Researchers are helping parents and children learn more about hypermobile Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, a rare disease that causes joint pain and fatigue.
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Jie Yu and her team are developing a public transit app for UWM students that bundles multiple public and private modes of transportation.
How microgrids can be used to help modernize the United States’ outdated electrical grid.
Kirk Harris’ study was conducted in Chicago, but the professor says its findings can contribute to building safe and healthy communities everywhere.
Research shows that teachers can build on their bilingual students’ first language to improve their overall educational progress.
A look ahead to the future of Great Lakes research at the School of Freshwater Sciences.
Using instruments and algorithms, Georg Essl creates sounds in ways that might stretch the imagination.
Jeffrey Karron tracks pollinator activity and observes plant reproduction strategies, including the intricacies of cross-pollination.
When the FDA banned 19 antibacterial additives from over-the-counter hand soaps, UWM researcher Hongbo Ma took a look at some of the replacements. What she found: Some of the new chemicals were more toxic than the ones they replaced.
To improve treatment for PTSD, Christine Larson is researching better ways to identify and respond to risk factors of PTSD.
To reduce maternal death rates, a UWM professor created an online resource that would allow clinicians to see patient data all in one place.
The partnership with the Medical College of Wisconsin features a training method for physicians called human-centered design.
The Milwaukee Institute for Drug Discovery at UWM assists scientists in their quests to bring life-changing pharmaceuticals to the marketplace.
Spotlight: Health and Wellness
A UWM dean is part of a research team studying what happened after a junk food tax was implemented by the Navajo Nation.
A UWM researcher conducted a study that examined how self-selected leisure activities affected blood pressure and stress levels in students.
Colleen Galambos is examining how social isolation and loneliness affects the health of adults 50 and older.
Mustafa Hussein led a study about the effects of living wage laws, such as how they affect depressive symptoms and attempts to quit smoking.
Research shows Hispanic youth tend to be more cautious about sharing family information and political beliefs on social media than youth of other demographics.
UWM assistant professor Abigail Phillips has found that librarians are well-positioned to help because ostracized teens often show up at libraries.
UW-Milwaukee professor Lingqian “Ivy” Hu looked at employment and commuting trends of Latinx and Asian populations in Los Angeles.
Nikotris Perkins wants to delve deeper into how Black women make everything work & fulfill multiple roles while facing challenges such as racism and sexism.
UWM health sciences doctoral student Bethany Forseth’s research helped fill the knowledge gap about the physiological health benefits of yoga.
Seven UWM undergrad research students share their work, from omnidirectional robots to interactive maps of Milwaukee neighborhoods.
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UWM’s world-class faculty members and students perform research that improves lives, businesses and entire communities.
Chancellor Mark Mone invites you to learn more about the groundbreaking research pursued by UWM faculty members, staff and students.