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Tag health/medicine, human

Wan-Ju Li

Wan-Ju Li

Associate professor, orthopedics and rehabilitation, biomedical engineering

Expert on musculoskeletal tissue regeneration, adult stem cell therapy, and nanotechnology for biomaterials

Richard Weindruch

Richard Weindruch

Professor, medicine, geriatrics and gerontology

Expert on retarding the aging process by caloric restriction

James Sosman

James Sosman

Associate professor, medicine; associate director, HIV Care Program

Expert on HIV clinical care

Tally Moses

Tally Moses

Associate professor, social work

Expert on adolescents with mental health disorders, child and adolescent mental health services, stigma, labeling, adolescent social and family relationships

Denise  Ney

Denise Ney

Professor, nutritional sciences; affiliate faculty, Waisman Center

Expert on nutrition and the gastrointestinal tract and nutritional management of phenylketonuria (PKU)

Margaret (Meg) Wise

Margaret (Meg) Wise

Associate scientist, Sonderegger Research Center, School of Pharmacy

Expert on eHealth (electronic health information services) and life narrative interventions

Anne Eglash

Anne Eglash

Clinical associate professor, family medicine, breast feeding

Specialist in breast-feeding medicine

Aseem Ansari

Aseem Ansari

Professor, biochemistry; member, Genome Center of Wisconsin

Expert on gene regulation and genome targeting with natural and synthetic molecules

Bruce Wampold

Bruce Wampold

Professor and chair, counseling psychology; clinical professor, psychiatry

Expert on the effectiveness of psychotherapy, mental health services, placebo effects and statistical methods in the social sciences

Stephen Small

Stephen Small

Professor, human development; director, Wisconsin IDEA Center on Families and Human Development

Expert on adolescent and adult development, parenting and prevention

Dorothy Farrar-Edwards

Dorothy Farrar-Edwards

Professor, kinesiology, occupational therapy, medicine, neurology

Expert on functional and quality of life assessment in persons with stroke and Alzheimer's disease, health disparities, minority recruitment/retention

Jonathan Temte

Jonathan Temte

Professor, family medicine

Expert on epidemiology and management of influenza and other respiratory viruses in primary care, immunization policy, bioterrorism, seasonality/photoperiodism

Michael Thomas

Michael Thomas

Associate professor, bacteriology

Expert on developing new antibiotics using metabolic engineering of bacteria, and the identification of new antibiotics using nontraditional approaches

William Schrage

William Schrage

Professor, Department of Kinesiology

Expert in cardiovascular physiology, exercise physiology, blood flow control in obesity, prediabetes

Eric Shusta

Eric Shusta

Associate professor, chemical and biological engineering

Expert in protein engineering, protein therapeutics and drug delivery to the brain

William Murphy

William Murphy

Professor, biomedical engineering; Co-Director, Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Center

Expert on biomaterials, drug delivery, stem cells, medical devices, and tissue engineering

Amy Wong

Amy Wong

Professor, bacteriology

Expert on microbiological food safety

Daniel van der Weide

Daniel van der Weide

Professor, electrical and computer engineering

Expert in microfabrication, microwave measurements, terahertz generation and detection, medical uses of microwaves

Robert Lemanske Jr.

Robert Lemanske Jr.

Professor, pediatrics and medicine; head, Division of Pediatric Allergy, Immunology and Rheumatology

Expert on the pathophysiology and treatment of childhood asthma and allergic diseases

Walter  Longo

Walter Longo

Professor, medicine

Expert in blood stem cells and their transplantation for malignant and other diseases

Kenneth DeSantes

Kenneth DeSantes

Professor, pediatrics

Expert on pediatric hematopoietic stem cell transplantation and the use of immunotherapy to treat childhood cancer

Toby Campbell

Toby Campbell

Assistant professor, medicine, oncology, palliative care medicine

Expert in lung cancer, palliative care and symptom management

Hector DeLuca

Hector DeLuca

Professor, biochemistry and medicine

Expert on vitamins, hormones and metabolic bone diseases

Alan Attie

Alan Attie

Professor, biochemistry

Expert on genetics and physiology of diabetes, lipid and lipoprotein metabolism, and teaching methods in biochemistry.

Barbara Bowers

Barbara Bowers

Professor, associate dean for research, School of Nursing

Expert on long-term care, assisted living, nursing workforce development, culture change in nursing homes

Ellen Wald

Ellen Wald

Professor, pediatrics

Expert in infections of the upper respiratory tract, especially sinusitis and otitis media; also interested in childhood obesity

Kyle Holen

Kyle Holen

Associate professor, medical oncology; director, medical oncology fellowship program

Expert on cancer of the colon, rectum, pancreas, stomach, esophagus, bile tract and liver; runs trials of new chemotherapy

Amye Tevaarwerk

Amye Tevaarwerk

Assistant professor, hematology/oncology

Expert on breast cancer oncology and living with cancer issues, focus on social impact of a breast cancer diagnosis

Kari  Wisinski

Kari Wisinski

Assistant professor, medicine, hematology/oncology

Medical oncologist specialized in the treatment of breast cancer

Marina Emborg

Marina Emborg

Director, Preclinical Parkinson Research Program; assistant professor, medical physics

Expert on animal models of neurological disorders for clinical translation

B. Bradford   Brown

B. Bradford Brown

Professor, educational psychology

Expert on social development, social transitions, and social media use during adolescence and young adulthood.

Sherry Tanumihardjo

Sherry Tanumihardjo

Associate professor, nutritional sciences

Expert on vitamin A metabolism, carotenoid bioavailability, health benefits of fruits and vegetables

Craig January

Craig January

Professor, medicine and physiology

Cardiac arrhythmia, ion channels, hERG potassium channel, drug-induced and inherited long QT syndrome, safety pharmacology

Ahna Skop

Ahna Skop

Professor of Genetics

Expert on cell division in animal cells, characterized the midbody (new organelle), uses scientific art for outreach, social media and science engagement expert

Kathleen Glass

Kathleen Glass

Associate director, Food Research Institute

Expert on food safety including refrigerated and shelf-stable foods

Andrew Milkowski

Andrew Milkowski

Adjunct professor, animal sciences, muscle biology laboratory

Expert on meat processing, foodborne illness, diet and health

Douglas McNeel

Douglas McNeel

Associate professor, medicine

Expert on prostate cancer, anti-tumor vaccines and other anti-cancer immunotherapies

Noelle LoConte

Noelle LoConte

Associate professor, medicine

Specialist in gastrointestinal cancers and geriatric oncology

Lori DuBenske

Lori DuBenske

Senior Psychologist/Department of Psychiatry, Cancer Psychology

Expert on cancer psychology, behavioral health, family caregivers, patient healthcare decision making

Thomas Mackie

Thomas Mackie

Professor, medical physics and human oncology

Expert on ionizing radiation, radiation therapy and medical devices