We work to help all people who touch the lives of families and children. From educational support staff to medical professionals and everyone in between, our goal is to help all people stay up-to-date on the latest news and events affecting children’s health and well-being across Wisconsin. Use the categories along the right side to select an initiative of interest or scroll through our posts to read all Alliance news.

Register Now: Wisconsin Oral Health Conference goes virtual for the first time

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought many people apart due to the need to social distance, but the Wisconsin Oral Health Conference is bringing people back together. Join the Wisconsin Oral [...]

September 1st, 2020|Categories: Featured, Oral Health|

Comfort for Children: How pediatric comfort kits help kids in emergency situations

Emergency situations are traumatizing for adults, but the impact that they have on children can carry lifelong implications as they are still growing and developing. Situations where trauma is present [...]

August 24th, 2020|Categories: EMSC, Featured|

Breathe at Ease: Kenosha students learn in asthma-friendly environments thanks to staff dedication

COVID-19 has changed many aspects of children’s lives, especially when it comes to education. Classes have gone virtual and students are learning from home. Adjusting to a new normal is [...]

August 20th, 2020|Categories: Asthma, Featured|

Advocating for Asthma: Get to know Cristine Rameker, our Wisconsin Asthma Coalition Partner

Name, Title and Organization: Cristine Rameker, MPH; Asthma Program Manager; Wisconsin Department of Health Services Years in this role: 14 years I chose to advocate for children’s health because…. Asthma [...]

July 27th, 2020|Categories: Asthma, Featured|

Meet Your Local PECC: Armando Suarez Del Real, West Allis Fire Department | Kristine Pautz, Wales Genesee Fire Department and Children’s Wisconsin

Name, Title and EMS Agency Armando Suarez Del Real, Captain West Allis Fire Department (WAFD) Years in your current role and in the EMS field all together One year as [...]

July 17th, 2020|Categories: EMSC, Featured|

Langston Verdin: Connecting the dots of fireworks, air quality and asthma

By: Langston Verdin Leader of Strategic Partnerships, Children's Health Alliance of Wisconsin Fireworks are known to cause short-term, very high-intensity air quality degradation, especially atmospheric particulate matter (PM) pollution.[1],[2] For [...]

July 16th, 2020|Categories: Asthma, Featured|

A Year at the Alliance: Rachel Mazzara nears end of HealthCorps experience

Rachel Mazzara would need super powers to accomplish everything that she wants to achieve in the health care field. But for now, the Marquette University graduate is just getting started. [...]

July 10th, 2020|Categories: Featured, Students & HealthCorps|

Meet Your Local PECC: Kim Jack, Middleton EMS | Jason Joling, Wisconsin Rapids Fire Department

Name, Title and EMS Agency Kim Jack, Critical Care EMT Paramedic, RN; Public Education/Information Ofc.; Field Training Ofc.; Middleton Emergency Medical Services Years in your current role and in the [...]

July 6th, 2020|Categories: EMSC, Featured|

WAC EMSC IDC Keeping Kids Alive Wisconsin Medical Home Oral Health

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