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Janis Tupesis

Janis Tupesis

Works in the fields of global emergency care and global emergency health systems, with a focus on post-graduate medical education programs.

Faculty, Emergency Medicine; Associate Director - UW Madison Global Health Institute School of Medicine and Public Health — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page Twitter: @janistupesis


  • Global Emergency Care: focus on the development of programs that strengthen the care of acutely ill and injured patients worldwide.
  • Emergency Health Systems Strengthening: work with governments, non-governmental organizations and global multi-lateral agencies to strengthen emergency care systems.
  • Global Medical Education: help develop both educational resources and human resources for health (EM training programs) in low and middle-income countries.


  • Board of Directors. Liaison and Oversight Officer. International Federation for Emergency Medicine.
  • Chairperson. American College of Emergency Medicine. International Emergency Medicine Section.
  • Health Expert. World Bank. Association of African Universities – Africa Centers of Excellence for Development Impact. Counties represented: Ghana, Nigeria, Guinea, Burkina Fasso.
  • Chairperson, International Advisory Board. International Emergency Medicine Education Project, iEM.
  • Director. Rosh Global Foundation.