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Tag health/medicine, human

Joan Ershler

Joan Ershler

Program director, Waisman Early Childhood Program

Expert on early childhood development and education, services to young children with special needs

Ladan Mostaghimi

Ladan Mostaghimi

Clinical assistant professor, dermatology

Expert on psychocutaneous medicine

Susan Zahner

Susan Zahner

Associate professor, nursing; affiliate associate professor, medicine and public health

Expert on public health nursing workforce and education, and public health services and systems research

Henry Anderson

Adjunct professor, population health; chief medical officer, Wisconsin Division of Public Health

Expert on environmental and occupational disease (dusts and chemicals), public health, epidemiology, disease and exposure surveillance

Ronald Sorkness

Ronald Sorkness

Professor, pharmacy, medicine, pediatrics

Expert on mechanisms of asthma

Diane Heatley

Diane Heatley

Associate professor, surgery and pediatrics; medical director, pediatric otolaryngology

Expert in all aspects of care for children with ear, nose and throat disorders

Daniel Hausman

Daniel Hausman

Professor, philosophy, medical history and bioethics

Works on issues at the boundaries between philosophy and economics: causation, rationality, ethics, methodology

Lucille Marchand

Lucille Marchand

Professor, family medicine; director, Healer's Art Course

Family, integrative, palliative and narrative medicine; integrative oncology; complementary/alternative medicine; physician-patient communication; end-of-life/hospice care

Michael Caldwell

Michael Caldwell

Lecturer, psychology

Expert on juvenile delinquency, callous/unemotional or psychopathic features in adolescents, treatment of violent juvenile offenders, risk assessment, transfer of juveniles to adult court.

Joseph Dillard

Joseph Dillard

Associate professor, medical microbiology and immunology

Expert on gene transfer and infection by the bacteria that cause gonorrhea and meningitis

Eric Heiligenstein

Eric Heiligenstein

Clinical director, psychiatry, University Health Services

Expert on the overlap between tobacco use and psychiatric/substance use disorders

Enid Montague

Enid Montague

Assistant professor, industrial and systems engineering

Expert on trust in health systems, human-computer interaction and trust in health technologies

Yaohui Xu

Yaohui Xu

Assistant professor, dermatology

Expert on detection and treatment of skin cancer, skin surgery and laser surgery, general skin concerns

Aparna Lakkaraju

Aparna Lakkaraju

Assistant professor, ophthalmology and visual sciences

Expert in cell biology of the retinal pigment epithelium, retinal degenerative diseases and developing treatment strategies

Karen  Kehl

Karen Kehl

Assistant professor, Nursing; scholar, Institute of Clinical and Translational Research

Clinical experience and expertise in medical nursing, hospice and palliative care and non-pain symptom management. Focus on family caregiving.

Michelle Ciucci

Michelle Ciucci

Assistant professor, communicative disorders, surgery-otolaryngology, Neuroscience Training Program

Neuroscientist and speech-language pathologist, neural control of movement for voice and swallowing disorders, expertise on Parkinson disease

Richard Page

Richard Page

Chair and professor, medicine

Expert in cardiac arrhythmias, including atrial fibrillation, sudden death and pass-out spells (syncope)

Lee Wilke

Lee Wilke

Associate professor, surgery

Expert in benign/malignant diseases of the breast, sentinel lymph-node mapping, neoadjuvant therapy for breast cancer, laparoscopic abdominal surgery

E Jason Abel

E Jason Abel

Assistant Professor

Expert on genitourinary oncology

Jingshan Li

Jingshan Li

Associate professor, industrial and systems engineering

Expert on manufacturing, service and health care systems engineering

Robert Thorne

Robert Thorne

Assistant professor, pharmaceutical sciences, Center for Neuroscience, Neuroscience Training Program

Expert on drug delivery to the brain and spinal cord, the blood-brain barrier and novel treatment strategies for neurological disorders

Xuelin  Lou

Xuelin Lou

Assistant professor, physiology

Expert on molecular and cellular neuroscience: synapses and neural circuits

Dai Yamanouchi

Dai Yamanouchi

Clinical assistant professor, surgery

Expert on pathogenesis and therapy for vascular disease, including aortic aneurysm, peripheral arterial disease, venous thrombosis and varicose vein

Margaret (Gretchen) Schwarze

Margaret (Gretchen) Schwarze

Assistant professor, vascular surgery

Expert in surgery, vascular surgery, medical ethics

Susan Thibeault

Susan Thibeault

Professor, otolaryngology, surgery; director, Voice and Swallow Clinics

Voice disorders, research in tissue engineering of vocal fold/laryngeal immunology, developed unique primary and immortalized human cell lines and vibrational bioreactors

Hans Sollinger

Hans Sollinger

Professor, surgery

Expert in organ donation and transplantation, organ preservation, organ allocation, immunosuppression, diabetes research

Thomas Pasic

Thomas Pasic

Associate professor, otolaryngology

Expert on sinusitis and sinus surgery

Charles Heise

Charles Heise

Associate Professor, Surgery

Expert on topics relating to colon and rectal surgery.

Jack Jiang

Jack Jiang

Professor, surgery

Expert in objective laryngeal function assessments; vocal fold physiology; medical instrument and software development; international collaboration in medicine

Masatoshi Suzuki

Masatoshi Suzuki

Associate professor, comparative biosciences

Expert on stem cell applications for developmental modeling and cell therapy against brain disorders

Daniel Jackson

Daniel Jackson

Associate professor, pediatrics, section on allergy and immunology

Expert on pediatric asthma, food allergy, and allergy-virus interactions

Ben Marcus

Ben Marcus

Assistant professor, Department of Surgery; director of facial plastic surgery, Division of Otolaryngology

Expert in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery

Michael Abernethy

Michael Abernethy

Clinical associate professor, emergency medicine; Chief flight physician UW Med Flight

One of most experienced flight physicians in United States; expert on prehospital emergency medicine/ helicopter emergency medical services.

Donna Friedsam

Donna Friedsam

Researcher and health policy director, Population Health Institute

Expert on health care financing, coverage, access, and cost; state Medicaid and CHIP programs

Brad Schwartz

Brad Schwartz

Professor, medicine; director, research education and career development, Inst. for Clinical and Translational Research

Expert on blood coagulation, bleeding disorders and blood clots

Ryan  Westergaard

Ryan Westergaard

Assistant professor, Medicine & Population Health Sciences

Expert on intersection of substance abuse and infectious disease

Ryan Herringa

Ryan Herringa

Assistant professor, child and adolescent psychiatry

Expert on the treatment and neuroscience of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in youth

Christian Capitini

Christian Capitini

Assistant Professor, Pediatric Hematology, Oncology & BMT

Expert on laboratory research of childhood cancers as well as pediatric hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.

Brad Astor

Brad Astor

Associate professor, medicine and population health sciences

Expert on chronic kidney disease epidemiology

William Ehlenbach

William Ehlenbach

Assistant professor of medicine

Expert on adult critical care medicine