Archive for Research News

Rounding with the Dean: Knowledge Changing Life in the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology

08/14/2018 • On October 4, 2017, Josepah E. Kerschner, MD, Dean of the School of Medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin, rounded in the Department of... Read More ›

Dr. Jennifer McIntosh one of the study authors of Platelet Counts during Pregnancy in the New England Journal of Medicine

Dr. Jennifer McIntosh one of the study authors of Platelet Counts during Pregnancy in the New England Journal of Medicine

08/14/2018 • Jennifer McIntosh, DO, Assistant Professor in Maternal-Fetal Medicine, is one of the study authors of a paper in the New England Journal of Medicine that... Read More ›

Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Staff Among the First to Enroll in All of Us Research Program

Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Staff Among the First to Enroll in All of Us Research Program

06/15/2018 • Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin staff are among the first people to be invited to join a landmark research program that will help... Read More ›

Women’s Cardiovascular Health: The Word on Medicine Podcast

Women’s Cardiovascular Health: The Word on Medicine Podcast

05/08/2018 • The Word on Medicine: the conversation dedicated to examining medical innovation and discovery in Southeastern Wisconsin. It features faculty and research teams of the Medical... Read More ›

OB/GYN opens first Maternal Fetal Medicine clinical trial at MCW

OB/GYN opens first Maternal Fetal Medicine clinical trial at MCW

03/21/2018 • Dr. Anna Palatnik and the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology is excited to announce that we are now part of a multicenter NIH –funded randomized... Read More ›

Surviving and Thriving with Gynecologic Cancer: The Word on Medicine Podcast

Surviving and Thriving with Gynecologic Cancer: The Word on Medicine Podcast

03/08/2018

Our gynecologic oncology team of providers shares information on “Surviving and Thriving with Gynecologic Cancer”.

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Dr. Garrett Fitzgerald one of the Study Authors of Utility of Prenatal Doppler Ultrasound to Predict Neonatal Impaired Cerebral Autoregulation

Dr. Garrett Fitzgerald one of the Study Authors of Utility of Prenatal Doppler Ultrasound to Predict Neonatal Impaired Cerebral Autoregulation

02/19/2018 • Garrett Fitzgerald, MD, Assistant Professor in Maternal-Fetal Medicine, is one of the study authors of a paper in the February 6 issue of journal Nature... Read More ›

Drs. Jenn McIntosh and Anna Palatnik both chosen to give presentations on their Research at the SMFM Annual Conference

Drs. Jenn McIntosh and Anna Palatnik both chosen to give presentations on their Research at the SMFM Annual Conference

02/14/2018 • The Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine (SMFM) annual meeting has become known for its groundbreaking research presentations. This year, there was 1,015 oral and poster presentations... Read More ›

Latest Options for  Cervical Cancer with Dr. William Bradley

Latest Options for Cervical Cancer with Dr. William Bradley

01/19/2018 • Clinical trials are vital to the development of new techniques and treatment in medical care. By participating in such research, the Froedtert & the Medical... 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, Research 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 ›

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 ›

Ovarian Cancer Research has Champion in the William and Sandy Heitz Family Foundation

Ovarian Cancer Research has Champion in the William and Sandy Heitz Family Foundation

09/10/2013  |  Department News, Research News

09/10/2013 • A family that has been affected by cancer several times over is making significant contributions to the advancement of more effective therapies for ovarian cancer... Read More ›

Treatment Starts with the Right Diagnosis and Comprehensive Choices

Treatment Starts with the Right Diagnosis and Comprehensive Choices

08/26/2013  |  Department News, Research News

08/26/2013 • Not all gynecologic cancers are the same. The treatment sequence and the expertise of the physicians make a significant difference to a patient’s outcome. Janet... Read More ›

Froedtert & The Medical College of Wisconsin elevated to full member of Gynecologic Oncology Group

Froedtert & The Medical College of Wisconsin elevated to full member of Gynecologic Oncology Group

08/12/2013  |  Department News, Research News

08/12/2013 • Froedtert & The Medical College of Wisconsin have been elevated to full membership in the Gynecologic Oncology Group (GOG), a National Cancer Institute (NCI)-funded cooperative... Read More ›

Almost All Endometrial Cancer Treated Robotically at Froedtert & the Medical College

Almost All Endometrial Cancer Treated Robotically at Froedtert & the Medical College

04/03/2012  |  Department News, Research News

04/03/2012 • "During the last several years, minimally invasive procedures have become the mainstay for many gynecologic cancers," said Janet Rader, MD, FACOG, Medical College of Wisconsin... Read More ›

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Global Research Effort Explores Genetics of Obesity

12/07/2011  |  Department News, Research News

12/07/2011 • Researchers at The Medical College of Wisconsin are national leaders on the genetic basis of obesity. They made a landmark discovery that uncovered a genetic... Read More ›

Nature - June 2011

Dr. Janet S. Rader one of the Study Authors of Integrated Genomic Analyses of Ovarian Carcinoma

07/18/2011  |  Department News, Research News

07/18/2011 • Janet Rader, MD, Chairman and the Jack A. & Elaine D. Klieger Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, is one of the study authors of a paper... Read More ›

Volunteers Needed for Cervical Cancer Study

Volunteers Needed for Cervical Cancer Study

06/20/2011  |  Department News, Research News

06/20/2011

Volunteers are needed for a study to identify genetic risk factors for cervical cancer. You may be eligible to participate if you have a personal history of invasive cervical cancer or pre-invasive cervical cancer (CIN3 or severe dysplasia).

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Individualized Treatment for Ovarian Cancer

Individualized Treatment for Ovarian Cancer

05/01/2011  |  Department News, Research News

05/01/2011 • About 500 women are diagnosed with ovarian cancer annually in Wisconsin. Even after treatment, this disease recurs in about 75 percent of patients, according to... Read More ›

Study Looks at Genetics and Cervical Cancer

Study Looks at Genetics and Cervical Cancer

01/13/2011  |  Department News, Research News

01/13/2011 • Women who have been treated for cervical cancer may be eligible for a current study on genetic susceptibility to that cancer. Exposure to the human... Read More ›