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News Archive 2015

12/22/2015New Biomarker Could Predict Which Breast Tumors Will Respond to Taxol
12/21/2015Study: Many Continue to Work Despite Metastatic Cancer Diagnosis
12/17/2015Arbuckle Named Director of Native American Center for Health Professions
12/17/2015UW Surgery Department Triples Endowed Chairs and Professorships in 2015
12/16/2015A Badger Welcome for New Medical Students
12/16/2015Event Highlights Student, Physician Mentors in Green Bay
12/16/2015Mini Med School Explores Superbugs and Life-Saving Medicine
12/16/2015Moving Medical Education Forward
12/16/2015On Call: Catching Up With Five Psychiatrists
12/16/2015Students Learn About Interventional Radiology at Symposium
12/14/2015First Serotonin Neurons Made From Human Stem Cells
12/08/2015In Memory: Nasrollah Shahidi, MD
12/07/2015Creating Pathways: Connecting American Indian Students to Health Professions
12/03/2015Grant Will Focus on Cancer Education and Community Change in Rural Wisconsin
12/03/2015Plant's Natural Product Helps Limit Growth of Breast Cancer
12/02/2015Charles Mistretta Earns National Honor for Innovation
12/02/2015Researchers Forge Primitive Human Leukemia Cells in Lab
11/30/2015Dr. Jane Mahoney to Head Wisconsin Alzheimer's Institute
11/24/2015Department of Surgery Triples Its Named Chairs and Professorships in 2015
11/23/2015Students Drive Food and Beverage Policy Change
11/20/2015Research Team to Develop and Test Opioid Risk Screening Tool
11/17/2015Wisconsin Scientists Grow Functional Vocal Cord Tissue in the Lab
11/16/2015Study Suggests Strategy for Reducing Undesirable Side Effects of Anti-Aging Drugs
11/13/2015Infographic: The School of Medicine and Public Health By the Numbers
11/12/2015Medical Student Research Forum is November 23
11/12/2015Project Aims to Improve Health by Reducing Barriers of Prisoner Re-Entry to Society
11/10/2015Kathleen Shannon to Become Chair of Neurology
11/09/2015Neuroscientists Describe Brain Chemicals That Create PTSD Response
11/06/2015Study Suggests New Way to Reduce Seasonal Asthma Attacks in High-Risk Children
10/26/2015Community Impact Grants Cover a Diversity of Issues Facing Wisconsin
10/26/2015Concussion Rates Way Down After New Rule in High School Football
10/26/2015In Memory: Former Dean Arnold 'Bud' Brown
10/26/2015Study Suggests New Way to Reduce Seasonal Asthma Attacks in High-Risk Children
10/23/2015Therapeutically Targeted Gene Mutation May Cause Subset of Pancreatic Cancers
10/22/2015UW Carbone Researchers Discover How Breast Cancer Resists Treatment
10/21/2015Marker May Predict Risk of Breast Cancer Spreading to the Brain
10/19/2015Ned Kalin, Anna Huttenlocher Elected to National Academy of Medicine
10/16/2015Alumni Profile: Carol Rumack, MD '69, and Barry Rumack, MD '68
10/16/2015Alumni Weekend Evokes Unforgettable Memories and Friendships
10/16/2015Dean's Teaching Award Ceremony Kicks Off Medical Education Day
10/16/2015On Call: Catching Up With Three Neurosurgeons
10/15/2015Wisconsin Outperforms Nation on Many Health Measures; Still Room to Improve
10/13/2015Study Aims to Help Older Americans Make Better Decisions About High-Risk Surgery
10/12/2015Alice McPherson Earns Distinguished Alumni Award
10/09/2015Biomarkers for Chemo Resistance Could Lead to Better Breast-Cancer Treatments
10/09/2015Genetic Counseling Students Learn to Serve Patients in Ever-Changing Field
10/09/2015Healer's Journey - Catharsis: An Exploration of Art, Disease and Healing
10/09/2015National Breast Cancer Initiative Looks at Environmental Risks
10/09/2015New MEDiC Clinic Provides Family-Centered Pediatric Care
10/02/2015Hospice Services Reduce Repeated Hospital Stays at End of Life
10/02/2015Josh Medow: Critical Care for the Brain
10/01/2015$1.75 Million Gift Funds Research in Breast Cancer and Reconstructive Surgery
9/29/2015Grant Targets Improved Outcomes that Matter to Children with Chronic Conditions
9/25/2015J.P. Cullen Gift Will Promote Brain-Repair Research at UW-Madison
9/24/2015UW-Madison to Legislators: Don't Ban Important Fetal Tissue Research
9/22/2015Hospitals Often Forget Physical-Therapy Instructions to Nursing Homes
9/18/2015Heather Johnson, Earlise Ward Earn Outstanding Women of Color Awards
9/17/2015Investigating Influenza: Schools Serve as Community Warning System
9/16/2015Alcohol and Drug Screening and Intervention Curriculum Launches in January
9/15/2015$4 Million Grant Will Fund Study of Warning System for Pregnancy Complications
9/15/2015Two Promising Anti-Cancer Drugs Found to Work Better With Radiation
9/15/2015UW Will Launch Study of Device for Accidental Bowel Leakage
9/11/2015Faculty, Staff Honored at 25th Anniversary Commemoration of HIV/AIDS CARE Act
9/11/2015Telemedicine Reduces ED Visits Among Senior Living Community Residents
9/08/2015UW Researchers Identify Gene Mutation that Causes Subset of Leukemia
9/04/2015Angela Byars-Winston Selected for National Workforce, Higher Ed Board
9/02/2015New Effort Aims at Getting Wisconsin 'Geriatrics Capable' for an Aging Population
9/01/2015Dr. Ned Kalin Wins Anna-Monika Prize for Neuroscience Research
8/26/2015How Fast Do Your Nerve Cells Talk?
8/26/2015Letter to the Editor Regarding the Use of Fetal Tissue for Research
8/25/2015New Technique Can Help Researchers Explore the Rhythm of Genes
8/25/2015UW Eye Researchers Publish Second Study of Stem Cells and Blinding Eye Disease
8/24/2015Funding Supports Community Partnerships through ICTR
8/24/2015Grantees in the News: LoConte Receives CDC Grant, Hansen's Study Published
8/24/2015Kennedy Appointed to Partnership Education and Research Committee
8/24/2015Partnership Program Supports State's Pregnancy Monitoring System
8/24/2015Soy Isoflavones Don't Improve Cognition in Those With Alzheimer's Disease
8/21/2015Wireless Microcamera Clusters Broaden Laparoscopic Imaging
8/19/2015In Memory: Dr. Cameron Zahed, Department of Anesthesiology
8/19/2015Trial of Prostate Cancer Vaccine Begins at UW Carbone Cancer Center
8/13/2015Blood Changes May Identify Metabolic Syndrome Before it Develops
8/12/2015Proposed Ban on Fetal Tissue Would Halt Lifesaving Research, Scientists Say
8/11/2015Family Medicine Interest Group Earns Program of Excellence Award
8/03/2015Boosting Vitamin D Makes no Difference in Bone Density, Muscle Function
8/03/2015New Therapy Aims for Rapid Recovery of Immune Cells After Transplant
7/29/2015Comments Sought on Wisconsin Partnership Program Report
7/29/2015Fiore, Sondel Chosen for Prestigious New Grant Program in Cancer Research
7/27/2015Insulin Resistance May Prime the Brain for Alzheimer's Disease
7/20/2015'Global Health Ethic' Could Galvanize Worldwide Health Efforts
7/20/2015Grants Support Global Health Initiatives
7/20/2015Jonathan Patz Co-Edits Book on Climate Change and Public Health
7/16/2015Grad Student Katie Yang Earns Howard Hughes Medical Institute Fellowship
7/15/2015Health Care PPE Training Needs a Boost, Study Finds
7/14/2015Dietary Intervention Primes Triple-Negative Breast Cancer for Targeted Therapy
7/10/2015Rheumatoid Arthritis Research Supported by Doris Duke Charitable Foundation
7/06/2015Brain Imaging Shows How Children Inherit Their Parents' Anxiety
7/02/2015Gene Editing of Human Stem Cells Will 'Revolutionize' Biomedical Research
7/01/2015Department of Family Medicine Changes Name to Reflect Community Health Mission
6/30/2015Partnership Program Funds Community Health Improvement Projects
6/29/2015Cost, Lack of Insurance Coverage are Primary Predictors of Poor Oral Health
6/24/2015Military Supports Prostate Cancer Research at UW Carbone Cancer Center
6/23/2015Colleagues Honor Farrell for Contributions to Wisconsin Partnership Program
6/23/2015Oversight and Advisory Committee Member Kunferman Receives Award
6/18/2015American Cancer Society Funds UW Carbone Cancer Center Research
6/17/2015Research Finds 'Encyclopedia' of Genes That Regulate Blood Cell Development
6/16/2015New Student-Run Clinic Offers Pro Bono Care to Underserved Children
6/09/2015Dr. Mark Sager Awarded for Alzheimer's Disease Research
6/09/2015Navigating Multiple Myeloma with 'Google Maps' for the Cancer Genome
6/05/2015Alumni Scholarship Reception Honors Donors and Recipients
6/05/2015David Duppler Goes 7,000 Extra Miles to Help Others
6/05/2015Healer's Journey - Challenging the Norm, Fostering Ethics
6/05/2015Lemanske, Green Earn Top Honors at 2015 Alumni Awards Banquet
6/05/2015Major Gift Enhances Emergency Care
6/05/2015Medical Student Brock Polnaszek Conquers First Boston Marathon
6/05/2015On Call: Catching up with Three Orthopedic Surgeons
6/05/2015Poor Sleep in Late Middle Age Linked to Amyloid Plaques in the Brain
6/05/2015Statewide Partners Train Students to Care for Rural Populations
6/05/2015Winter Alumni Event Serves Up State's Finest Fare, Fosters Connections
6/05/2015Wisconsin Idea Extends to West Africa's Ebola Crisis
6/02/2015Taking Hormones During Menopause Doesn't Hurt Women's Cognition
6/01/2015Carbone Cancer Center to Play Key Role in Nationwide Precision-Medicine Effort
6/01/2015UW Medical Students Honor Physician-Teachers From Across State
5/28/2015Medical Imaging Researchers Help UW Geologists See Inside Rocks
5/28/2015UW Leads National Study on Hispanic/Latino Hearing Loss
5/26/2015Higher Education May Protect Against Alzheimer's Disease
5/26/2015Study: Shift Workers More Likely to be Overweight, Have Problems Sleeping
5/26/2015Surgeons Build Collaborations Through 'Speed Dating' Events
5/22/2015Peter Lewis Earns Shaw Scientist Award for Genetic Approaches to Cancer
5/18/2015Doctors Can Miss Bladder Cancer Symptoms in Older Women
5/11/2015McBride Earns Distinguished Achievement Award from National Lipid Association
5/05/2015School Recognized for Contributions to Family Physician Workforce
5/04/2015Christopher Bradfield Named Interim Wisconsin Institute for Discovery Director
5/04/2015McBride Earns Student Services Award, Caps 11 Years as Dean for Students
5/04/2015Study Highlighting Socioeconomic Predictors of Rehospitalization Earns Award
5/01/2015Study Shows Relationship Between Facebook Posts and Binge Drinking
4/30/2015Medical Student Trista Stankowski-Drengler Earns Houghton Award
4/28/2015ACHE Awards Kindig and Isham the 2015 Dean Conley Award
4/21/2015Albee Messing Named Director of Waisman Center
4/20/2015International Cancer-Research Leaders to Highlight McArdle Symposium
4/17/2015Robert Lemanske Appointed to Partnership's Oversight and Advisory Committee
4/15/2015Study Reveals How Psychopathic Brain Creates Callous, Reckless Behavior
4/14/2015Thomas Cook Earns Academic Staff Award
4/13/2015UW and German Institute to Collaborate on Neurological Disease Research
4/09/2015Check out the Cool Science Image Contest Winners
4/08/2015Two Receive Awards for Research to Benefit Children
4/08/2015UW Scientists Find Key Link in Cold-Virus Picture
4/07/2015Carla Pugh's Research Featured on NIH Website
3/30/2015Cancer-Targeting Mechanism Underlies Promising UW-Madison Spinoff
3/27/2015Gary Wood Joins American Academy of Dermatology Board of Directors
3/27/2015Researchers Aim to Broaden Understanding of How Toxins Affect the Body
3/27/2015UW-Madison Cancer Research Showcased in Wisconsin Public Television Series
3/25/2015Ozaukee is Wisconsin's Healthiest County in 2015 Health Rankings
3/24/2015Medical Students Learn Residency Locations at Match Day
3/18/2015Partnership Program Supports HAPPY Milwaukee Students
3/16/2015Know Your Class Representatives
3/13/2015Carla Pugh Pioneers Next Frontier of Medical Education
3/13/2015Clinical and Translational Research Training Benefits Physicians and Patients
3/13/2015In Memory of Dr. William A. Craig
3/13/2015Multicultural Affairs: Changing the World of Health Care
3/13/2015One of a Kind: Bennett Vogelman Loves Teaching and Learning
3/13/2015Operation Education: More Than Just Fun and Games
3/12/2015Clinicians: Take a Breath to Reduce Burnout From Difficult Patients
3/12/2015Med Student Starts Clinic to Help Break Language Barrier
3/12/2015Squirmy Mealworms Pack a Protein Punch
3/10/2015Want a More Effective Health Care Team? Try More Talk
3/09/2015Dipesh Navsaria Joins 2015 Class of Aspen Institute Ascend Fellows
3/09/2015In-Office Biopsy Speeds Treatment of Head and Neck Cancer
3/06/2015Two Faculty Members Receive Romnes Faculty Fellowships
3/03/2015Howard Bailey Named Director of UW Carbone Cancer Center
2/24/2015UW Hospitalist's Research Calls for Federal Audit Reform
2/19/2015Events Highlight Impact of Alzheimer's Disease on African-Americans
2/19/2015Sensor Technology May Help Improve Accuracy of Clinical Breast Exams
2/18/2015Researchers Help Test Effectiveness of Diabetic Macular Edema Treatments
2/16/2015Stephen Nakada, Marge Sutinen Earn Equity and Diversity Awards
2/13/2015'IUD Evangelism' Among the Trends in Reversible Birth Control
2/13/2015UW Students Win Statewide Health Care Case Competition
2/12/2015Erik Brodt Earns Board of Regents Diversity Award
2/12/2015UW-Madison Awarded $3.7 Million Grant to Study e-Cigarettes
2/09/2015Cycle For Sight to Raise Money for Research on Blinding Disease
2/03/2015Keith Martin to Address Global Health Symposium 2015
2/02/2015Healer's Journey: 55 Profound Words that Heal
1/29/2015Complex Environments Push 'Brain' Evolution
1/28/2015Lily's Fund Boosts Promising New Avenue of UW Epilepsy Research
1/22/2015Dr. Ruth O'Regan to Lead Division of Hematology and Oncology
1/22/2015UW Study: Fluorescent Dyes Light up Brain Cancer During Surgery
1/21/2015Do Cancer Cells Exploit Tools Used by Developing Neurons?
1/21/2015UW at Forefront of Progress in Treatment of Cystic Fibrosis
1/20/2015Prostate Cancer Drug Slows Memory Loss in Women with Alzheimer's Disease
1/15/2015Research Scholarships and Fellowships Available for Undergraduates
1/14/2015Wisconsin Needs Better Coverage for HPV Cancer Vaccine
1/13/2015Asthma May Boost Sleep Apnea Risk
1/07/2015Center Uses Community Engagement to Address Health Disparities

News Archive 2015

Last updated: 01/04/2017
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