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Welcome Kirby Curby-Warner, Certified Nurse Midwife at Froedtert's Birth Center

Welcome Kirby Curby-Warner, Certified Nurse Midwife at Froedtert’s Birth Center

Kirby Curby-Warner, CNM

We are very excited to introduce our new Certified Nurse Midwife, Kirby Curby-Warner, to our department.

Kirby’s practice involves… Read More ›

Dr. Pradeep Chaluvally-Raghavan awarded American Cancer Society - Cancer Center Seed Grant on Unexpected Roles of microRNAs on Transcriptional Activation

Dr. Pradeep Chaluvally-Raghavan awarded American Cancer Society – Cancer Center Seed Grant on Unexpected Roles of microRNAs on Transcriptional Activation

Pradeep Chaluvally-Raghavan, PhD has been awarded an American Cancer Society – Cancer Center Seed Grant on “RNA Activation Driven Ovarian Cancer grant on Unexpected roles… Read More ›

Dr. Pradeep Chaluvally-Raghavan awarded DOD grant on Targeting miR551b to prevent Tumor formation and Metastasis of Triple Negative Breast Cancer

Dr. Pradeep Chaluvally-Raghavan awarded DOD grant on Targeting miR551b to prevent Tumor formation and Metastasis of Triple Negative Breast Cancer

Pradeep Chaluvally-Raghavan, PhD has been awarded a Department of Defense (DOD) grant on Targeting miR551b to prevent Tumor formation and Metastasis of Triple Negative Breast… Read More ›

Dr. Ling Wang awarded DOD grant to study Breast Cancer Brain Metastases

Dr. Ling Wang awarded DOD grant to study Breast Cancer Brain Metastases

Ling Wang, MD, PhD has been awarded a Department of Defense (DOD) Breast Cancer Research Program (BCRP) Breakthrough Level 1 grant for 3 years, titled… Read More ›

Oral Medication Improves Survival Outcomes for Ovarian Cancer Patients

Oral Medication Improves Survival Outcomes for Ovarian Cancer Patients

Women with ovarian cancer who were treated with the oral PARP inhibitor olaparib experienced longer progression-free survival, according to an international study presented at the… Read More ›

Dr. Kristina Kaljo - article author of

Dr. Kristina Kaljo – article author of “No Room to “Lean In”: A Qualitative Study on Gendered Barriers to Promotion and Leadership”

Kristina Kaljo, PhD, Assistant Professor and Clerkship Co-Director, is the lead author of the newly published article on No Room to “Lean In”: A Qualitative… Read More ›

Drs. Rader and Kaljo awarded NIH R25 grant for 5 years, titled “Student-Centered Pipeline to Advance Research in Cancer Careers (SPARCC) for Underrepresented Minority Students”

Drs. Rader and Kaljo awarded NIH R25 grant for 5 years, titled “Student-Centered Pipeline to Advance Research in Cancer Careers (SPARCC) for Underrepresented Minority Students”

Janet Rader, MD, the Jack & Elaine Klieger Professor and Chair and Kristina Kaljo, PhD, Assistant Professor, in the department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, have… Read More ›

Dr. Anna Palatnik awarded grant of $75,000 from AMAG Pharmaceuticals to study Preeclampsia

Dr. Anna Palatnik awarded grant of $75,000 from AMAG Pharmaceuticals to study Preeclampsia

Anna Palatnik, MD, Assistant Professor of Maternal-Fetal Medicine and Obstetrics & Gynecology resident alumni, has been awarded a one year grant of $75,000 from AMAG… Read More ›