Archive for News & Events

Dr. Ramchandran Receives SAASCR Award for his Cancer Research

Dr. Ramchandran Receives SAASCR Award for his Cancer Research

05/22/2017 • Ramani Ramchandran, PhD, was one of nine Indian American Scientists honored by Society of Asian American Scientists Cancer Research (SAASCR) for his outstanding contributions to... Read More ›

Dr. Timothy Klatt Named Medical Director for Patient Safety

Dr. Timothy Klatt Named Medical Director for Patient Safety

05/22/2017 • We are very pleased to announce that Dr. Timothy Klatt has accepted the role of Medical Director of Patient Safety for Froedtert Hospital (FMLH) and... Read More ›

Best Doctors 2015-2016

Best Doctors 2015-2016

05/19/2017 • 462 Medical College Doctors Recognized as Best Doctors in America A total of 464 Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) faculty physicians, representing 40 specialties and 400... Read More ›

Donations made to honor physicians on National Doctors’ Day

Donations made to honor physicians on National Doctors’ Day

05/18/2017 • In honor of National Doctors’ Day, celebrated on March 30, the Office of Development invited individuals to “Honor a Doctor” by making a donation in... Read More ›

MCW Outstanding Medical Student Teacher Award 2015-2016

MCW Outstanding Medical Student Teacher Award 2015-2016

05/17/2017 • The Office of Educational Improvement would like to congratulate the winners of MCW’s Outstanding Medical Student Teachers for 2015-2016. Course, Clerkship, Sub I, and Pathway... Read More ›

4th Year Resident, Marissa Schloesser, Inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society

4th Year Resident, Marissa Schloesser, Inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical Honor Society

05/12/2017 • On April 27, 2017, Dr. Marissa Schloesser was honored by the students of the Medical College of Wisconsin as they selected her as one of... Read More ›

Dr. Anna Palatnik Publishes Paper on

Dr. Anna Palatnik Publishes Paper on “Medical and Obstetric Complications Among Pregnant Women With Liver Cirrhosis” in the OBGYN Green Journal

05/12/2017  |  Department News, MCW News

05/12/2017 • Maternal-Fetal Medicine physician, Anna Palatnik, MD, published her paper on "Medical and Obstetric Complications Among Pregnant Women With Liver Cirrhosis" in the OBGYN Green Journal.... Read More ›

Dr. Michael Lund Named

Dr. Michael Lund Named “Student Pillar Leadership” in the newly-established Kern Institute for the Transformation of Medical Education

04/13/2017  |  Department News, MCW News

04/13/2017 • We are pleased to announce that our physician and Continuous Professional Development Director, Michael Lund, has been named the "Student Pillar Leadership" in the newly-established... Read More ›

Faculty Presenting at MCW’s Innovations in Medical Education Conference April 27

04/12/2017 • Drs. Kristina Kaljo, Cresta Jones, Amy Domeyer-Klenske, Mona Farez, Raj Narayan and Michael Lund have been chosen to present their research posters at MCW's Innovations... Read More ›

Drs. Kruper, Menon and Kaljo Presenting their Research Poster at MCW’s Community Engagement Poster Session April 21

04/11/2017 • MCW is hosting its 3rd annual Community Engagement Week April 17 - 21. It's a week full of sessions to facilitate education, networking, recognition and... Read More ›

Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) Perinatal Group being offered

Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) Perinatal Group being offered

03/29/2017  |  Department News

03/29/2017 • A new 8 week session is being offered for those attempting conception, pregnant or within 12 months postpartum. Mindfulness is an accepting and non-judgmental awareness... Read More ›

Preserving Fertility Before and After Cancer Treatment

Preserving Fertility Before and After Cancer Treatment

03/27/2017  |  Department News

03/27/2017 • The pathway to parenthood often contains more bumps or routes than anticipated. The Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Reproductive Medicine Center, however, as... Read More ›

Dr. Janet S. Rader - Study Author of Integrated Genomic and Molecular Characterization of Cervical Cancer

Dr. Janet S. Rader – Study Author of Integrated Genomic and Molecular Characterization of Cervical Cancer

03/24/2017  |  Department News

03/24/2017 • Corresponding author and co-Chair Janet S. Rader, MD and contributors Denise Uyar, MD, William Bradley, MD and Behnaz Behmaram, MD published the article Integrated Genomic... Read More ›

Welcome Obstetrics & Gynecology Resident Class of 2021

Welcome Obstetrics & Gynecology Resident Class of 2021

03/20/2017 • Please welcome our Obstetrics and Gynecology resident class of 2021. We are very excited to bring in our class of 8 new residents, who will... Read More ›

Our CHW NICU Renovation Completed - Largest in the State

Our CHW NICU Renovation Completed – Largest in the State

02/17/2017  |  Department News

02/17/2017 • After nearly two years, we are thrilled to announce that the renovation of our Children's Hospital of Wisconsin's Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) has been... Read More ›

Welcome Kendra Konitzer, Certified Physician Assistant

Welcome Kendra Konitzer, Certified Physician Assistant

02/02/2017  |  Department News

02/02/2017 • Certified Physician Assistant Kendra Konitzer joins our department at the Medical College of Wisconsin. She will be seeing patients in our Courage clinic at Froedtert... Read More ›

Dr. Kate Dielentheis shares our New World-Class Birth Center on TMJ4's Morning Blend

Dr. Kate Dielentheis shares our New World-Class Birth Center on TMJ4’s Morning Blend

02/01/2017  |  Department News

02/01/2017 • The Froedtert Hospital Birth Center offers babies, moms, and families the best possible care during childbirth and beyond. Dr. Kate Dielentheis shares that not only... Read More ›

Hospital Renovations Offer Calming Place for Moms-to-Be

Hospital Renovations Offer Calming Place for Moms-to-Be

01/01/2017  |  News & Events

01/01/2017 • The Froedtert and Medical College of Wisconsin Birth Center underwent significant renovations in the Fall of 2016. The renovations include the addition of a spa for... Read More ›

Dr. Meredith Cruz Shares What to do After Receiving a Fetal Diagnosis of a Birth Defect or Other Medical Condition

Dr. Meredith Cruz Shares What to do After Receiving a Fetal Diagnosis of a Birth Defect or Other Medical Condition

11/17/2016  |  Department News

11/17/2016 • One of our high-risk pregnancy doctors, Dr. Meredith Cruz, and fetal surgeon, Dr. Amy Wagner, shares their advice on what expecting parents should know after... Read More ›

Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Earns the National Research Corporation’s Consumer Choice Award

Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Earns the National Research Corporation’s Consumer Choice Award

11/15/2016  |  Awards & Recognition, MCW News

11/15/2016 • For the 12th consecutive year, Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Froedtert Hospital has earned the Consumer Choice Award from the National Research Corporation.... Read More ›

Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Named in Top 4 Performing Academic Medical Centers in the US

Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Named in Top 4 Performing Academic Medical Centers in the US

11/15/2016  |  Awards & Recognition, MCW News

11/15/2016 • Vizient, a member-owned healthcare services company, has awarded Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin the Bernard A. Birnbaum, MD, Quality Leadership Award, given annually... Read More ›

Maternal-Fetal Medicine Physician, Dr. Jennifer McIntosh, Publishes Article in Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine (SMFM)

Maternal-Fetal Medicine Physician, Dr. Jennifer McIntosh, Publishes Article in Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine (SMFM)

10/21/2016  |  Department News

10/21/2016 • Jennifer McIntosh, DO, published the article on "The Role of Routine Cervical Length Screening in Selected High and Low-Risk Women for Preterm Birth Prevention." Preterm birth... Read More ›

Two of our Residents Matched into Fellowships

Two of our Residents Matched into Fellowships

10/21/2016

We are pleased to announce that two of our 4th year residents matched into fellowship.

Please congratulate them!

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Obstetrician and Gynecologist Amy Domeyer-Klenske joins Medical College of Wisconsin faculty

Obstetrician and Gynecologist Amy Domeyer-Klenske joins Medical College of Wisconsin faculty

09/14/2016  |  Department News

09/14/2016 • Dr. Amy Domeyer-Klenske has been appointed Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology in the division of General Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Medical College of... Read More ›

Perinatologist and OBGYN Residency Alum, Anna Palatnik, joins our Medical College of Wisconsin faculty

Perinatologist and OBGYN Residency Alum, Anna Palatnik, joins our Medical College of Wisconsin faculty

09/14/2016 • Dr. Anna Palatnik, OBGYN Residency class of 2013, has been appointed Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology in the division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine at the... Read More ›

Obstetrician and Gynecologist Kathryn Dielentheis joins Medical College of Wisconsin faculty

Obstetrician and Gynecologist Kathryn Dielentheis joins Medical College of Wisconsin faculty

08/31/2016  |  Department News

08/31/2016 • Dr. Kathryn Dielentheis has been appointed Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology in the division of General Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Medical College of... Read More ›

2015-2016 Awards for Residents & Faculty

2015-2016 Awards for Residents & Faculty

08/22/2016 • Dr. John J. and Joan M. Brennan Endowed Award in Obstetrics and Gynecology Hillary McLaren was presented the Dr. John J. and Joan M. Brennan Endowed... Read More ›

Class of 2016

Farewell to the Class of 2016; Welcome Class of 2020

08/22/2016  |  Resident & Alumni News

08/22/2016 • The residency program has had a wonderful year, culminating with graduating another fine class. We bid farewell to our graduates with a sense of pride,... Read More ›

2016 News from the Medical College of Wisconsin and Froedtert Hospital Campus

2016 News from the Medical College of Wisconsin and Froedtert Hospital Campus

08/22/2016  |  Resident & Alumni News

08/22/2016 • At the completion of another successful academic year, we celebrate the accomplishments of our growing department here at MCW. First and foremost, we say goodbye... Read More ›

2016 News from the Columbia St. Mary's - Milwaukee Campus

2016 News from the Columbia St. Mary’s – Milwaukee Campus

08/22/2016  |  Resident & Alumni News

08/22/2016 • Things are growing at CSM with the merger of Wheaton Franciscan and Ministry Health to form a large health system-Ascension Wisconsin. The new post-partum... Read More ›

2016 News from the Wheaton Franciscan - St. Joseph Campus

2016 News from the Wheaton Franciscan – St. Joseph Campus

08/22/2016  |  Resident & Alumni News

08/22/2016 • Last year’s newsletter focused on the 11 RNs that retired with combined 363 years of experience. This year we also have seen retirements of... Read More ›

Amanda Johnson, MD, Matched as our Second MFM Fellow

Amanda Johnson, MD, Matched as our Second MFM Fellow

08/18/2016  |  Department News, Fellow News

08/18/2016 • Dr. Mandy Johnson has joined our Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellowship Program after being matched. She will be second to graduate from our program in 2019. She completed... Read More ›

Welcome Pradeep Chaluvally-Raghavan, PhD, Research Faculty

Welcome Pradeep Chaluvally-Raghavan, PhD, Research Faculty

06/24/2016  |  Department News

06/24/2016 • Dr. Chaluvally-Raghavan completed his Ph.D from the University of Calicut in India. During his graduate training his research focused on the roles of NF-kB transcription... Read More ›

Welcome Lisa Caravella, Nurse Practitioner

Welcome Lisa Caravella, Nurse Practitioner

06/17/2016  |  Department News

06/17/2016 • Women's Health Nurse Practitioner Lisa Caravella joins our department at the Medical College of Wisconsin. She will be seeing patients in our Courage clinic at... Read More ›

Drs. Caitlin Haswell and Elizabeth Hopp were Awarded the 2016 MCWAH Research Award

Drs. Caitlin Haswell and Elizabeth Hopp were Awarded the 2016 MCWAH Research Award

06/15/2016 • Drs. Caitlin Haswell and Elizabeth Hopp, both fourth year residents (class of 2016), received the MCWAH (Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospital) Research Award on... Read More ›

Dr. Bosler Interviewed in MetroParent Magazine

Dr. Bosler Interviewed in MetroParent Magazine

05/17/2016  |  Department News

05/17/2016 • Nearly one year ago, Lee and Kate Coffey's world changed when they welcomed fraternal twin girls, Claire and Olivia. Like most new parents, the couple's foray... Read More ›

Dr. Estil Strawn, Jr. Honored with the T. Michael Bolger Standing Ovation Award

Dr. Estil Strawn, Jr. Honored with the T. Michael Bolger Standing Ovation Award

05/17/2016 • The Standing Ovation Awards recognize individuals who have enhanced the quality of campus life for the students of MCW and gone above and beyond their... Read More ›

Donations made to honor physicians on National Doctors’ Day - Dr. Lund was one of them

Donations made to honor physicians on National Doctors’ Day – Dr. Lund was one of them

04/04/2016

In honor of National Doctors’ Day, celebrated on March 30, the Office of Development invited individuals to “Honor a Doctor” by making a donation in the name of a physician who treated them or one of their family members.

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Show your Support for Donate Life Month in April

04/04/2016

Did you know more than 2,200 people in Wisconsin need life-saving organs? April is National Donate Life Month – a time to raise awareness about organ, tissue and eye donation and the life-saving impact of those generous gifts.

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Drs. Jacques, Kaljo, Farez and Lund Published an Article on Education

Drs. Jacques, Kaljo, Farez and Lund Published an Article on Education

03/21/2016  |  Department News

03/21/2016 • Drs. Laura Jacques, Kristina Kaljo, Robert Treat, Joseph Davis, Rahmouna Farez, and Michael Lund all contributed to the newly published article "Intersecting Gender, Evaluations, and... Read More ›

Welcome Obstetrics & Gynecology Resident Class of 2020

Welcome Obstetrics & Gynecology Resident Class of 2020

03/18/2016 • Please welcome our Obstetrics and Gynecology resident class of 2020. We are very excited to bring in our class of 8 new residents, who will... Read More ›

MCW Ranked in Top 100 Universities with the Best Student-to-Faculty Ratio

MCW Ranked in Top 100 Universities with the Best Student-to-Faculty Ratio

03/14/2016  |  Awards & Recognition, MCW News

03/14/2016 • The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) has been named the world’s top university with the best student-to-faculty ratio according to the Times Higher Education (THE)... Read More ›

Froedtert Hospital Named Top 100 Hospital List 2016

Froedtert Hospital Named Top 100 Hospital List 2016

03/14/2016 • For the fourth straight year, Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Froedtert Hospital has been named to the national 100 Top Hospitals list released... Read More ›

Top OBGYN Physicians from the Patient Satisfaction Surveys in 2014-2015

Top OBGYN Physicians from the Patient Satisfaction Surveys in 2014-2015

02/22/2016 • We would like to recognize those physicians who were highly ranked on the patient satisfaction surveys at Froedtert & The Medical College of Wisconsin. The... Read More ›

Welcome Julia Houdek, Nurse Practitioner

Welcome Julia Houdek, Nurse Practitioner

02/18/2016  |  Department News

02/18/2016 • Women's Health Nurse Practitioner Julia Houdek joins our department at the Medical College of Wisconsin. She will be seeing patients in our Maternal-Fetal Medicine clinic... Read More ›

Making the Rounds with William H. Bradley, MD

Making the Rounds with William H. Bradley, MD

02/09/2016  |  Department News

02/09/2016 • An interview with Dr. Bradley William Bradley, MD, is an assistant professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He earned his medical degree from the... Read More ›

Dr. Timothy Klatt Receives Promotion to Professor

Dr. Timothy Klatt Receives Promotion to Professor

01/22/2016 • We are pleased to announce that Dr. Timothy Klatt has been promoted to the position of a Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He... Read More ›

Women's Mental Health Psychologist Abbey Kruper joins Medical College of Wisconsin faculty

Women’s Mental Health Psychologist Abbey Kruper joins Medical College of Wisconsin faculty

01/18/2016  |  Department News, MCW News

01/18/2016

Abbey R. Kruper, PsyD, has been appointed Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology in the divisions of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Maternal-Fetal Medicine and Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility, at the Medical College of Wisconsin.

Read More ›

Best Doctors

Best Doctors 2014-2015

01/05/2016 • 462 Medical College Doctors Recognized as Best Doctors in America A total of 462 Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) faculty physicians, representing 63 specialties, are listed... Read More ›

New Study Seeks to Change Postpartum Care for Mothers

New Study Seeks to Change Postpartum Care for Mothers

12/23/2015  |  Department News

12/23/2015 • Women’s bodies go through many physical changes during and after a pregnancy, but researchers say a mother’s attention to her own health care seems to... Read More ›

Child Thriving A Year After Miracle Surgery

Child Thriving A Year After Miracle Surgery

12/23/2015  |  Department News

12/23/2015 • A young boy is thriving after a first-of-its-kind surgery. Miles was born prematurely with Spina Bifida, a birth defect that can cause paralysis. He and... Read More ›

Dr. Lemen has been inducted into MCW's Society of Teaching Scholars

Dr. Lemen has been inducted into MCW’s Society of Teaching Scholars

12/15/2015 • Each year, the MCW Society of Teaching Scholars elects several outstanding educators to membership in recognition of their teaching excellence and their outstanding contributions as... Read More ›

Dr. Timothy Klatt Receives Medical College Physicians Excellence in Professionalism Award

Dr. Timothy Klatt Receives Medical College Physicians Excellence in Professionalism Award

11/24/2015 • Medical College Physicians recently awarded five faculty members with Excellence in Professionalism awards. This program, currently in its 4th year, recognizes faculty members for their... Read More ›

MCW Outstanding Medical Student Teacher Award 2014-2015

MCW Outstanding Medical Student Teacher Award 2014-2015

10/30/2015 • The Office of Educational Improvement would like to congratulate the 246 winners of MCW’s Outstanding Medical Student Teachers for 2014-2015. Course, Clerkship, Sub I, and... Read More ›

Three of our Residents Matched in Fellowships

Three of our Residents Matched in Fellowships

10/16/2015

We are pleased to announce that all three of our 4th year residents seeking fellowship matched successfully.

Please congratulate them!

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Milwaukee Magazine's 2015 Top Doctors

Milwaukee Magazine’s 2015 Top Doctors

10/15/2015 • 553 Medical College Doctors Recognized as Top Doctors in Metro Milwaukee Milwaukee Magazine’s list of Metro Milwaukee’s 553 Top Doctors for 2015 identifies 298 MCW physicians;... Read More ›

Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin  Achieves UHC Top Decile Quality Ranking

Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Achieves UHC Top Decile Quality Ranking

10/14/2015  |  Awards & Recognition, MCW News

10/14/2015 • On Oct. 1, the University HealthSystem Consortium announced Froedtert Hospital as one of the top-performing academic medical centers in the nation, winning a Bernard A.... Read More ›

ACOG Green Journal Publishes Dr. Klatt's Article

ACOG Green Journal Publishes Dr. Klatt’s Article

10/12/2015  |  Department News

10/12/2015 • Physician Needs Help Stat in Room 3 by Timothy E. Klatt, MD It happened when I was working in an adverse medical–legal environment. A little more than... Read More ›

Dr. Ramchandran to Study Novel Regulatory Mechanisms for a Gene Involved in Vascular Anomalies

Dr. Ramchandran to Study Novel Regulatory Mechanisms for a Gene Involved in Vascular Anomalies

10/11/2015 • The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) has received a four-year, $1.8 million dollar grant from the National Institutes of Health’s National Heart, Lung and Blood... Read More ›

Denise S. Uyar, MD

Dr. Denise Uyar Accepts Division Director of Gynecologic Oncology Position

09/14/2015 • We are pleased to announce that Dr. Denise Uyar has accepted the position as Director of the Division of Gynecologic Oncology, in the Department of... Read More ›

Dr. Rader Named Top Cancer Doctor 2015 by Newseek

Dr. Rader Named Top Cancer Doctor 2015 by Newseek

09/02/2015 • Gynecologic Oncologist and Chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Janet Rader, MD, has been named on the Top Cancer Doctors 2015 list. Newsweek, in... Read More ›

Reproductive Endocrinologist Jayme Bosler joins Medical College of Wisconsin faculty

Reproductive Endocrinologist Jayme Bosler joins Medical College of Wisconsin faculty

08/19/2015  |  Department News

08/19/2015 • Jayme Bosler, MD, has been appointed Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology in the division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, at the Medical College of... Read More ›

2015 Women’s Health Research Program (WHRP) Grant Awards

2015 Women’s Health Research Program (WHRP) Grant Awards

08/12/2015 • The Women’s Health Research Program (WHRP) has awarded two grants for research projects. Ling Wang, MD, PhD, Instructor of Obstetrics & Gynecology, along with Qing... Read More ›

Action Learning Workshop for Women’s Health on LARC a Success

07/27/2015 • The Pabst Catalyst Café, which focused on long acting reversible contraceptives (LARCs) and Women’s health in Milwaukee, was the inaugural workshop of the Pabst Catalyst... Read More ›

Anna McCormick, DO, First Fellow of our MFM Fellowship Program

Anna McCormick, DO, First Fellow of our MFM Fellowship Program

07/21/2015  |  Department News, Fellow News

07/21/2015 • Dr. Anna McCormick has been selected to be our very first Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellow. She will be the first to graduate from our program in... Read More ›

Class of 2015

Farewell to the Class of 2015; Welcome Class of 2019

07/20/2015  |  Resident & Alumni News

07/20/2015 • The residency program has had a wonderful year, culminating with graduating another fine class. We bid farewell to our graduates with a sense of pride,... Read More ›

2014-2015 Awards for Residents & Faculty

2014-2015 Awards for Residents & Faculty

07/20/2015 • Dr. John J. and Joan M. Brennan Endowed Award in Obstetrics and Gynecology Rachael Persons was presented the Dr. John J. and Joan M. Brennan Endowed... Read More ›

2015 Faculty & Residents - Columbia St. Mary’s Hospital

2015 News from the Columbia St. Mary’s – Milwaukee Campus

07/20/2015  |  Resident & Alumni News

07/20/2015 • Dr. Nicolette Deveneau, resident graduate class of 2012, is finishing her urogynecology fellowship in Louisville, Kentucky and is coming back to join our team August... Read More ›

2015 News from the Medical College of Wisconsin and Froedtert Hospital Campus

2015 News from the Medical College of Wisconsin and Froedtert Hospital Campus

07/20/2015  |  Resident & Alumni News

07/20/2015 • As we look back on another successful academic year, there is so much to be proud of here at MCW. First and foremost, we say... Read More ›

Dr. Laura Jacques Travels to Tanzania to Help Women

07/09/2015 • Lake Tanganyika is the largest and deepest of Africa's great lakes, and the longest lake in the world. The brilliant surface extends like a stretch... Read More ›

2015 News from the Wheaton Franciscan - St. Joseph Campus

2015 News from the Wheaton Franciscan – St. Joseph Campus

05/20/2015  |  Resident & Alumni News

05/20/2015 • At St. Joe’s we are blessed to have a great staff of nurses in L&D, antepartum, Family Birth Center, and the Women’s Outpatient Center. During... Read More ›

Drs. Ben Beran and Megan Foeller were Awarded the 2015 MCWAH Research Award

Drs. Ben Beran and Megan Foeller were Awarded the 2015 MCWAH Research Award

05/15/2015 • Dr. Ben Beran, fourth year resident (class of 2015), and Dr. Megan Foeller, 3rd year resident (class of 2016), received the MCWAH (Medical College of... Read More ›

'A Pregnant Problem' featured in Milwaukee Magazine

‘A Pregnant Problem’ featured in Milwaukee Magazine

05/14/2015  |  Department News

05/14/2015 • With gestational diabetes on the rise, how can a woman prevent a diagnosis? And if she can’t, what does a diagnosis mean for her and... Read More ›

Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Named in Top 20 National Health Systems

Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Named in Top 20 National Health Systems

05/14/2015 • The Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin health network’s three hospitals have been collectively recognized as one of the top 20 medium size health... Read More ›

Department Yearly Gathering Supports the Milwaukee Opera Theatre's

Department Yearly Gathering Supports the Milwaukee Opera Theatre’s “The Mikado”

03/25/2015  |  Department News

03/25/2015 • Our department gathered to watch the Milwaukee Opera Theatre's showing of "The Mikado". It was a great work of art. Read the article →

Welcome Obstetrics & Gynecology Resident Class of 2019

Welcome Obstetrics & Gynecology Resident Class of 2019

03/25/2015 • Please welcome our Obstetrics and Gynecology resident class of 2019. We are very excited to bring in our class of 8 new residents, who will... Read More ›

Froedtert Hospital Named Top 100 Hospital List 2015

Froedtert Hospital Named Top 100 Hospital List 2015

03/10/2015  |  Awards & Recognition

03/10/2015 • For the third straight year, Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Froedtert Hospital has been named to the annual 100 Top Hospitals list released... Read More ›

Class of 2016 Resident, Megan Foeller, Presents Research Poster at Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine

Class of 2016 Resident, Megan Foeller, Presents Research Poster at Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine

03/06/2015 • Megan Foeller, class of 2016 OBGYN resident, along with her mentors Dr. Meredith Cruz and Dr. Judith Hibbard, presented her research at the Society for... Read More ›

Kelly Morey Honored for 20 Years of Service at MCW

Kelly Morey Honored for 20 Years of Service at MCW

02/23/2015  |  Department News

02/23/2015 • The Medical College of Wisconsin held its 32nd annual Employee Service Award program on Friday, Jan. 30, at the Crowne Plaza Grand Ballroom. More than... Read More ›

Dr. Hibbard Speaks on

Dr. Hibbard Speaks on “Entertainment Ultrasounds”

02/10/2015  |  Department News

02/10/2015 • The sonogram has come a long way baby. In a doctor's office the image, usually in two dimensions, looks at the heart, lungs and skeletal structure. But... Read More ›

Our Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellowship Program is accepting applications through ERAS

Our Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellowship Program is accepting applications through ERAS

02/02/2015  |  Department News

02/02/2015 • The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Medical College of Wisconsin is currently accepting applications for the Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellowship Program through ERAS for... Read More ›

Little Miracles

Little Miracles

01/30/2015  |  Department News

01/30/2015 • Heather Hanson’s second pregnancy was going well – including the welcome surprise that she was carrying twins – when her 18-week ultrasound revealed one baby... Read More ›

Yi-Wen Huang, PhD, Receives Athena’s Run Endometrial Cancer Research Grant

Yi-Wen Huang, PhD, Receives Athena’s Run Endometrial Cancer Research Grant

01/30/2015  |  Department News

01/30/2015 • The Foundation for Women’s Cancer Research Grants & Awards Committee has selected Dr. Huang's research application entitled “Targeting the miR-137-KDM1 axis as a therapeutic strategy... Read More ›

Estil Y. Strawn, Jr., MD

Dr. Estil Strawn – an MCW Faculty, Mentor and Teacher who Overcomes Great Obstacles to Reach Goals

01/30/2015  |  Department News

01/30/2015 • Some people choose an alternative path in life, and some have alternatives thrust upon them. Dr. Estil Strawn, now professor of obstetrics and gynecology at... Read More ›

Welcome Meghan Ritchie, NP

Welcome Meghan Ritchie, NP

01/12/2015  |  Department News

01/12/2015 • Women's Health Nurse Practitioner Meghan Ritchie joins our department at the Medical College of Wisconsin. She will be seeing patients in our OBGYN clinic at... Read More ›

Outstanding Medical Student Teachers Award for 2013-2014

Outstanding Medical Student Teachers Award for 2013-2014

12/26/2014  |  Awards & Recognition

12/26/2014 • On December 5, 2014, MCW awarded the Medical Student Teachers Award to 228 educators. In 2008, the College’s Curriculum and Evaluation Committee (CEC) initiated an annual... Read More ›

Welcome Sonja Jennings, PA-C

Welcome Sonja Jennings, PA-C

12/23/2014  |  Department News

12/23/2014 • Certified Physician Assistant Sonja Jennings joins our department at the Medical College of Wisconsin. She will be seeing patients in our OBGYN clinic at Froedtert... Read More ›

Dr. Cresta Jones Helped Revise Current Prenatal Screenings

Dr. Cresta Jones Helped Revise Current Prenatal Screenings

12/19/2014  |  Department News

12/19/2014 • Under the leadership of Deborah Larkey, MD, and Cresta Jones, MD, FACOG, the WAPC Prenatal Testing Committee updated all of the 28 existing recommendations and... Read More ›

Women’s Health Research Program (WHRP) Awards Grants for 2014 Submissions

Women’s Health Research Program (WHRP) Awards Grants for 2014 Submissions

12/12/2014  |  Awards & Recognition

12/12/2014 • The Women’s Health Research Program has awarded two grants for research projects. Meredith Cruz, MD, MBA/MPH, Assistant Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology, along with Sandra... Read More ›

Children's Hospital Open State-of-the-Art NICU

Children’s Hospital Open State-of-the-Art NICU

11/20/2014  |  MCW News

11/20/2014 • Babies at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin took a trip and became residents of a new Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. The hospital, already credited as a top... Read More ›

Baby Still in Womb Undergoes Groundbreaking Procedure at Children's Hospital of WI

Baby Still in Womb Undergoes Groundbreaking Procedure at Children’s Hospital of WI

11/19/2014  |  Department News

11/19/2014 • After discovering their unborn child had a birth defect that could be corrected, but only with a first-of-its-kind surgery, a Little Chute couple went ahead... Read More ›

Paper Selected as Editor’s Choice Article by International Academy of Pelvic Surgery

Paper Selected as Editor’s Choice Article by International Academy of Pelvic Surgery

10/14/2014  |  Department News

10/14/2014 • The paper of an MCW Department of Urology research team was selected by the International Academy of Pelvic Surgery (IAPS) as one of its Editor’s... Read More ›

Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellowship Program Approved

Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellowship Program Approved

10/07/2014  |  Department News

10/07/2014 • We are very excited to announce that the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology has been approved for a Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellowship Program through the American... Read More ›

Ramani Ramchandran, PhD receives MCW's Faculty Innovator Award

Ramani Ramchandran, PhD receives MCW’s Faculty Innovator Award

09/22/2014 • Ramani Ramchandran, PhD, OBGYN's Patrick J. and Margaret G. McMahon endowed Professor and Vice Chair of Research, received the Faculty Innovator Award. Dr. Ramchandran received... Read More ›

Advanced Procedure Helps Bring Healthy Twins into the World

Advanced Procedure Helps Bring Healthy Twins into the World

09/03/2014  |  Department News

09/03/2014 • Pregnancy can be an exciting and also challenging time. Heather and Adam Hanson of Appleton were surprised but thrilled when they learned they were pregnant... Read More ›

Drs. Rahmouna Farez and Laura Jacques Named Co Clerkship Directors

Drs. Rahmouna Farez and Laura Jacques Named Co Clerkship Directors

09/02/2014  |  Department News

09/02/2014 • Rahmouna Farez, MD and Laura Jacques, MD, both Obstetrician and Gynecologists, have been named Co M3 Clerkship Directors for the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology... Read More ›

Obstetrician and Gynecologist Jessica Francis joins Medical College of Wisconsin faculty

Obstetrician and Gynecologist Jessica Francis joins Medical College of Wisconsin faculty

08/28/2014  |  Department News

08/28/2014 • Dr. Jessica Francis has been appointed Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology in the division of General Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Medical College of... Read More ›

Dr. Joseph Davis Named Associate Clerkship Director

Dr. Joseph Davis Named Associate Clerkship Director

08/28/2014  |  Department News

08/28/2014 • Joseph Davis, DO, Reproductive Endocrinologist, has been named Associate Clerkship Director on July 1, 2014. He will be working with Drs. Rahmouna Farez and Laura... Read More ›

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin's NICU Featured in Time Magazine

Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin’s NICU Featured in Time Magazine

08/03/2014  |  MCW News

08/03/2014 • The June 2nd issue of Time magazine showcases Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin and the exceptional care we provide to extremely sick babies and their families.... Read More ›

Dr. Koduri Speaks on Pelvic Pain

Dr. Koduri Speaks on Pelvic Pain

08/02/2014  |  Department News

08/02/2014 • Sumana Koduri, MD, Medical College of Wisconsin urogynecologist, talks about pelvic pain - causes, symptoms, treatments, and relief at home. Watch the Videos Learn more about Urogynecology... Read More ›