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Tag health/medicine, human

Kari  Wisinski

Kari Wisinski

Assistant professor, medicine, hematology/oncology

Medical oncologist specialized in the treatment of breast cancer

Mary Schroth

Mary Schroth

Associate professor, pediatric pulmonology; director, University of Wisconsin Pediatric Pulmonary Center

Expert on the respiratory management of pediatric neuromuscular diseases

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 during the teenage years

Sherry Tanumihardjo

Sherry Tanumihardjo

Associate professor, nutritional sciences

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

Patricia Brennan

Patricia Brennan

professor, nursing; professor and chair, industrial and systems engineering

Designs and deploys computer technology for helping lay people manage health at home

Craig January

Craig January

Professor, medicine and physiology

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

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

Assistant clinical professor, psychiatry

Expert on cancer psychology, behavioral health, family caregivers, technology for cancer communication, education and support

Thomas Mackie

Thomas Mackie

Professor, medical physics and human oncology

Expert on ionizing radiation, radiation therapy and medical devices

Howard Bailey

Howard Bailey

Director, UW Carbone Cancer Center, Professor, medicine,

Expert on drug and nutrient development for prevention or therapy of cancer

Paul Sondel

Paul Sondel

Professor, pediatrics, human oncology, genetics

Expert on laboratory and clinical research in cancer immunotherapy and childhood cancer research

Nader Behdad

Nader Behdad

Associate Prof., Electrical and Computer Engineering; Harvey D. Spangler Faculty Scholar; H. I. Romnes Faculty Fellow

Research Areas: Electromagnetics, Antennas, RF/Microwaves, Microwave Ablation, Medical Imaging Systems (Microwave, EPRI, MRI), Phased Arrays, Radar, High-Power Microwaves, Wireless Communications, Metamaterials.

Pamela Kreeger

Pamela Kreeger

Assistant professor, biomedical engineering

Expert in systems biology, endocrinology, cancer and women's health

Chris Brace

Chris Brace

Associate professor: Radiology, Biomedical Engineering

Expert on interventional oncology, interactions of energy with tissue, microwave engineering, thermal tumor ablation

Marulasiddappa Suresh

Marulasiddappa Suresh

Associate professor, immunology, pathobiological sciences

Pathogenesis and immunology of viral infections

Ravi Balijepalli

Ravi Balijepalli

Assistant professor, medicine

Expert on cardiac cell biology and physiology

Amish  Raval

Amish Raval

Assistant professor, cardiovascular medicine

Expert on cardiovascular medicine, peripheral artery disease, interventional cardiology and imaging, cardiovascular regenerative medicine and stem cell trials

Oliver Wieben

Oliver Wieben

Assistant professor, medical physics and radiology

Expert on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and cardiovascular imaging

Kristen Bernard

Kristen Bernard

Associate professor, pathobiological sciences

Expert in virology and zoonotic diseases

Chad Vezina

Chad Vezina

Assistant professor, comparative biosciences

Expert on developmental toxicology and prostate biology

Dawn Davis

Dawn Davis

Assistant professor, medicine, endocrinology

Clinician specializing in diabetes and endocrinology; research expertise in diabetes, obesity, and cell and molecular biology

Aydin  Bal

Aydin Bal

Assistant professor, rehabilitation psychology, special education

Expert on the role of culture in special education identification and services

Cindy Kuhrasch

Cindy Kuhrasch

Associate faculty associate, kinesiology

Expert in development of movement skills in children, integrated learning, affective education and assessment

Lisa Colbert

Lisa Colbert

Assistant professor, kinesiology

Expert on physical activity in cancer prevention and for cancer survivors

Glenn Liu

Glenn Liu

Associate professor of medicine, hematology/oncology

Expert in genitourinary oncology and experimental therapeutics

Lori Anderson

Lori Anderson

Clinical Professor, School of Nursing

Expert on school health and school nursing and on school-age children with chronic health conditions and their families.

Pamela Herd

Pamela Herd

Professor, public affairs and sociology

Expert on social welfare policies, including Social Security, Medicare and long-term care policies, and public polling.

Hrissanthi (Chris) Ikonomidou

Hrissanthi (Chris) Ikonomidou

Professor, neurology

Expert on brain injuries in early life, impact of sedative and anticonvulsant drugs on the developing brain

R. Alta Charo

R. Alta Charo

Professor, law and bioethics

Expert on regulation and ethics of scientific and medical innovation, including genetics, synthetic biology, stem cell biology and reproductive technologies

Thomas Oliver

Thomas Oliver

Professor, population health sciences; director, master of public health program

Expert on health policy, politics and system reform

John Denu

John Denu

Professor, biomolecular chemistry; epigenetics theme leader, Wisconsin Institute for Discovery

Expert in epigenetics, gene expression, metabolic regulation, cell signaling and drug discovery

Ronnie  Carda

Ronnie Carda

Associate faculty associate; coordinator, PE Activity Program

Expert on fitness and health aspects, fitness assessment, health promotion, marathon/distance running, aerobic training

Dale Schoeller

Dale Schoeller

Professor, nutritional sciences

Expert in human energy metabolism and body composition, including the causes and treatments of obesity

Craig Atwood

Craig Atwood

Associate professor, medicine

Expert on hormonal mechanisms of aging, hormone replacement therapy, Alzheimer's disease, prostate cancer and early human embryogenesis

Neal Barney

Neal Barney

Associate professor, ophthalmology and visual sciences

Expert on immunologic and allergic diseases of the eye

Michael Bentz

Michael Bentz

Professor and division chair, plastic surgery

Professor of surgery, pediatrics and neurosurgery, with expertise in plastic and reconstructive surgery, pediatric plastic surgery, hand and microsurgery