2013 News Archive

  1. Richard Davidson, PhD

    Imaging and Emotions

    Can videogames create mindful teens? UW-Madison researchers look into the therapeutic possibilities

    December 19, 2013

  2. Seth Pollak

    Poverty influences children’s early brain development

    December 11, 2013

  3. Megan Farley

    Autism

    Susan Boyle among those who find autism diagnosis a relief

    December 09, 2013

  4. Exam Jitters

    Exam jitters? Professors battle test anxiety, too

    December 04, 2013

  5. Richard Davidson, PhD

    Davidson's study reveals gene expression changes with meditation

    December 04, 2013

  6. Dave Busta and Su-Chun Zhang

    Outreach

    Busta benefit has record-setting year, generates $55,000

    December 04, 2013

  7. Su-Chun Zhang, MD, PhD

    Stem Cells

    Su-Chun Zhang Has a Unique View of Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research

    December 02, 2013

  8. Dan Bier

    Awards & Honors

    Dan Bier honored by ACUD

    December 02, 2013

  9. Tom Still

    Inside Wis: Fifty years after his death, JFK’s science and technology legacy endures

    November 22, 2013

  10. Alexander Disease

    Research

    Rare disease yields clues about broader brain pathology

    November 20, 2013

  11. Kevin Conroy

    Get on board with startup series 'Entrepreneurons'

    November 19, 2013

  12. Harry Waisman

    Madison remembers JFK

    November 15, 2013

  13. J Poelmann and Muppet

    Outreach

    Julie Poehlmann, Sesame Workshop help kids

    November 15, 2013

  14. Marsha Mailick

    Outreach

    Marsha Mailick discusses the Waisman Center's Kennedy Connection

    November 07, 2013

  15. Susan Ellis Weismer selected to receive ASHA Honors of the Association

    Awards & Honors

    Susan Ellis Weismer selected to receive ASHA Honors of the Association

    November 05, 2013

  16. Holiday cards for autism research

    Giizhik's holiday cards for autism research available

    October 30, 2013

  17. 40th Anniversary Dinner

    Waisman Center 40th Anniversary Celebratory Dinner

    October 30, 2013

  18. Gene identified

    Next-Gen Sequencing Identifies Genes Associated with Speech Disorder

    October 25, 2013

  19. LPA Conference and Clinic

    Outreach

    Little people conference in Madison shines light on UW clinic

    October 25, 2013

  20. Ruth Litovsky

    Campus diversity and inclusion committee to present engagement sessions

    October 24, 2013

  21. Waisman Biomanufacturing

    Stem Cells

    Biomanufacturing center takes central role in developing stem-cell therapies

    October 17, 2013

  22. Channel 3000

    Outreach

    Editorial: A Community 'Focal Point' for 40 Years

    October 16, 2013

  23. For the Record

    Outreach

    Waisman Center featured on "For the Record"

    September 30, 2013

  24. Neil Heinen

    Outreach

    The Wisdom of Waisman

    September 20, 2013

  25. Waisman Center

    Awards & Honors

    Friends of the Waisman Center 2013 Annual Reception

    August 22, 2013

  26. David Egan

    Outreach

    David Egan has developed mainstream appeal

    August 05, 2013

  27. Ben F at work

    Waisman Center joins disability partners to support governors' employment initiative

    August 02, 2013

  28. Seth Pollak

    Research

    Hormones may usher abused girls into early adulthood

    July 19, 2013

  29. David and Judith Ward

    Encore ending, Ward reflects on transition, innovation

    July 11, 2013

  30. Maureen Durkin

    Autism

    A Call for Open Access to Autism Diagnostic Tools

    July 03, 2013

  31. Autism tools

    Autism

    A Call for Open Access to Autism Diagnostic Tools

    July 03, 2013

  32. Sigan Hartley, PhD

    Autism

    Love In The Time of Autism

    July 02, 2013

  33. Stem Cells

    Stem Cells

    Waisman scientists model human disease in stem cells

    June 26, 2013

  34. Ruth Litovsky

    Hearing Research

    UW-Madison researchers discuss procedure that helped boy hear

    June 23, 2013

  35. Grandparents gather for support at Waisman Center

    Outreach

    Grandparents gather for support at Waisman Center

    June 14, 2013

  36. Judith Ward

    Awards & Honors

    A Fond Farewell - Reflections on a half-century with UW-Madison

    June 13, 2013

  37. Julie Poelmann & Muppets

    Professor helps ‘Sesame Street’ reach children of imprisoned parents

    June 13, 2013

  38. Waisman Center

    Cap Times' Evjue Foundation distributes $1 million to UW

    June 05, 2013

  39. David Gamm

    Stem Cells

    A Promising Sight

    June 04, 2013

  40. Anita Bhattacharyya

    Stem Cells

    Down syndrome neurons grown from stem cells show signature problems

    May 27, 2013

  41. Autism

    Sensory friendly dining event breaks down barriers

    May 16, 2013

  42. Children's Theatre

    Outreach

    Children's Theatre entertains Waisman Center audiences

    May 09, 2013

  43. Stem Cells

    Stem Cells

    Adult cells transformed into early-stage nerve cells, bypassing the pluripotent stem cell stage

    May 03, 2013

  44. Dalia Lama

    Imaging and Emotions

    The World Wide Web

    May 01, 2013

  45. Su-Chun Zhang, MD, PhD

    Stem Cells

    Stem cell transplant restores memory, learning in mice

    April 22, 2013

  46. Grand Rounds

    Outreach

    Pediatrics Special Grand Rounds

    April 11, 2013

  47. Autism Research

    Autism

    In autism, age at diagnosis depends on specific symptoms

    April 10, 2013

  48. Award Winning Image

    Awards & Honors

    Ten winning pictures at the intersection of art and science

    April 02, 2013

  49. Zhang stem cell

    Stem Cells

    Brain cell transplant research by Su-Chun Zhang may lead to Parkinson's treatment

    March 14, 2013

  50. Dalai Lama

    Imaging and Emotions

    Dalai Lama to lead 'Change your Mind Change the World 2013' event May 15

    March 13, 2013

  51. Denise Ney, PhD

    Awards & Honors

    FDA recognizes Denise Ney, PhD, as one of 30 Rare Disease Heroes

    March 05, 2013

  52. Richard Davidson, PhD

    Imaging and Emotions

    Authors: Develop digital games to improve brain function and well-being

    March 01, 2013

  53. Sam Gubbels, MD

    Hearing Research

    Research quest aims to cure hearing loss at its root

    February 14, 2013

  54. Tom Still

    Tom Still: After 40 years, Waisman Center still at forefront of research on the brain

    February 11, 2013

  55. Outreach

    Waisman Center Day with the Experts: Autism: A Recap

    January 29, 2013

  56. Waisman Center

    Awards & Honors

    Waisman Center: Celebrating 40 years of advancing knowledge about developmental disabilities

    January 24, 2013

  57. 47 Strings

    Outreach

    Explaining Down syndrome to children: Book by Waisman Center parent

    January 15, 2013