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News Archive 2016

12/28/2016Heat-Activated Penile Implant Might Restore Sexual Function
12/23/2016Urology Chair Stephen Nakada Lands National Honor
12/23/2016Wisconsin Cancer Patients Test Encouraging Lymphoma Treatment
12/16/2016Alumni Q&A: Infamous Madison Fire Shaped Angela Gibson's Career
12/16/2016MEDiC Celebrates 25 Years by Honoring Volunteers
12/16/2016New UW Health CEO Alan S. Kaplan Discusses His New Role
12/16/2016On Call: Catch Up with Three MD/PhD Grads
12/16/2016Trout Family Reciprocates Care by Endowing Vision Research
12/15/2016New Report Shows Much Room for Improvement in Wisconsin's Health
12/12/2016Chair Sought for Department of Population Health Sciences
12/07/2016Jack Fowler, UW Human Oncology, Medical Physics Professor Emeritus, Dies at 91
12/07/2016Paul Sondel Wins Prestigious Award for Pioneering Cancer Research
12/01/2016Carbone Cancer Center Research Inspires New Art Exhibit
12/01/2016Obesity Rates in Wisconsin Higher Than Previously Thought
11/30/2016Research Shows Split Brain Activity Allows You to Listen and Drive
11/29/2016Finding by Neurosurgeon Amgad Hanna Rewrites Anatomy Textbooks
11/29/2016Norman Fost Earns Prestigious National Award
11/29/2016Wisconsin Partnership Program Awards $3 Million to Improve Health Equity
11/23/2016Cancer Signaling Pathway Could Lead to New Cancer Therapies
11/23/2016David Brow Elected Fellow of American Association for the Advancement of Science
11/23/2016Gut's Microbial Community Shown to Influence Host Gene Expression
11/23/2016UW-Led Study Shows Potential Strategy for Treating Aggressive Form of Lymphoma
11/21/2016Higher Education, Higher Weight Trends Linked with Lower Dementia Rates
11/18/2016Annual Medical Student Research Forum is November 21
11/16/2016Darcie Moore Receives Gruber International Research Award
11/16/2016Gina Green-Harris to Lead New Community Engagement Center
11/15/2016Discovery of Protein Could Aid Treatment of Vision Loss from Aging
11/11/2016Grad Student Honored for Research on Respiratory Health Near Dairy Operations
11/10/2016'Organ Cooler' Prototype Could Spawn Other Preservation Devices
11/08/2016Contacts with Ombuds Nearly Double in 2015-16
11/08/2016Former Medical Student Helps Secure Grant for School in Portage
11/08/2016Michael Fiore Honored for Contributions to Helping Tobacco Users Quit
11/07/2016Reducing the Burden of Cancer in Communities That Need it the Most
11/01/2016Smoking Cigarettes Alters the Larynx Microbiome
11/01/2016Study Links Changes in Collagen to Worse Pancreatic Cancer Prognosis
10/31/2016Jennifer Smilowitz Wins Teaching Award
10/28/2016For WARF Award Winners, Innovation is a Family Affair
10/27/2016UW Engineers, Physician Work Together to Develop Advanced Cancer Therapies
10/26/2016Startup Company Plans to Use UW Research to Develop New Prostate Cancer Test
10/25/2016Rural Family Medicine Residency Program to Expand with Grant
10/25/2016Students, Graduates of UW-Madison PA Program Recognized with Statewide Awards
10/24/2016New Influenza Research Focuses on Detection, Response in Long-Term Care Facilities
10/20/2016Governance Committees Welcome New Members
10/20/2016One-Third of Women Treated for Breast Cancer Not Getting Followup Imaging
10/19/2016School of Medicine and Public Health Faculty to Partake in Wisconsin Science Festival
10/18/2016Clinical Trials Test Dietary Therapy for Triple-Negative Breast Cancer
10/18/2016Funding Available for Alzheimer's Research
10/13/2016Preventive Medicine Residency Receives Accreditation Through 2026
10/11/2016Dean Presents Partnership Program 2015 Annual Report to Board of Regents
10/07/2016Researchers Identify Mechanism Controlling Red Blood Cell Development
10/03/2016Jeffrey Grossman Chosen for Belzer Lifetime Achievement Award
10/03/2016Study to look at Alzheimer's Risks in African-Americans
9/30/2016Cindy Carlsson Earns Alzheimer's Professorship
9/28/2016Professionals Gather to Discuss Wisconsin Opioid Epidemic
9/28/2016Radiation Oncologists Present Cancer Research at ASTRO 2016
9/27/2016Director Sought for State Laboratory of Hygiene
9/26/2016Yeast Knockouts Peel Back Secrets of Cell Protein Function
9/22/2016$15 Million Grant to Study How Environmental Exposures Affect Childhood Asthma
9/21/2016Stem Cell 'Heart Patch' Moves Closer to Clinic
9/20/2016Innate Natural Killer T Cell Research Featured in Journal Cell Reports
9/15/2016Michael Bentz Named Interim Chair of Department of Surgery
9/14/2016A Sampling of School of Medicine and Public Health Asthma Research Projects
9/14/2016Badgers' Team Physician Greg Landry Reflects on Career
9/14/2016Healer's Journey: Doctor, Patient, Author - Kristin Seaborg, MD '01
9/14/2016Innovation in Medical Education Benefits Learners and Society
9/14/2016Long-Standing Asthma Research Team Earns UW High Accolades, Research Dollars
9/14/2016Mini Med School Highlights Cardiovascular Research
9/14/2016New Medical Students Share Pride at White Coat Ceremony
9/14/2016Philanthropy a Priority for Susan Isensee as New Wisconsin Medical Alumni Association President
9/14/2016Ralph Olsen Essay: Three Incredible Months in 1955
9/14/2016Research and Community Partnerships Combine to Fight Obesity in Wisconsin
9/14/2016Shapiro Foundation Supports Student Research
9/13/2016Project 72 Highlights Stories of Partnership
9/13/2016Reducing the Burden of Cancer in Communities That Need it the Most
9/07/2016UW Launches Nation's First Rural Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency
9/06/2016Dr. Jacques Galipeau Brings Personalized Stem Cell Treatment to UW Carbone
9/01/2016Dr. David Gamm's Team Awarded NIH Grant to Reverse Blindness
8/30/2016Partnership Grants Fund Novel Approaches to Cancer Treatment, Flu Detection
8/25/2016Late-Onset Asthma Linked to Increased Heart Disease, Stroke Risk
8/24/2016Innovative Program Helps State Residents Living with Diabetes
8/24/2016Wisconsin and Michigan Challenge Each Other for Childhood Cancer Research
8/18/2016UW Research Team Identifies Mechanism Driving Leukemia Development
8/17/2016UW Carbone Researchers Report Myeloma Advance
8/15/2016Study to Probe How Concussion Affects Young Athletes' Academic Performance
8/12/2016Melissa Harrison Awarded $250,000 from Vallee Foundation
8/11/2016Department of Dermatology Announces New Leadership Appointments
8/05/2016UW Launches $15 Million Research Effort on Head and Neck Cancer
8/01/2016A Panel of Biomarkers May Predict Early Alzheimer's Disease
8/01/2016Researchers to Compare Effectiveness of Health Care Services
7/29/2016Carbone Cancer Center Opens Nation's Largest Precision-Medicine Trial
7/28/2016Lifestyle Factors May Drive Alzheimer's Disease
7/27/2016Macular Degeneration Insight Identifies Promising Drugs to Prevent Vision Loss
7/27/2016School of Medicine and Public Health Well-Represented in UW2020 Awards
7/26/2016Two UW Carbone Researchers Awarded UW2020 Funding
7/25/2016Complex Work with People Protects Against Alzheimer's Disease
7/25/2016Wisconsin Partnership Awards Nine Community Improvement Grants
7/21/2016Use of Safety Devices Reduces Facial Fractures in Motor Vehicle Crashes
7/21/2016UW Research Team Uses Genetic Sequencing to Solve 85-Year-Old Medical Mystery
7/18/2016Dr. Susan Pitt Earns Carbone's 2016 Young Investigator Award
7/15/2016Dr. Paul Harari to Lead World's Largest Radiation Oncology Association
7/15/2016UW Leading Way With Innovative Immunotherapy Trial for Colorectal Cancer
7/11/2016Ozioma Okonkwo Earns National Academy of Neuropsychology Award
7/06/2016Changes in Compensation Improves Physician Satisfaction
7/05/2016Lymphoma Immunotherapy Study Shows Why UW Carbone is a Leader in Cancer Virology
7/05/2016UW Scientists Test Novel Immunotherapy Against Melanoma
7/01/2016Blocking Brain Protein Helps Ease Brain Injury After Stroke
6/30/2016UW Prostate Cancer Physician Earns Young Investigator Award
6/28/2016Monkey Study Shows Zika Infection Prolonged in Pregnancy
6/27/2016Alcohol and Drug Screening by Paraprofessionals Reduces Medicaid Costs
6/23/2016Study Finds Restricting Certain Amino Acids Improves Metabolic Health
6/10/2016'My Life, My Story' Serves Veterans and Their Providers
6/10/2016Alumni Profile: Lauree Thomas, MD '79
6/10/2016Bioethics Symposium Explores Ethics of Transplantation
6/10/2016Cancer Patients Need Simpler Online Communication
6/10/2016Celebrating a Decade of Melding Medicine and Public Health
6/10/2016Cynthia Haq Earns Exemplary Teaching Award
6/10/2016Internal Medicine Residency Alumni Return to Madison
6/10/2016Know Your Class Representatives
6/10/2016Leadership Institute Aims to Help Researchers Target Health Disparities
6/10/2016Medical Students Bring Mnemonics to Life in Art Book
6/10/2016New Imaging Technique Distinguishes Cell Types in Breast Tumor Environment
6/10/2016On Call: Catching Up With Three Master of Public Health Graduates
6/10/2016Peter Lewis Named Pew Scholar in Biomedical Sciences
6/10/2016Robert and Marlene Hartzman Create a Legacy of Giving Back
6/10/2016Ryan Denu Wins Student Bioethics Essay Contest
6/06/2016Researchers Discover Glaucoma-Causing Gene Mutations
6/03/2016Novel Mouse Model Sheds New Light on Autism Spectrum Disorder
5/27/2016Brain on a Binge: A New Theory of Addiction
5/26/2016Feyza Engin Earns Shaw Scientist Award
5/26/2016Jorge Rodriguez-Gil Wins Prestigious Graduate Scholarship for Biomedical Research
5/26/2016Medical Students Find the Art in Medicine
5/25/2016Partnership Education and Research Committee Announces 2016 Appointments
5/12/2016Gene Regulatory Mutation Linked to Rare Childhood Cancer
5/12/2016Researchers Awarded $3 Million to Study Therapy Resistance in Prostate Cancer
5/12/2016Study Finds Potential Benefit in Combination Prostate Cancer Immunotherapy
5/12/2016Urinary Tract Infection Myths Debunked By Study
5/11/2016High-Performing Care Teams Communicate Differently About Diabetes Patient Care
5/11/2016Raising Body Temperature Relieves Depression Symptoms, Small Study Finds
5/06/2016Faculty Receive Romnes Fellowships
5/06/2016WIMR II Receives LEED Gold Certification
5/05/2016School of Medicine and Public Health to Collaborate on $5.5 Million Alzheimer's Study
5/04/2016Diabetes Initiative Receives Global Health Institute Funding
5/03/2016John Denu Earns Kellett Award
4/25/2016Two Honored with Academic Staff Excellence Awards
4/25/2016University of Wisconsin Team Shreds Expectations in Search for New Antibiotics
4/22/2016Report Shows Rural Wisconsin is More Than 'Not Metro'
4/15/2016'Viral' Video Shows HIV RNAs Bursting From Host
4/14/2016Automation Components Raises $100,000 for Carbone Cancer Center Research
4/11/2016Research Projects Selected for UW2020: WARF Discovery Initiative
4/07/2016Robert Golden, Lori DiPrete Brown Honored for Advancing Status of Women
4/04/2016Medical Student Caitlin Regner Receives Houghton Award
4/04/2016Study Sheds Light on Chromosome Separation in Dividing Cells
3/29/2016Dr. Giulio Tononi Named New Director of Sleep Center
3/21/2016Medical Students Learn Residency Locations at Match Day
3/18/2016Ironman Takes on Special Meaning for Medical Student
3/18/2016Susan Thibeault Awarded Grant to Study Treatment for Voice Disorders
3/18/2016Team Approach to Alzheimer's Advances Prevention, Diagnosis, Treatment
3/18/2016TRIUMPH Program Promotes Health and Health Equity in Urban Wisconsin
3/17/2016Meditation and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy May Alleviate Chronic Lower Back Pain
3/16/2016Healer's Journey: Fostering Medical Student Conversations About Poverty
3/16/2016James Cleary and Toby Campbell: Advancing Palliative Care
3/16/2016New Rankings Shed Light on Where Wisconsin Counties Could Improve Health
3/16/2016Paul M. DeLuca Earns Highest Honor in Medical Physics Field
3/14/2016Study Identifies Cellular Signal Implicated in B Cell Malignancies
3/11/2016Paul Ahlquist Earns Hilldale Award
3/10/2016David Brow Earns Distinguished Teaching Award
3/10/2016UW Research Team Moves Cancer Immunotherapy Another Step Ahead
3/08/2016Study Examines Whether Headgear Can Reduce Concussions in Soccer Players
3/08/2016UW Health Leads the Way in Primary Care Transformation
3/04/2016Valerie Gilchrist Named to National Family Medicine Leadership Role
2/26/2016Basic-Science Study Reveals How Fungi Hijack the Body's Immune System
2/26/2016Researchers ID Molecule That Guides Development of Embryonic Nervous System
2/24/2016New Strategy Shows Potential in Expanding Blood Stem Cells
2/23/2016Nominations Sought for Medical Student Research Mentorship Award
2/23/2016UW Scientists Use Diabetes Drug to Stress Out Prostate Cancer
2/22/2016Orthopedics Faculty Receive Research Funding
2/19/2016UW-Madison Master Plan Open House Scheduled for February 24
2/18/2016An Overactive Stress Gene Increases Anxiety and Alters Brain Activity
2/18/2016Wisconsin Partnership Supports New Substance Abuse Prevention Initiative
2/17/2016Less Invasive Stroke Prevention Treatment Found to be Suitable Alternative to Surgery
2/11/2016Wisconsin Researchers Transform Common Cell to Master Heart Cell
2/10/20162017 Match Day and Graduation Information
2/10/2016Wisconsinites Living Longer But Not Necessarily Healthier
2/08/2016Survey of the Health of Wisconsin Shares Health Statistics
2/05/2016Biotech Degree for Working Adults Links Science, Business, Law
2/05/2016Homing in on Why Female Newborns are Better Protected from Brain Injury
2/03/2016Cycle for Sight to Raise Money for Research on Blinding Diseases
2/01/2016Wisconsin Partnership Program Promotes Funding Opportunities
1/27/2016Carbone Cancer Center Endorses HPV Vaccine for Cancer Prevention
1/27/2016Lab Keeps Cancer Treatment Radiation Machines Honest
1/27/2016Med Students Work in Milwaukee to 'TRIUMPH' Over Urban Health Problems
1/21/2016Pluripotent Stem Cells Offer Blood Ready for Preclinical Trials
1/21/2016Slow Waves May Explain the Brain's Disconnect During Dreaming
1/20/2016Nanodiscs Help Reveal How Membranes Fuse
1/19/2016New Approach Cleans Up Alzheimer's Protein in Brains of Mice
1/14/2016Wisconsin Partnership Program Seeks Collaborative Grant Applications
1/12/2016Lung Cell Found to Act as Sensor, Regulator of Immune Response
1/12/2016NIH Grant to Launch Statewide Study of Brain in People With Epilepsy
1/12/2016Signaling a Change in Cancer Research
1/10/2016Wisconsinites Living Longer but not Necessarily Healthier
1/07/2016Diabetes Spikes As Physician Workforce Dwindles
1/05/2016DNA Change Impacts Spread of Cancer-Causing Virus

News Archive 2016

Last updated: 01/04/2017
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