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Fellowships Awarded – 2013

The goal of the Foundation’s Summer Fellowship Program is to provide medical students with the opportunity to increase their knowledge of how community organizations and/or government entities work with the medical profession to address health issues in Wisconsin. Each student receives a stipend of up to $3,500.

Megan Beck, Medical College of Wisconsin
Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
Project: The Role of Healthcare Providers in Combating Human Trafficking
Physician Mentors: Marlene Melzer-Lange, MD and Angela Rabbitt, DO

Aaron Hanson, Medical College of Wisconsin
Department of Pediatrics, Section of Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
Project: Qualitative Study of the At-Home Pain Experience for Children
Physician Mentor: Amy Drendel, DO

Heather Koch, Medical College of Wisconsin
Department of Family and Community Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
Project: An Environmental Scan of Community, Hospital and Public Health Integration for Disaster Response in the City of Milwaukee
Physician Mentor: Zeno Franco, PhD

Wes and Kirstin Robertson, Medical College of Wisconsin
Lake Country Plastic and Hand Surgery, Waukesha
Project: Advancing Table Saw Injury Prevention and Hand Safety
Physician Mentor: Tracy McCall, MD

Paj Ntaub Vang, Medical College of Wisconsin
Bellin Health, Green Bay
Project: Asthma and Allergy
Physician Mentor: James Warpinski, MD

J.P. Wanner, Medical College of Wisconsin
Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
Project: Prevalence of Pre-Operative Healthcare Power of Attorney Amongst Physicians and Patients
Physician Mentor: George Lange, MD, FACP

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