science is motivated by the need to provide effective treatments
to the right patients at the right doses for a specific disease
indication). The term is used mostly in the health sciences and refers to
real-time translation of bench science, conducted
in a lab, to bedside clinical practice or dissemination
population-based community interventions.
Source: NIH -- Read more
Breast Cancer Consortium
MEET Dr. Kari Wisinski, MD
Univ of Wisconsin School of Medicine, Madison WI
Dr. Kari Wisinski, an Assoc. Professor (CHS) at Univ of Wisconsin
School of Medicine Hematology/Oncology Division is a medical oncologist
with UW School of Medicine and Public Health and the Carbone Cancer
Center in Madison, Wisconsin, and is a member of the UW Health Breast
Dr. Wisinski obtained her medical degree from Washington University
School of Medicine in 2001. She then completed internal medicine
residency at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, followed
by a combined hematology and oncology fellowship at Northwestern
University. She is board certified in hematology and medical oncology.
Wisinski on Palbociclib for Metastatic Breast Cancer
In 2008, she joined the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and
Public Health in the Division of Hematology/Oncology. Her clinical
expertise involves the care of patients with breast cancer. Dr.
Wisinski’s research is focused on designing and running clinical trials
testing targeted agents for breast cancer, with a particular focus on
phase I trials and triple negative breast cancer. Dr. Wisinski is also
co-Director of the Wisconsin Oncology Network, a statewide medical
oncology research group and co-Leader of the Big Ten Cancer Research
Consortium Breast Cancer Working Group.
Dr. Wisinski on YouTube
About University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center
UW Health consists of
the academic health care entities of the University of Wisconsin-Madison:
UW Medical Foundation, UW Hospital and Clinics and UW School of Medicine
and Public Health. UW Health is also home to American Family Children's
Hospital and UW Carbone Cancer Center. Our expert doctors are at the
forefront of research, developing new treatments and training the next
generation of physicians. Together with other health care professionals,
they serve the health needs of Wisconsin, and beyond. By combining our
resources into one system, we are able to offer a network of primary and
specialty care clinics throughout southcentral Wisconsin and beyond..
Learn more at UWHealth.