia Health
3/20/2013Ozaukee is Wisconsin's Healthiest County in 2013 Health Rankings
3/20/2013UW Scientist Leads Quest for New Macular Degeneration Therapy
3/20/2013Wisconsin Study Eyes Better Results for Aging Population
3/19/2013Gene Mutation Found as Possible Cause of HSP Disorders
3/18/2013Match Day Includes 20 Students in Rural Medicine Program
3/15/2013Marriage Rates Contribute to Wealth Gap for African-American Women
3/12/2013Alumni Profile - Faith Ottery's Passions Make a Difference
3/12/2013Alumni Share Stories from Hurricane Sandy
3/12/2013Appreciation for Gross Anatomy Helps Fund Renovation
3/12/2013Centennial Scholars an Investment in Role Models and Diversity
3/12/2013Dean's Cup Rekindles Friendly Rivalry for Worthy Causes
3/12/2013Donor News: Alum Honors His Mentor with a Scholarship
3/12/2013Family Medicine Moves Up in U.S. News Rankings
3/12/2013Harting, Bersu Praised as Stellar Anatomy Teachers
3/12/2013Healer's Journey: Poetry Advocating for Public Health Policies
3/12/2013Homecoming Brings Classmates Together
3/12/2013New Books from School of Medicine and Public Health Faculty
3/12/2013On Call: Catching Up with Three Radiologists
3/12/2013Operation: Education Provides a Fun Way to Explore Medical Careers
3/12/2013Richard Roberts Receives National Honor
3/12/2013Student Helps Increase Understanding of Importance of Vaccinations
3/12/2013Students, Faculty Inducted Into Gold Humanism Honor Society
3/12/2013Su-Chun Zhang Has a Unique View of Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research
3/08/2013Faculty, House Staff Elected Into Alpha Omega Alpha
3/08/2013School Reaccredited for Continuing Medical Education
3/08/2013Wisconsin Registry for Alzheimer's Prevention Receives High Designation
3/05/2013Mother's Stress Linked to Birth Risks
3/04/2013Keely, Bresnick Earn UW-Madison Awards
3/04/2013Women in Parts of Rural America Face Worsening Mortality Rates
2/28/2013UW Surgeon: New Approaches Needed to Improve Surgical Care
2/28/2013Wisconsin Communities Awarded $3.4 Million to Reduce Infant Mortality
2/25/2013Analytical Trick Could Speed Cancer Diagnosis
2/25/2013David Kindig Leads Institute of Medicine Roundtable on U.S. Health
2/25/2013John Fallon Honored by Society for Developmental Biology
2/25/2013MEDiC to be Featured on Big Ten Network's 'BTN LiveBIG'
2/25/2013Patrick Remington Appointed to National Panel
2/22/2013Wisconsin Budget Calls for $3 Million for Rural and Urban Medical Programs
2/20/2013Cycle for Sight Riders To Raise Money for Vision Research
2/14/2013Medical Students Learn Mindfulness Training
2/14/2013Rocker-Turned-Researcher Adrian Grimes Puts Heart Into His Work
2/12/2013UW Experts Say More Focus Needed on Breast Cancer Prevention
2/11/2013Technique Moves Practical Alzheimer's Diagnosis Closer to Reality
2/06/2013Department Chair Sought for Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
2/06/2013Stress is Underreported in Parents of Children with Cancer
2/05/2013James Gern Awarded $5 Million NIH Grant
2/04/2013Meet Our Researchers - Caroline Alexander
1/30/201321st Annual Rural Health Essay Prize Now Accepting Entries
1/25/2013Two Recipients Selected for First Equity and Diversity Award
1/24/2013Waisman Center Celebrates 40th Anniversary
1/23/2013David Gaus Awarded $950,000 to for Medical Training Program in Ecuador
1/23/2013Wisconsin Lags Behind Minnesota in Health Measures
1/22/2013Could Blood Calcium Levels Warn of Ovarian Cancer?
1/17/2013Wisconsin Research Team Identifies New Pathway in Spinal-Nerve Growth
1/16/2013Mindfulness Meditation May Relieve Chronic Inflammation
1/14/2013Brad Schwartz Named CEO of Morgridge Institute for Research
1/11/2013New Ethical Guidelines Needed for Social Networking Research
1/10/2013Wisconsin Partnership Program Awards Community Grants of $2.7 Million
1/08/2013Halcyon Skinner Receives Teaching Award
1/03/2013Cycle for Sight Benefits Vision Research

News Archive 2013

Last updated: 01/07/2014
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