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Read the full press release here An emergency department physician at Aurora Sinai Medical Center was the first Advocate Aurora Health employee to receive the COVID-19 vaccine Tuesday. The Milwaukee- and Downers Grove, Illinois-based health system began distributing the Pfizer vaccine Tuesday to frontline clinicians, including those working in emergency departments, intensive care units and […]

Read the full press release here Selected from more than 400 innovation disclosures, two University of Wisconsin-Madison teams working at the frontiers of cancer immunotherapy and bioengineering have taken top honors from WARF. The 2020 WARF Innovation Award winners are: Jenny Gumperz and Dana Baiu (medical microbiology & immunology) for their work, Killer Combination: Multicell […]

Read the full press release here Thermo Fisher Scientific, the world leader in serving science, today announced it will further expand its footprint in North America and Europe for sterile drug product development and commercial manufacturing of critical medicines, therapies and vaccines. “We have continued to invest strategically in capacity, technology and expertise across our […]

Read the full press release here An Advocate Aurora Health research scientist was one of 42 grant awardees selected to participate in a prestigious national data-sharing mentoring program designed to improve community health. Now in its fifth year, Data Across Sectors for Health (DASH) forms collaborations between health care, public health, social services, housing, education, […]

Read the full press release here Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America president and CEO, Stephen J. Ubl issued the following statement: “This week, the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) met to consider the prioritization of which communities should receive the initial doses of vaccines to prevent COVID-19 infection should the U.S. Food and […]

Read the full press release here University of Wisconsin System nursing students will have a new opportunity to fight the COVID-19 pandemic while earning valuable experience and a tuition credit, System President Tommy Thompson announced today. Through the winter break, the System’s approximately 4,000 nursing students will be able to earn experience and a $500 […]