UW-Parkside

UW-Parkside is located in the southeast corner of Wisconsin between the cities of Kenosha and Racine. The university offers 41 undergraduate majors, and graduate programs in applied molecular biology, business administration, clinical mental health counseling, computer and information systems, health and wellness management, sport management, and sustainable management. Graduates of the UW-Parkside pre-med program are accepted to medical school at more than twice the national average. UW-Parkside Chancellor Debbie Ford, a recipient of the Milwaukee Business Journal Women of Influence Award, is an enthusiastic supporter of technology transfer. The UW-Parkside App Factory and Ralph Jaeschke Solutions for Economic Growth Center connect campus talent with community, business, and industry partners.

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How did a UW-Parkside student create a solution to improve the wellbeing of cats?

Working with WiSys, Cassie van Hoof developed an all-natural formula to help care for cats with aggression and anxiety issues.

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Campus Events

WiSys Quick Pitch @ UW-Parkside

The WiSys Quick Pitch student competition aims to encourage innovative and entrepreneurial thinking. Students get three minutes to pitch the...

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Campus News

WiSys adds Deborah Lundin to support UW regional schools’ research

UW Oshkosh, UW-Parkside and UW-Platteville faculty and academic staff have a new resource for their research.

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Campus Technologies

Improved wheelchair design utilizing linear rotary motion with enhanced efficiency and reduced injury and pain for users

Status: Patented

Medical Devices, Miscellaneous

WiSys is seeking a strategic partner in the Durable Medical Equipment industry interested in gaining a competitive edge in the marketplace.  WiSys' new and improved wheelchair design is the first application developed using the patented linear rotary motion platform technology and is available for exclusive licensing.  Additional fields of use are available for development and licensing.

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