Aurora UW Medical Group


Aurora UW Medical Group MeetingAurora University of Wisconsin Medical Group (AUWMG) Research welcomes collaboration with others on research and educational scholarship activities.

Major collaborators include:

  • Other areas of Aurora Research Institute (ARI) and the Center for Urban Population Health (CUPH)
  • The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health’s Institute for Clinical Translational Research (ICTR)
  • The Wisconsin Network for Health Research (WiNHR)
  • The Wisconsin Research and Education Network (WREN)
  • Additional research networks

Collaborators represent a diverse group of organizations and individuals. This (non-inclusive) list includes:

  • University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee
  • Marquette University
  • Concordia University Wisconsin
  • Medical College of Wisconsin
  • City of Milwaukee Health Department
  • Vilas County Health Department
  • Wisconsin Division of Health
  • New York State Department of Health
  • Various clinical department and groups
  • Veterinary groups
  • Milwaukee County Breastfeeding Coalition
  • Milwaukee Public Schools
  • Eastern Virginia Medical School
  • University of Arkansas for Health Sciences
  • Columbia University Medical Center
  • University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
  • University of California – San Francisco

A wide-variety of learners from local universities and high schools, and the Masters of Public Health programs at the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute and the Medical College of Wisconsin, also participate in AUWMG research.

The collaborative nature of academic medical research may well result in new connections, which Dr. Baumgardner, director of research for Aurora UW Medical Group and associate director for the Center for Urban Population Health, encourages. “Our focus on continuing improvement and quality health care is initiated through research, so we are always interested in developing successful research efforts.”