The Medical College of Wisconsin’s mission is to be a national leader in the education and development of the next generation of physicians and scientists; to discover and translate new knowledge in the biomedical sciences; to provide cutting-edge, interdisciplinary and compassionate clinical care of the highest quality; to improve the health of the communities we serve.
More than 1,540 physicians, 600 nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and other health care practitioners care for more than 430,000 patients of all ages annually at Froedtert Hospital, Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, Zablocki VA Medical Center and many other hospitals and clinics in eastern Wisconsin.
Largest research institution in eastern Wisconsin.
$160 million in grant awards for research, teaching, training and related purposes in FY 2012-13, of which $144 million was for research, including funding from the National Institutes of Health and other sponsors.
More than 2,100 research studies, including clinical trials.