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MCW researchers call for evidence-based discussion on advantages and challenges of three-year medical school curriculum

Driven by mounting student debt and a projected physician shortage, interest in a three-year medical school curriculum has recently resurfaced. Researchers at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) are calling...

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Milwaukee/NARI Foundation Announces Academic Scholarship Availability

The Milwaukee/NARI Foundation, Inc., the educational and charitable arm of Milwaukee/NARI (National Association of the Remodeling Industry), announced a scholarship opportunity for students for the second semester of 2015-2016...

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MacKinnon named founding dean of MCW school of pharmacy

George E. MacKinnon, III, PhD, MS, RPh, has been named Founding Dean of the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) School of Pharmacy. A Wisconsin native, Dr. MacKinnon will provide leadership...

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On Course for a Cure: Golfers tee off for digestive disease research

The 28th annual LPGA Pro-Am Golf Tournament to benefit the Medical College of Wisconsin’s (MCW) Digestive Disease Center will be held Monday, Aug. 24, at the Wisconsin Country Club at...

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Milwaukee/NARI Foundation Announces 2015 Fall Semester Scholarship Recipients

The Milwaukee/NARI Foundation, Inc., the educational and charitable arm of the Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement Council, Inc., announced that the following students will receive Foundation scholarships for attending the institutions listed...

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MCW researcher wins Imagine More Award for neuroscience research

Allison D. Ebert, PhD, assistant professor of cell biology, neurobiology and anatomy at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW), is the recipient of a $25,000 award to support research designed...

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MCW launches Master’s in Medical Physiology Program

The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) has launched a new, nine-month Master’s in Medical Physiology Program that is designed to help college graduates who wish to strengthen their academic record...

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MCW awarded $20 million Clinical and Translational Science Award

Grant to continue CTSI’s collaborative biomedical research in Southeastern Wisconsin The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) has been awarded a five-year, $20 million Clinical and Translational Science Award from the National...

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MCW researcher exploring mental, emotional effects of psoriasis

While research proceeds in seeking a cure for psoriasis, there is an immediate need for therapies that can mitigate the sometimes devastating mental anguish that accompanies the disease. With a $75,000...

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MCW Graduate School - Master & Certificate Programs Open House

The Medical College of Wisconsin Graduate School is hosting a Master Degree & Certificate Programs Open House on Tuesday, September 15, 2015 from 5:00pm-7:00pm. Any and all prospective students are...

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National Biomedical Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Center to Host Workshop

The National Biomedical Electron Paramagnetic Resonance (EPR) Center at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) will host a workshop on Friday, August 21 at the Milwaukee Public Museum and Saturday,...

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Clinical Study of the effect of dietary salt on the genetic code modifications and blood pressure at the Medical College of Wisconsin

The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) investigators are recruiting post-menopausal women with high blood pressure for a 2-week clinical study that will determine what kind of modifications to one’s genetic...

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Clinical Study of the effect of dietary salt on the genetic code modifications and blood pressure at the Medical College of Wisconsin

Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) investigators are recruiting men over the age of 30 years with high blood pressure for a 2-week clinical study that will determine what kind of...

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MCW physician/scientist receives grant to study graft versus host disease in hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients

The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) has received a four-year $1.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute to research the pathophysiology...

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Step Into Fall with Classes at Cashel Dennehy School of Irish Dance

As students are wrapping up summer and parents are preparing for back to school and firming up fall schedules, the Cashel Dennehy School of Irish Dance is encouraging both girls...

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MCW cardiovascular researcher wins Steve Cullen Healthy Heart Scholar Award

Aron Geurts, PhD, associate professor of physiology at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW), is the recipient of the $25,000 Steve Cullen Healthy Heart Scholar Award. This first ever award...

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Greater Milwaukee El Sistema Wins Wisconsin Arts Board Creative Communities Grant

Greater Milwaukee El Sistema (GMES) Children's Orchestra is thrilled to announce that they have been awarded the Wisconsin Arts Board Creative Communities Grant and a grant form the Waukesha Rotary...

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MCW’s Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment invests $1.7 million in six community health improvement awards

Six community health projects ranging in scope from youth suicide prevention in Jackson County to increased access to farmers markets in low-income areas of Milwaukee will benefit from funding awarded...

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Dr. Brian-Fred Fitzsimmons Appointed Chair of Neurology

Brian-Fred M. Fitzsimmons, MD, has been appointed chair of the department of neurology at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW). The appointment was made by Dr. Joseph E. Kerschner,...

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Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin first in the US to hold accreditation in all diagnostic and radiation oncology disciplines

Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin’s Departments of Radiology and Radiation Oncology are the first and only practices in the United States to be awarded accreditation in all diagnostic...

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Community Watch

» Rifelj wins Wauwatosa's District 6 write-in race, results could change Updated:  4/6

» Nancy Welch elected to Tosa common council, unofficial results say 4/5

» Wauwatosa West softball coach looking for improvement 4/5

» Voter concerned about ballot handling at Wauwatosa school 4/5

» George Webb in Tosa backdrop for Fox News interview with Donald Trump 4/5

» Public meetings scheduled for East-West Bus Rapid Transit Study 4/5

» Tosa West student named Herb Kohl Educational Foundation Initiative Scholar 4/5

» Wauwatosa STEM teacher named Herb Kohl Educational Foundation Fellow 4/5

» Wauwatosa East boys basketball team had up-and-down season 4/5

» Experienced Wauwatosa West girls soccer team should contend 4/5

» Wauwatosa East girls track and field team wins Dino Dash 4/5

» Short-handed Wauwatosa East boys track and field team gets learning experience 4/5

» Wauwatosa West girls end spring break with Chris Wilson Invite 4/5

» Positive and uplifting stories in suburban Milwaukee and Lake Country in March 4/5

» Wauwatosa East's Green named to Now All-Suburban team 4/5

» Wauwatosa city, schools to partner in study about parks, trails 4/4

» Tosa Farmers Market names Wauwatosa native as new manager Updated:  4/4

» Milwaukee County Research Park's incubator building sold 4/1

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Chatting with Milwaukee Brewers beat writer Adam McCalvy 4/1

» Wauwatosa School Board to discuss possible expulsion of a student Updated:  4/1

» Video: Tosa Top 5: Five things you need to know about in Wauwatosa this week Updated:  4/1

» Smoke Shack, AJ Bombers, Holey Moley coming to Mayfair Collection in Tosa 4/1

» Tiki drinks on the way; WauwaTiki opens to public Monday 3/31

» Developer completes large Wauwatosa apartment site purchase Updated:  3/30

» Wauwatosa East girls basketball team fooled the 'experts' this season 3/30

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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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