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UW SCHOOL OF MEDICINE AND PUBLIC HEALTH AND UW HEALTH QUICKLY LAUNCH NUMEROUS COVID-19 CLINICAL TRIALS

As the outbreak of the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19 was deemed a pandemic, research institutions across the United States rapidly shifted...

FRANCISCO PELEGRI NAMED CHAIR OF MEDICAL GENETICS

Professor Francisco Pelegri, PhD, has been named chair of the University of Wisconsin–Madison Laboratory of Genetics, effective July 1, 2020.

IN COVID-19 RESPONSE, DON’T LET URGENCY TRUMP SOUND SCIENCE

Bioethicist Pilar Ossorio says the world could be at risk of sacrificing essential knowledge for fighting COVID-19 and future deadly viruses if the COVID-19 response...

IN COVID-19 RESPONSE, DON’T LET URGENCY TRUMP SOUND SCIENCE

Bioethicist Pilar Ossorio says the world could be at risk of sacrificing essential knowledge for fighting COVID-19 and future deadly viruses if the COVID-19 response...

CENTER FOR HEALTH ENHANCEMENT SYSTEM STUDIES LAUNCHES COVID-19 WISCONSIN CONNECT APP

COVID-19 Wisconsin Connect, a free desktop and mobile app that provides accurate information, social support and helpful resources to Wisconsinites, launched today. The...

UW DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHIATRY DEMONSTRATES EFFECTIVENESS OF TELEHEALTH IN COVID-19 PANDEMIC RESPONSE

The COVID-19 pandemic placed limitations on face-to-face patient care, causing complexity for hospital psychiatric units. Undeterred, psychiatrists at the UW School of Medicine...

TEAMS FROM WISCONSIN, NEW YORK SEARCH FOR MOLECULAR CLUES TO DEFEAT COVID-19

In the center of the COVID-19 pandemic, hospitals are racing to maintain quality care for patients with severe disease while facing a shortage...

MAPS PROVIDE ZIP CODE-LEVEL DETAIL ON RISK OF COVID-19 COMPLICATIONS ACROSS WISCONSIN

Researchers at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health are providing local public health officials across Wisconsin with zip...

TWO SCHOOL OF MEDICINE AND PUBLIC HEALTH-AFFILIATED UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS AMONG GOLDWATER SCHOLARS

Two students affiliated with the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health have been named winners of 2020 Barry Goldwater Scholarships, one...

WISCONSIN STATE LABORATORY OF HYGIENE WORKING WITH CAMPUS PARTNERS TO TEST FOR COVID-19

As COVID-19 has infected more than 1 million people around the world — and more than 2,500 Wisconsin residents — since late...

REMEMBERING DR. BETH POTTER

With heavy hearts, we share that Beth Potter, MD, associate professor (CHS) in the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, passed...

DELETING A GENE PREVENTS TYPE 1 DIABETES IN MICE BY DISGUISING INSULIN-PRODUCING CELLS

The cellular sleight of hand may suggest ways to prevent Type 1 diabetes in high-risk individuals, as well as other diseases in...

Anouncement

[Champagin] C-U PRIDEFEST Sep. 25-27

Pride Fest is going virtual! Stay apart but rise united with LGBTQ+ community. Uniting Pride of Champaign County will be offering a full schedule...

COV-Course: A Free, Non-credit Course Open to Illinois Alumni

A new University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign course, COV-Course: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Understanding the Pandemic, will offer a comprehensive, interdisciplinary understanding of...

Illinois enrollment remains above 50,000

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — The University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign’s 2020 enrollment is 52,331, surpassing last year’s record of 51,196, a status administration officials...

[Urbana] Take a Child Outside Week September 18 – 27

National Take a Child Outside Week begins September 18. The week encourages adults to take their children outside to explore and discover...