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Meet Pilot Awardee, Dr. Zeno Franco

Meet Pilot Awardee, Dr. Zeno Franco

Dr. Zeno Franco, assistant professor in the Department of Family & Community Medicine was recently named a 2017 Health Care Hero by Milwaukee Business News along with 4 other MCW faculty.  The Health Care Heros awards are presented annually by BizTimes Milwaukee to honor the positive health impact being made by these individuals.

Dr. Franco was awarded within the Community Service category for his work with Dryhootch Milwaukee. Dr. Franco specializes in the treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder and other mental health concerns. He has partnered with Dryhootch, a nonprofit organization dedicated to assisting veterans with their return home from combat.

In addition, Dr. Franco is a recipient of a CTSI pilot award which focused on improving outcomes for veterans across a wide variety of health and mental health outcomes via the development of a mobile App.

Congratulations, Dr. Franco!

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