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CCEPH Hosts Connect for Cancer Prevention Study Site Visit and Grand Rounds Presentation by the National Cancer Institute (May 2024)
MCRI hosted 3 representatives from the National Cancer Institute’s Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics as they conducted a site visit for the Connect for Cancer Prevention Study. Connect is NCI’s new long term cancer prevention cohort study, and MCHS is one of just 10 participating health systems. The visit was capped by a Grand Rounds presentation on the Connect study by NCI’s principal investigator for Connect, Dr. Nicolas Wenzensen and MCRI Connect PI, Dr. Robert Greenlee. More information about Connect can be found at

CCEPH Scientist Interviewed Regarding Uptick in Measles Cases Throughout the Country (March 2024)
Huong Nguyen PhD, Research Scientist with MCRI's Center for Clinical Epidemiology & Population Health (CCEPH), shared her insight on the recent uptick in measles cases throughout the U.S. with local news station, WAOW. 

Dr. Jeffrey VanWormer Named Director of MCRI's Center for Clinical Epidemiology & Population Health (March 2024)
Congratulations to Jeffrey VanWormer PhD who recently accepted the position as Director of the Center for Clinical Epidemiology & Population Health (CCEPH) at the Marshfield Clinic Research Institute (MCRI). He had been serving as the Interim Director for almost a year. 

CCEPH Scientist Honored as a Contributing Scientist for the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma (AAST) (February 2024)
The Center for Clinical Epidemiology & Population Health (CCEPH) is pleased to announce that their very own Research Scientist, Heather Rhodes PhD, was listed as an AAST Contributing Scientist Member. This is significant as she is one of only six scientists named by the AAST.

MCRI is Looking for Graduates and Undergraduates To Apply for the Summer Research Internship Program (SRIP) (January 2024)
The Marshfield Clinic Research Institute (MCRI) is looking for graduates and undergraduates who are looking for a career in research to join the Summer Research Internship Program (SRIP). Since 1974, MCRI has provided this opportunity for students looking to join this mentor-led program for 10 weeks each summer. The deadline to get the application in is February 9, 2024 for the 2024 summer program.