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Memory, Vision and Obesity: 2015 Women in Science Series Scheduled

The Medical College of Wisconsin’s (MCW) 9th annual Women in Science Series features lectures on Alzheimer’s disease, obesity myths, age-related macular degeneration, and the importance of creative intelligence. Women in...

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MCW names new vice president and general counsel

John T. (Jack) Newsome, MBA, JD, has been named vice president and general counsel for the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW). Newsome currently serves as senior vice president and corporate...

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Germantown High School Recognizes the January/February Students of the Month

On Friday, March 27, Germantown High School recognized eleven students for the January/February "Student of the Month" initiative and breakfast. These students were nominated by a teacher in one of...

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Ramirez Family Foundation pledges $1 million to improve healthcare quality and reduce costs

The Agustin A. Ramirez, Jr., Family Foundation has pledged $1 million dollars to launch the Ramirez Lean Scholars Program, a joint initiative between the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) and...

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MCW researchers to study medication to treat traumatic brain injury

Researchers at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) will conduct a research study to test whether patients who have life-threatening or life-altering traumatic brain injuries do better when they receive...

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Use of stent, compared to medications, increases risk of stroke in patients with narrowed artery within the brain

A researcher and physician at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) has learned that among patients with symptomatic intracranial arterial stenosis (narrowing of an artery inside the brain), the use...

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“Match Day” reveals future plans for new doctors

Graduating medical students at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW), and their peers nationwide, learned where they will be serving their post-graduate residency training. On “Match Day,” which occurs at exactly...

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5th Annual Tosa West Multicultural Fair

On Wednesday, April 1, 2015 Wauwatosa West High School will hold its fifth Multicultural Fair from 6:00pm-8:30pm. This event is open to the community and the diversity of the school...

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Dr. Joseph L. Shaker named Clinician of the Year by International Society of Clinical Densitometry

Joseph L. Shaker, MD, professor of clinical medicine and senior medical director for ambulatory services at MCW, has been named has been named Clinician of the Year by the International...

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MCW to host community engagement week

The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) will host its inaugural Community Engagement Week April 13-17, 2015, on the MCW campus and at various locations across Milwaukee. The weeklong event celebrates MCW’s...

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MFHS Art on Permanent Display at Falls Library

Congratulations to Senior Art Student KASEY HURST. Her mixed media collage painting with a Bike theme was selected by the Menomonee Falls Public Library Friends board as their 2015...

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The Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment and Medical College of Wisconsin award $250,000 to reduce youth alcohol and other drug abuse

The Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin (AHW) Endowment awarded $250,000 over two years to reduce the prevalence of alcohol and other drug abuse among youth in Rusk County. The Medical College...

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MCW receives federal funding to upgrade nuclear magnetic resonance facility for drug discovery

The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) has received a $600,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health’s Office of the Director to fund the purchase of a new robotic accessory...

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St. Jude Cancels Pancake Breakfast

St. Jude the Apostle Parish, 800 W. Glenview Ave., Wauwatosa, has canceled its annual St. Patrick’s Day pancake breakfast scheduled for Sunday, March 15, from 9 a.m. to...

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Fall prevention interventions prove effective in reducing injury

Implementing evidence-based fall prevention programs in Wisconsin communities reduces the number of emergency room visits and hospitalizations due to falls in individuals aged 65 and older, but utilizing enhanced community...

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MCW plays key role in federal approval of new CPR devices

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the ResQCPR System, a system of two devices for first responders to use while performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) on people whose...

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Free Wisconsin Lutheran Choir Concert

The Wisconsin Lutheran Choir and Chamber Choir of Wisconsin Lutheran College will perform a free home concert on Friday, March 20, following their Florida Concert Tour. The program will feature sacred...

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Injury and cell damage in alcohol liver disease

The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) and the University of Pennsylvania have received a joint five year, $2.6 million grant from the National Institutes of Health’s National Institute on Alcohol...

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Science Café series to be held at Milwaukee Public Library

The Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) of Southeast Wisconsin will hold a series of Science Cafés at the Milwaukee Public Library’s Central location that are free and open to...

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MCW seeks participants for kidney research

The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) is recruiting volunteers for a clinical research study into kidney function and the link between premature birth and kidney disease. People who are born prematurely...

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Community Watch

» Wauwatosa parents protest proposed bus rapid transit system Updated:  3/25

» Tosa Top 5: Five things you need to know about in Wauwatosa this week 3/24

» Milwaukee County Zoo rhino euthanized due to health condition 3/24

» Sam Potter to lead Wauwatosa East boys track and field team this season 3/23

» Zewdei is heart, soul of Wauwatosa wrestling 3/23

» Wauwatosa East girls track team has successful week 3/23

» Wauwatosa West boys basketball team finished 12-11, stayed positive off court 3/23

» Wauwatosa East softball team has talent returning 3/23

» Wauwatosa West boys track team finishes third at WISCO Invite 3/22

» Wauwatosa West girls track and field team second at WISCO 3/22

» Wauwatosa wrestlers announce team awards 3/22

» General manager of Wauwatosa's Mayfair mall, Stephen Smith, retires 3/22

» New DIY creative studio opens in Village of Wauwatosa Updated:  3/22

» Wauwatosa Public Library Foundation announces luncheon, award winners 3/22

» New Off/Aisle store opens at The Mayfair Collection in Wauwatosa 3/22

» Wauwatosa residents to protest proposed bus rapid transit Wednesday 3/22

» Presidential hopeful John Kasich will hold campaign event in Wauwatosa 3/21

» Milwaukee man who shot Tosa cop gets 54 years in prison Updated:  3/18

» 14-year-old arrested in connection to March 9 bomb threat at Wauwatosa West 3/17

» Comeback from Wauwatosa East speedskater Samantha Snyder sends her to World Junior Championship Updated:  3/17

» Wauwatosa West girls track team returns plenty of talent 3/16

» Wauwatosa West girls announce 2015-16 award winners 3/16

» SafeNet Consulting at Milwaukee County Research Park to move downtown 3/15

» Wauwatosa in-person absentee voting scheduled for late March 3/14

» Updated rankings of area prep boys and girls basketball teams and players 3/14

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Best Summer Ever

 

We've made it easy for you to get out and go this summer. From hitting the trails for a bike ride or walk, to where to find beer gardens in the area, to the best places to swim in Waukesha County to the best summer drinks and summer reads, check out our 2016 summer guide.

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Hidden Tosa

 

"Hidden Tosa" is a semi-regular feature where our Wauwatosa reporter explores the closed down and closed off parts of Wauwatosa.

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