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News Archive 2014

12/30/2014Dr. John Doebley Named Chair of Medical Genetics
12/22/2014A Look Back at 2014
12/18/2014Partnership Awards Five Grants Through New Investigator Program
12/17/2014Wisconsin Partnership Program Launches Obesity Prevention Initiative
12/16/2014Wisconsin's Health: Significant Gaps by Race, Income, and Geography
12/15/2014Wisconsin Partnership Program Committee Member Honored
12/12/2014Alumni Profile: Richard Boxer, MD '73
12/12/2014Celebrating Women in Leadership
12/12/2014Claudia Reardon Balances Patient Care, Teaching, Mentoring and More
12/12/2014Exercisers Have Less Alzheimer's-Associated Plaque
12/12/2014First-Year Students Share Gratitude for Stethoscopes from Donors
12/12/2014Gold Humanism Honor Society Honorees Serve as Excellent Role Models
12/12/2014McArdle Lab Celebrates 75th Anniversary
12/12/2014Medical Scientist Training Program Builds Physician-Scientists to Tackle Tough Questions
12/12/2014Medical Student Jonathan Strong Has Worked in Five Countries
12/12/2014Middleton Society Event a Chance to Honor Donors
12/12/2014Mini Med School 'Students' Learn About Regenerative Medicine
12/12/2014On Call: Catching Up with Three Surgeons
12/12/2014Share Your Memories of Dr. Robert Schilling
12/12/2014Welcome New Alumni Association Board Members
12/11/2014Double Hit of Childhood Trauma, Combat Stress May Cause Veterans' PTSD
12/10/2014Researchers Earn Grant to Study Stem Cells for Age-Related Macular Degeneration
12/03/2014Opioid Prescriptions Can Go Missing Between Hospital and Nursing Home
12/01/2014Older Patients from At-Risk Neighborhoods More Likely to Return to Hospital
11/25/2014UW-Extension Seeks Oconto County Family Living Educator
11/24/2014UW Researcher Uncovers New Type of Immune Response
11/21/2014Fotis Asimakopoulos Receives Grant to Work on Multiple Myeloma
11/21/2014Newly Identified Genes Linking Environment to Risk of Anxiety Disorders
11/20/2014Grant Helps UW Hunt for Treatments for Cancer-Causing Virus
11/19/2014William S. Middleton Proves a Compelling Subject for Dan Albert's Latest Book
11/18/2014Donata Oertel Named Chair of Neuroscience
11/17/2014New UW Study Shows Possible Link Between Asthma and Cardiovascular Disease
11/17/2014UW Researchers Win $2.8 Million Grant to Improve Prostate Cancer Tests
11/12/2014Research Identifies Anhedonia as a Reason Smokers Struggle to Quit
11/12/2014Too Many Women Face 'Unnecessary' Repeat Breast Surgery
11/10/2014Cynthia Haq Earns Humanism in Medicine Award From AAMC
11/10/2014Largest Grant in School's History Will Continue Inner-City Asthma Research
11/06/2014Better Interventions Needed to Improve Hypertension Control in Young Adults
11/05/2014Pancreas Cancer Expert Sees Rays of Hope in Clinical Trials, New Drugs
11/05/2014UW Sleep Scientists Win $7.7 Million Grant to Study 'Local' Sleep
10/31/2014Cancer-Promoting Proteins Reveal Viable Target for Therapy
10/29/2014Grant Will Help Recruit, Retain Native Americans in Health Care Careers
10/28/2014UW-Madison Awarded $8.3 Million for New Urological Research Center
10/27/2014Five Communities to Participate in 2014-2015 Healthy Wisconsin Leadership Institute
10/17/2014Dean Presents Partnership Program's 2013 Annual Report to Board of Regents
10/17/2014DocTalk Madison Brings Healthcare Innovators Together
10/16/2014Regents Appoint Partnership Program Committee Members
10/15/2014Cell-Squeezing Filaments Act as Scaffolds for Machinery That Divides Cells
10/09/2014National Institutes of Health Backs 'Big Data' Research and Development
10/08/2014Dermatology Department Earns National Institutes of Health Grant
10/06/2014Wisconsin Partnership Program Funds Research in Cancer, Asthma, Vitamin D, Fungal Disease
10/02/2014Researchers Earn National Institutes of Health Grant for Diabetes Study
9/30/2014Medical Student Finds Passion for Patient Advocacy After Accident
9/29/2014In Memoriam: Ray D. Owen's Legacy Looms Large in Transplantation
9/29/2014New Finding: Maintenance Drugs Not Needed for Follicular Lymphoma
9/19/2014Healer's Journey - Inspiring Hope
9/16/2014Dr. Toby Campbell Receives Sojourns Scholars Award for Palliative Care
9/16/2014Researchers Study Role of Cultural Diversity Awareness in Effective Mentoring
9/08/2014UW Study: Veterans Lag Behind in Adopting Smoke-Free Home Rules
9/04/2014Alumni Profile: Gary Hartman, '70, MD '74
9/04/2014Alumni Weekend a Chance to Share Memories
9/04/2014Ants Assist in Search for New Antibiotics
9/04/2014Faculty Awards Honor Teaching and Research Mentorship
9/04/2014Graduation 2014 Recap: Savoring Memories, Embracing the Future
9/04/2014Know Your Class Representatives
9/04/2014Meyer Jackson Honored as Mentor, Educator by Biophysical Society
9/04/2014On Call: Catching Up with Three Internal Medicine Physicians
9/04/2014Preventive Medicine Residency: Another Step in School's Transformation
9/04/2014Research Profile: Bridget Catlin Making a Difference One County at a Time
9/04/2014Sabrina Dunlap Earns Max Fox Award
9/04/2014Wisconsin Partnership Program Marks 10th Anniversary
9/03/2014Researchers Discover Natural 'Barricade' to Red Blood Cell Development
9/02/2014Paul Lambert Named Chair of Oncology, McArdle Labratory
8/28/2014UW Awarded $2.1 Million by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute
8/25/2014College Students Put Off By Drinking References on Facebook
8/21/2014Neuroscientists Explore Temperature-Sensitive Pathways to Control Neural Activity
8/20/2014Undergraduate in Kuo Lab Has Historical Paper Published
8/19/2014UW Researcher Honored by Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health
8/18/2014A Look at the MD Program Class of 2018 by the Numbers
8/13/2014At Least 740,000 Wisconsin Residents Face Food Insecurity
8/13/2014Medical Student Overcomes Obstacles to Compete in Ironman
8/12/2014Carla Pugh to Speak at TEDMED 2014
8/07/2014Wisconsin Research Finds New Link Between Fat and Cancer
8/06/2014New Research Sheds Light on Hirschsprung's Disease
8/05/2014Data Review Explains Wisconsin's Experience With Health Care Reform
8/04/2014Neurological Surgery Patients Help Show How Brain Reacts to Stress
7/29/2014UW Population Health Institute Awarded $12 Million to Build Culture of Health
7/24/2014Randy Jirtle Wins Major Award for Work in Epigenetics
7/23/2014Preclinical Study Offers Hope Against Hair Loss During Chemotherapy
7/22/2014Byars-Winston, Pugh Earn UW Outstanding Women of Color Awards
7/22/2014Cognitive Activities May Help Protect the Brain From Alzheimer's
7/22/2014Internal Structure of Hepatitis B Revealed for First Time
7/21/2014Statewide Cancer Disparities Persist for African-Americans
7/18/2014Wisconsin Scientists Find Genetic Recipe to Turn Stem Cells to Blood
7/07/2014New Imaging Agent Provides Better Picture of the Gut
7/03/2014Alpha Omega Alpha Recipients Honored, Gift Announced
7/03/2014Alumni Profile: Ann Bartos Merkow, MD '79
7/03/2014Alumni Winter Event Features Local Flavor
7/03/2014Faculty, Staff Honored with University-Community Awards
7/03/2014Farrell, Schowalter Win Top Honors at Alumni Awards Banquet
7/03/2014Know Your Class Representatives
7/03/2014Medical Students Learn Residency Locations at Match Day
7/03/2014Medical Students Score Significant Scholarships
7/03/2014On Call: Catching Up with Three Obstetrics and Gynecology Physicians
7/03/2014Partnership Program Project Receives UW Partnership Award
7/03/2014Service is the Cultural Norm in Physical Therapy Program
7/03/2014Student Bioethics Essay Contest
7/03/2014Vascular Surgery Residency Forges a New Learning Model
7/03/2014Vogts' Gift Aims to Further Orthopedics and Stem Cell Science
7/03/2014WIMR II Grand Opening Celebrates 'Science Without Walls'
7/01/2014Azita Hamedani Named Chair of Emergency Medicine
7/01/2014Nominations Sought for Partnership Oversight and Advisory Committee
6/26/2014Sterling Johnson Talks About the Wisconsin Registry for Alzheimer's Prevention
6/25/2014Alzheimer's Study Data Gets Boost from WEDC, Wi2
6/24/2014New Interprofessional Simulation Team Immersion Course to be Offered
6/20/2014Robert Kalejta Earns $200,000 Grant
6/19/2014Program Aims to Improve Quality of Life for Children with Type 1 Diabetes
6/16/2014Alzheimer's Research Center Awarded $7.5 Million NIH Grant
6/12/2014Nathan Sherer Earns Shaw Scientist Award
6/11/2014David Gamm to Use Stem Cells to Create Rod Photoreceptors
6/11/2014New Robert Wood Johnson Health & Society Scholars Selected
6/11/2014New Tumor-Targeting Agent Images and Treats Variety of Cancers
6/11/2014Society of Neurological Surgeons Honors Robert Dempsey
6/06/2014Early Exposure to Bacteria, Allergens May Protect Children from Allergic Disease
6/04/2014YWCA Honors Laurel Rice as a 'Woman of Distinction'
6/03/2014CPAP Compliance Key to Reducing Cardiovascular Risks of Sleep Apnea
6/02/2014Scientists Capture Most Detailed Images Yet of Humans' Tiny Cellular Machines
5/30/2014Terri Young Named Chair of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
5/29/2014Project Aims to Improve International Opioid Availability for Cancer Pain
5/28/2014Andrew DeVilbiss Earns Herbert Tabor Young Investigator Award
5/19/2014UW 'DNA Map' Helps Identify Cause of Severe Form of Leukemia
5/12/2014Mackie to Receive Highest Honor in Medical Physics
5/12/2014New Physicians for Wisconsin Matches Doctors with Rural Communities
5/02/2014Scheie Eye Institute honors Dr. Daniel Albert
4/30/2014Relationships with Study Staff Matter to Rural Patients
4/29/2014Margaret McFall-Ngai Elected to National Academy of Sciences
4/25/2014Dads Bond With Baby During 'Magical Moment' of Ultrasound
4/25/2014Two Earn 2014 Classified Employee Recognition Awards
4/23/2014UW Lab Lifts Veil From 50-Year Mystery of How Neurons Communicate
4/14/2014Three Earn Academic Staff Excellence Awards
4/14/2014Wisconsin Team to Search for New Antibiotics from Untapped Microbes
4/11/2014Wisconsin Research Shows Green Space Keeps You From Feeling Blue
4/03/2014Popular Chemo Drug Not Working as Experts Thought, UW Study Finds
4/03/2014Study Helps Unravel the Tangled Origin of ALS
4/02/2014Donata Oertel Earns UW-Madison Hilldale Award
4/01/2014Molecular Links Cause Inflammation Associated with Aortic Aneurysm
3/27/2014Should Athletes Get a Piece of NCAA Pie for March Madness Efforts?
3/26/2014Ozaukee, Kewaunee, Portage, Taylor, Door Wisconsin's Healthiest Counties
3/25/2014Nikki Burish, Former Badger Hockey Champ, Ready to Become a Doctor
3/24/2014Hormone Could Ease Symptoms of Psychosis and Overeating
3/13/2014Halting Immune Response Could Save Brain Cells After Stroke
3/13/2014Study Suggests Link Between Soy Formula and Seizures in Autistic Children
3/11/2014School of Medicine and Public Health Among Top Graduate Schools
3/11/2014UW Hosts National Leader in New Era of Alzheimer's Prevention Research
3/10/2014Study of Compound for Leukemia and Lymphoma Shows Promise
3/10/2014UW-Extension Seeks Nutrition Education Program Coordinator
3/07/2014Researchers Test Thalidomide Derivative to Extend Leukemia Remission
3/06/2014Study Seeks to Improve Asthma Therapy for African-Americans
3/04/2014Military Dads Have to Re-Learn Parenting After Deployment
3/03/2014Brain Researchers Harnessing the Power of High-Throughput Computing
3/03/2014Three Recipients Selected for Equity and Diversity Award
2/27/2014Sushmita Roy Earns Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowship
2/26/2014Ozioma Okonkwo Awarded Alzheimer's Association Grant
2/25/2014Alumni Profile: Ernie Pellegrino's Drive Benefits Many
2/25/2014Alumni Reconnect at Homecoming 2014
2/25/2014Ethiopia Partnerships: Making a World of Difference
2/25/2014Faculty Q&A with 'the Flu Guy,' Jonathan Temte, MD, PhD
2/25/2014Healer's Journey: 20/Happy
2/25/2014Health Care Reform from a Population Health Perspective
2/25/2014On Call: Catching Up with Four Psychiatrists
2/25/2014Researchers Discover How Stressed Neurons Recover and Keep Communicating
2/25/2014Super Snacks and Upstream Determinants of Health
2/25/2014TRIUMPH Event in Milwaukee Event Promotes Urban Health Care
2/25/2014UW Health Breast Center Patients Benefit from Donated Tissue
2/24/2014Sneak Peek at the Second Tower of the Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research
2/20/2014New Medicare Guidelines Do Not Solve Problems of 'Observation' Patients
2/19/2014Too Many Young Adults Fail to Receive Timely Blood-Pressure Medication
2/18/2014New Study Links Inhaled Corticosteroids to Sleep Apnea
2/18/2014Weibo Cai Edits Book on Engineering in Translational Medicine
2/14/2014Pediatrics Researchers Discover 'Hidden' Outcomes of Prematurity
2/11/2014Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program Seeks County Coordinators
2/11/2014Wisconsin Partnership Funds Five New Studies
2/10/2014Cycle for Sight Raises Money for Research on Blinding Diseases
2/10/2014Daniel Resnick Leads the Congress of Neurological Surgeons
2/06/2014Baron Chanda Receives 2013 Cranefield Award for Work in General Physiology
2/06/2014Charles Mistretta Named to National Academy of Engineering Class of 2014
2/06/2014Shobhina Chheda Named Director of Clinical Education
1/31/2014UW Researchers Use Astronomy to Follow Cancer-Causing Virus
1/29/2014Cynthia Haq Earns Inaugural Community Impact Award
1/27/2014Clinical Research Network Leverages Big Data Across Wisconsin and Midwest
1/24/2014Path of Distinction Students Combine PA Practice and Public Health
1/24/2014UW Health Mourns the Passing of Physician and Social Activist Jeffrey Patterson
1/23/2014Grant Expands Graduate Medical Education in Underserved Areas
1/21/2014Physical Therapy Program Ranked No. 1 By Students
1/21/2014Scientists to Use High-Density EEGs to Benefit Epilepsy Patients
1/21/2014UW-Madison Chancellor Defends Animal Research in Blog Post
1/16/2014Wisconsin Alzheimer's Institute Awarded $1.5 Million Grant
1/15/2014Spinoff Joins Fight Against Prostate Cancer
1/13/2014Five Faculty Members Among Brava Magazine's 'Women to Watch'
1/09/2014Sleep is the Price the Brain Pays for Learning
1/09/2014Wisconsin Partnership Picks United Way to Head Infant-Mortality Effort
1/08/2014Medical Microbiology and Immunology Faculty Featured in Story About Microbes
1/08/2014Michael Fiore Co-Authors Article About Landmark Report on Smoking
1/07/2014Keely Named Chair of Cell and Regenerative Biology
1/06/2014Researchers Link Protein With Breast Cancer's Spread to the Brain

News Archive 2014

Last updated: 01/07/2014
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