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University of Wisconsin–Madison

Tag health/medicine, human

Nathan Sandbo

Nathan Sandbo

Assistant professor; pulmonary and critical care

Expert in pulmonary diseases and critical care medicine, and interstitial lung diseases, including pulmonary fibrosis

Edmund Elder

Edmund Elder

Director, Lenor Zeeh Pharmaceutical Experiment Station, pharmacy

Expert in drug delivery, dosage, development, manufacturing and patents; FDA regulations, generic drugs, nanotechnology; pharmaceutical analysis

Craig Berridge

Craig Berridge

Professor, psychology; member, Neuroscience Training Program

Expert on neuropharmacology and behavioral neuroscience

Michelle Kimple

Michelle Kimple

Assistant professor, endocrinology, diabetes, and metabolism

Expert on diabetes, both type 1 (juvenile) and type 2 (obesity-related)

Jenell Johnson

Jenell Johnson

Assistant professor, communication arts; faculty affiliate, Holtz Center for Science and Technology Studies

Expert on the rhetoric of science, medicine, disability, and the "neuroscientific turn."

Angela Byars-Winston

Angela Byars-Winston

Associate Professor, Dept of Medicine

Cultural influences on academic and career development, especially for racial and ethnic minorities and women in science, engineering, and medicine.

Aleksandra Zgierska

Aleksandra Zgierska

Assistant professor, School of Medicine and Public Health

Board-certified family medicine and addiction medicine physician whose research focuses on opioid-treated chronic pain and addiction, especially involving opioids.

Xinyu Zhao

Xinyu Zhao

Neuroscience

Molecular regulation of brain development and related diseases

Cassandra Vanderwall

Clinical nutritionist, UW Hospital and Clinics

Food and nutrition expert passionate about empowering individuals and communities in their pursuit of overall wellness

Stephanie Robert

Stephanie Robert

Professor, social work; co-director, RWJ Health & Society Scholars Program

Expert on social and economic factors that impact health across the life course

L.  Lee Eckhardt

L. Lee Eckhardt

Assistant professor, cardiology

Expert on inherited arrhythmias, sudden death and clinical electrophysiology

Kris Saha

Kris Saha

Assistant professor, biomedical engineering; Faculty member, Wisconsin Institute for Discovery

Expert on human biotechnologies, gene editing, CRISPR, stem cell biology, tissue engineering, science policy, human disease modeling and bioethics

Dixon Kaufman

Dixon Kaufman

Professor, transplant surgery

Expert on kidney, pancreas and islet transplantation.

Petros Anagnostopoulos

Petros Anagnostopoulos

Associate professor, surgery; Chief, pediatric cardiothoracic surgery

Expert on pediatric cardiothoracic surgery

Dipesh Navsaria

Dipesh Navsaria

Assistant professor, pediatrics

Expert on early literacy in children, child health advocacy, public health and medical education.

Andrew Ruis

Andrew Ruis

Research writer and director of communications, Games and Professional Simulations Research Consortium (WCER)

Expert on histories of medicine/public health, food/nutrition, and education; Director of Communications for major instructional technology research consortium

Suresh Agarwal

Suresh Agarwal

Associate professor, surgery; section chief of Trauma, Acute Care Surgery, Burns, and Surgical Critical Care;

Expert on trauma, acute care surgery, surgical critical care, ventilator management, and injury prevention

Seth Dailey

Seth Dailey

Associate professor, surgery, Division of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery; Chief of Laryngology

Expert on voice, airway and swallowing disorders.

James Conway

James Conway

Professor, pediatrics; fellowship director, Peds Inf Dis; assoc director for Health Sciences, Global Health Institute

Expert on pediatric infectious diseases, domestic and international immunization programs, and global health

Sharon  Weber

Sharon Weber

Professor, surgery; vice chair, division of general surgery, academic affairs

Specializes in benign and malignant disorders of the liver, pancreas and bile duct, gastric cancer, melanoma, and sarcoma

Ryan  Wubben

Ryan Wubben

Clinical associate professor, medicine; medical director, UW Med Flight

Expert on prehospital and emergency medicine, helicopter emergency medical services, Global Health capacity development.

Charles Acher

Charles Acher

Professor of Surgery, Vascular Surgery

Expert in diagnosis and treatment of diseases of aorta and mesenteric arteries including aneurysm, occlusive, inflammatory and trauma related

Jason Chiang

Research fellow, Departments of Radiology and Biomedical Engineering

My research interest is on developing medical devices and surgical techniques for thermal ablation technology.

Michael Peterson

Michael Peterson

Assistant professor, psychiatry; medical director for hospital psychiatry, UWHC

Expert on hospital psychiatry, psychosomatic medicine, emergency psychiatry, law and psychiatry, sleep and psychiatric disorders

Melissa  Stiles

Melissa Stiles

Professor, family medicine

Expert on health care reform, geriatrics, palliative medicine, medical education and utilizing emerging technologies in higher education

Lauren Papp

Lauren Papp

Professor, Human Development and Family Studies

Expert on intimate relationships and their connections with child, adult, and family health and well-being; Health behaviors and risks (including substance use)

Leslie Eisenberg

Leslie Eisenberg

Honorary fellow, Anthropology; Archaeologist, Wisconsin Historical Society

Expert on prehistoric archaeology, bioarchaeology, paleopathology, forensic anthropology, trauma reconstruction, mass disasters

Hee Soo Jung

Hee Soo Jung

Assistant professor, surgery

Expert on acute care surgery; including trauma, emergency general surgery, and surgical critical care.

Jon Matsumura

Jon Matsumura

Professor and chair, division of vascular surgery

Expert on endovascular and medical treatment (stents, catheters, drugs) of aortic aneurysms, dissection, carotid stenosis, and peripheral artery disease.

Robert Batt

Robert Batt

Assistant professor, operations & information management

Expert on service operations management with a focus on healthcare delivery operations, econometrics, and spreadsheet modeling.

David Kiefer

David Kiefer

Research fellow, Department of Family Medicine

Expert on evidence-based herbal medicine, integrative medicine, and ethnobotany

Julia Sherman

Wisconsin Alcohol Policy Project, Law School

Expert on alcohol policy and licensing including evidence-based policies and practices that prevent and reduce excessive alcohol use

Timothy McCulloch

Timothy McCulloch

Associate professor and chairman, division of otolaryngology

Expert on head and neck malignacies, voice and swallowing disorders

Ryan Macke

Ryan Macke

Assistant professor, surgery

Thoracic surgeon specializing in esophageal and foregut surgery, thoracic surgical oncology.

Peter Nichol

Peter Nichol

Assistant professor, Department of Surgery

Expert on pediatric surgery and pediatric nutrition

Luke Funk

Luke Funk

Assistant professor, surgery

Minimally invasive surgeon and health services researcher

Catherine Smith

Catherine Smith

Associate professor, library and Information studies; Discovery Fellow, Living Environments Lab, WID

Expert on communication through health information systems, particularly consumer health vocabularies, and health information in public library settings

Jason  Fletcher

Jason Fletcher

Professor, La Follette School of Public Affairs

Expert on social networks, teen fertility, mental health, education, adolescent health, and obesity

Rachel Grob

Rachel Grob

Director of National Initiatives, Center for Patient Partnerships; associate clinical professor

Expert on health advocacy, newborn screening, consumer assistance under health reform, and patients' experiences with health care

Martha ("Meg") Gaines

Martha ("Meg") Gaines

Director, Center for Patient Partnerships; Distinguished Clinical Professor, Law School

Expert on issues related to consumer health advocacy, health care policy advocacy and interdisciplinary health care education.