WAUWATOSA – The Medical
College of Wisconsin’s annual “Women in Science” series will
debut on Thursday at GE Healthcare in Wauwatosa.
The series is an opportunity to meet female scientists and
physicians and learn about their research, as well as new
treatments for disease, according to a MCW statement.
The presentation will focus on gender differences in
response to stress, the statement said. Cecilia J. Hillard,
a professor of pharmacology and director of the MCW
Neuroscience Research Center, will present the latest data
linking stress, sleep deprivation and “the munchies,” and
share practical tips on healthy living, according to the
The presentation begins at 3:00 p.m. at 9900 Innovation
Drive, Wauwatosa. To register to attend the event, contact
Karissa Pohle at
firstname.lastname@example.org or 414-955-4717.