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Friday, September 14, 2018
Behavioral Health Virtual Job Fair, Oct. 17 »
The Health Resources and Services Administration will host a Virtual Job Fair on October 17 beginning at 5:45 pm Central T...
Thursday, September 6, 2018
DOJ Plans Mental Health Initiatives »
September 6, Wisconsin Health News The Department of Justice wants to spend hundreds of thousands on mental health ini...
Monday, August 20, 2018
Healthcare and the 2018 Elections: What's at Stake? »
Healthcare is poised to play a central role in the 2018 state and federal elections, and the results could reverberate acr...
Thursday, August 16, 2018
Milwaukee County officials call for more state aid to provide services »
August 16, Wisconsin Health News Declining state aid is straining the ability of Milwaukee County to provide services...
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
UW to host Suicide Bereavement Clinician Training, Sept. 19 »
UW Madison will host a day-long workshop on Suicide Bereavement Clinician Training, presented by national experts Drs. J...
Friday, August 10, 2018
More support needed for student mental health, according to coalition »
August 10, Wisconsin Health News Last month, the Department of Public Instruction awarded more than $3 million to help...
Thursday, August 2, 2018
New Addiction Hotline Launches »
August 2, Wisconsin Health News The University of Wisconsin and UW Health are offering a new hotline allowing primary c...
Wednesday, July 25, 2018
State agencies announce mental health grants for schools »
July 25, Wisconsin Health News Two state agencies announced this week that they’re aiming to provide millions of dolla...
Thursday, July 19, 2018
Aurora Health Care Opens New Psychiatric Expansion »
July 19, Wisconsin Health News Aurora Health Care is set to open a new substance use disorder treatment center at its...
Monday, July 16, 2018
Help Patients Quick Smoking - Free CME for Online Learning »
The Wisconsin Department of Health Services is sponsoring an online training program on how to help behavioral health pati...
Monday, July 16, 2018
Workers’ Comp. Premiums Decline for Third Year »
July 12, Wisconsin Health News Workers’ compensation premiums for businesses are set to decline by 6.03 percent this O...
Monday, July 16, 2018
WHN Hospital CEO Roundtable »
The annual Wisconsin Health News CEO Roundtable is August 14 in Madison. A panel of the state’s leading health system and...
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Psychiatric Summary, Summer 2018 »
Issue XXV, Summer 2018 by: Frederick Langheim, MD, PhD This issue marks the twenty-fifth installment consolidating re...
Thursday, July 5, 2018
Congratulations to Wisconsin’s 2018 Psychiatry Grads »
Katrina Hickle-Koclanes, MD and Gregory Burek, MD WPA Executive Council RFM Reps The University of Wisconsin Depar...
Thursday, July 5, 2018
Univ. of WI Welcomes New Psychiatry Residents, Summer 2018 »
Katrina Hickle-Koclanes, MD WPA Executive Council RFM Rep from UW It was another record-breaking year for the Univer...
Thursday, July 5, 2018
MCW Welcomes Incoming Psychiatry Residents, Summer 2018 »
MCW-Milwaukee (Mara Pheister, MD, Program Director) Shannon Friedbacher, MD attended the Medical College of W...
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Clinical Training for Treating Substance Use Disorders »
Join the Wisconsin Society of Addiction Medicine on Saturday, September 29 in Madison for a  high-impact workshop day...
Monday, May 21, 2018
New Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship at MCW »
With increased public awareness and decreasing stigma around addiction, the need to train more doctors in this specialty i...
Thursday, May 10, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
UnityPoint Health-Meriter to Expand Youth Psychiatric Hospital »
May 10, Wisconsin Health News UnityPoint Health-Meriter will invest $11 million to add 10 inpatient beds and outpatie...
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Mayo Clinic to Expand Psychiatry Residency Program to Eau Claire »
May 9, Wisconsin Health News A Mayo Clinic program based in Minnesota is expanding to provide psychiatry residents to...
Monday, April 30, 2018
MCW psychiatry consulting service exceeds first-year goals »
April 25, Wisconsin Health News  The number of doctors enrolled in program allowing them to consult with a psychi...
Thursday, April 19, 2018
Supreme Court hears arguments on cap on damages »
WMS Medigram, April 19 T he Wisconsin Supreme Court heard arguments this morning in  Mayo v. Wisconsin Injured P...
Thursday, April 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Psychiatric Summary, Spring 2018 »
Issue XXIV, Spring 2018 by: Frederick Langheim, MD, PhD This issue marks the twenty-fourth installment consolidatin...
Tuesday, April 3, 2018
GAP Fellowship in Child Psychiatry Endowed by PRMS »
Limited access to mental health care has far-reaching implications for children and adolescents with psychiatric illnesses...
Monday, March 26, 2018
IPFCF Board Approves Fund Fee Decrease »
March 23, Wisconsin Medical Society Insurance and Financial Services The Injured Patients and Families Compensati...
Friday, March 23, 2018
Governor Walker Proclaims April 23-29 National Addiction Treatment Week in Wisconsin »
Scott Walker, Governor of Wisconsin, signs  proclamation   declaring April 23-29, 2018 "Addiction Treatment Aw...
Sunday, March 11, 2018
April 11 Behavioral Health Virtual Job Fair »
On April 11, a  virtual job fair  will be hosted by the Health Resources and Services Administration, an agency...
Thursday, March 1, 2018
Darold Treffert, MD receives Lifetime Achievement Award »
Darold Treffert, MD, psychiatrist and world-renowned expert on autism and savant syndrome, received a Lifetime Achievement...
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Milwaukee County aims to complete crisis services redesign by late 2020, early 2021 »
February 27, Wisconsin Health News Milwaukee County is hoping to implement a redesign of its mental health crisis sys...
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
March 13 Panel: The future of mental health in Milwaukee »
Milwaukee's mental health system is in flux. The county is moving forward with overhauling the way it delivers c...
Monday, January 22, 2018
Opioid task force releases more recommendations »
January 22, Wisconsin Health News Gov. Scott Walker signed two executive orders that are part of a series of new reco...
Thursday, January 11, 2018
Psychiatric Summary, Winter 2018 »
Issue XXIII, Winter 2018 by: Frederick Langheim, MD, PhD This issue marks the twenty-third installment consolidatin...
Friday, January 5, 2018
Wisconsin Psychiatry Training Update, January 2018 »
MCW Central Wisconsin Residency Update Edward Krall, MD, MS, FAPA, Director of Residency Training The Medical Col...
Friday, December 15, 2017
DHS plans Dementia Summit in March »
December 15, Wisconsin Health News   The Department of Health Services is planning another Dementia Summit a...
Thursday, December 14, 2017
Society supports bills to fight psychiatry shortage, promote safer drug practices »
December 14, WMS Medigram The Wisconsin Medical Society has registered strong support for legislation that would creat...

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