Category Archives: Innovate

Stories that showcase innovation, research and new models of care thanks to donor support.

2017 Aurora Gala raises record $1 million as guests dance to the Commodores

Thank you to the record-breaking crowd that came to celebrate research and advancements led by Aurora Health Care at our Aurora Gala, presented by Synaptive Medical! More than 900 guests danced to surprise entertainment, the Commodores, and raised more than $1 … Continue reading

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Valerie’s story: Revolutionary neuroscience technology worth traveling for- all the way from Texas!

What started as a headache led to a trip from Texas to Wisconsin for the latest innovation in brain surgery. After many tests, Valerie Johnson, a 36-year-old Austin, Texas resident learned she was suffering from a life-threatening brain bleed. Her local doctor referred … Continue reading

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Oncology precision medicine: The future of cancer care

Whether it’s a friend, family member – or maybe even you – cancer touches all of us in some way. And while this devastating disease may be common, treatments for each cancer and each person are highly individual. Now Aurora … Continue reading

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Kradwell students develop skills through gardening program

Decisions, a Kradwell High School class, hosted their first fall vegetable sale of pumpkins, squash and gourds. The sale took place at the gazebo in the beautiful Kradwell Learning Gardens on Aurora’s Behavioral Health Services campus in Wauwatosa, Wis. All … Continue reading

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$45,000 raised at Live Well Ozaukee event for emergency medical care

Attendees and sponsors of the Live Well Ozaukee event presented by Humana helped to raise $45,000 for emergency medical care in the community. The Live Well Ozaukee event on August 14 at The Watermark at Shully’s in Thiensville was a … Continue reading

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Your gifts are growing talent and advancing research through Aurora Health Care Foundation

To provide the best outcomes for their patients, Aurora Health Care doctors balance research and teaching with expert care. “These talented physicians from the best medical centers and fellowship programs provide clinical care, conduct research and pass on that knowledge to the next generation of practitioners,” said Randall … Continue reading

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Aurora Cancer Care and Vince Lombardi Cancer Foundation: Creating hope for 25 years

Over the last 25 years, Vince Lombardi Cancer Foundation has contributed more than $18 million to support Aurora Cancer Care and Research. This year, it committed nearly $2.3 million to support several projects, including: $1 million-  Neuro Anatomy Lab at … Continue reading

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