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Tag health/medicine, human

Lisa Cadmus-Bertram

Lisa Cadmus-Bertram

Assistant professor, kinesiology

Expert on physical activity, behavioral medicine, mHealth, and the role of physical activity and obesity in cancer prevention and survivorship.

Malia Jones

Malia Jones

Assistant Scientist, Applied Population Laboratory

Expert on how the places people live, work, and play affect their health by shaping their physical activity, food, and infectious disease and other

Jonathan Kohler

Jonathan Kohler

Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery

Expert in minimally invasive pediatric and neonatal surgery and health communications.

Jeff Sindelar

Jeff Sindelar

Associate Professor/Extension Meat Specialist, Animal Sciences

Expertise in Meat Science, Meat Processing, and Food Safety.

Lori Bakken

Lori Bakken

Associate Professor, Civil Society & Community Studies; Evaluation Specialist, UW Extension, Cooperative Extension

Expert in program development and evaluation in adult and professional education, medical education and nonprofit services

Matthew Aliota

Matthew Aliota

Research Assistant Professor, Pathobiological Sciences

Expert on the evolution and transmission dynamics of arthropod-borne pathogens.

Kathleen Antony

Kathleen Antony

Clinical Assistant Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Maternal-fetal medicine specialist and expert on global maternal and child health. Able to discuss Zika virus and pregnancy.

David O'Connor

David O'Connor

Professor, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine; Associate Director, Wisconsin National Primate Research Center

Study the interplay of genetics, immunology, and viral pathogenesis. Focus on HIV/AIDS and novel viral pathogen emergence in human populations.

Linsey Steege

Linsey Steege

Assistant Professor, Nursing

Expert on nurse fatigue and human factors engineering and ergonomics in health care systems

Mel  Freitag

Mel Freitag

Assistant clinical professor, School of Nursing

Dr. Mel Freitag strives for social justice in nursing through her work as Diversity Director and Assistant Clinical Professor

Audrey Tluczek

Audrey Tluczek

Associate professor, School of Nursing

Expert in research about newborn genetic screening and related family-centered culturally congruent interventions.

Ajay Sethi

Ajay Sethi

Associate Professor, Population Health Sciences; Faculty Director, Master of Public Health Program

Expert on infectious disease epidemiology

Nichole Monzon

Nichole Monzon

Co-Administrator, Medical Scientist Training Program

Contributing to the education and training of UW-Madison’s physician-scientist students.

Heather Norsby

Clinical Instructor; University of Wisconsin- School of Nursing

Undergraduate Junior level clinical educator and a Labor and Delivery practicing nurse.

Andrea  Gilmore-Bykovskyi

Andrea Gilmore-Bykovskyi

Clinical assistant professor, School of Nursing

Expert on dementia care, health services research, pain and symptom management in dementia, clinical decision-support interventions, electronic health records, and post-acute and long-term care.

Barbara Pinekenstein

Clinical Professor, Richard E. Sinaiko Professor in Health Care Leadership

Expert on healthcare leadership,clinical informatics, and nursing workforce

Lisa Bratzke

Lisa Bratzke

Assistant Professor, School of Nursing

Expert on cognition and its effect on maintaining independence as one ages.

Douglas Dulli

Douglas Dulli

Professor of Neurology

Expert in chronic headache, migraine, stroke and stroke rehab as well as tropical medicine

Natalie Wheeler

Natalie Wheeler

Assistant professor of Neurology

Expert in stroke rehab and prevention

Laura Buyan Dent

Laura Buyan Dent

Associate Professor of Neurology

Treats movement disorders, works with artists affected by neurological conditions that affect performance

Stephanie Gardon

Stephanie Gardon

Assistant Professor of Neurology

Expert on neuromuscular disorders including ALS, or amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Bikash Pattnaik

Bikash Pattnaik

Assistant Professor, Pediatrics Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences

Expert on Eye Physiology, both in vivo and ex vivo Electrophysiology, cellular and neuronal network in the retina, ion-channel function

Dudley Lamming

Assistant Professor, Medicine

Expert on how nutrition can be used to promote healthy aging

Joseph Austerweil

Joseph Austerweil

Assistant Professor of Psychology and Computer Science (affiliate)

I am a cognitive psychologist with expertise in human and machine learning. I focus on how and when people solve problems better than machines.

Sanjay Asthana

Sanjay Asthana

Associate dean for gerontology; professor and division head, geriatrics

Expert on Alzheimer’s disease, aging, neuroscience, geriatrics, academic research infrastructure, and clinical trials design.

Nathaniel  Chin

Nathaniel Chin

Assistant professor, medicine, geriatrics and gerontology

Expert on geriatric medicine and diagnosing and treating Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias

Jacqueline Gerhart

Jacqueline Gerhart

MD, Associate Professor, Family Medicine and Community Health

Expert on primary care, community health, continuity of healthcare, and wellness over the lifespan. Interested in healthcare systems and quality improvement.

Carey  Gleason

Carey Gleason

Associate professor, medicine, geriatrics and gerontology

Expert on cognitive aging, dementia, and Alzheimer’s disease, as well as post-menopausal hormone therapy

Kristen Pecanac

Kristen Pecanac

Assistant Professor, School of Nursing

Expert on healthcare provider-family/patient communication during treatment decision making

Eric Rubenstein

Post doctoral fellow, Waisman Center

Expert on epidemiological and statistical methods to better understand a wide range of topics that affect people with autism spectrum disorder and developmental disabilities

Barbara Bendlin

Associate professor, medicine, geriatrics and gerontology

Expert on factors that contribute to or protect against the development of dementia due to Alzheimer’s disease

Melanie Buhr-Lawler

Melanie Buhr-Lawler

Clinical Professor & Audiologist, Dept. of Communication Sciences and Disorders

Expert on hearing and hearing loss, cochlear implants and hearing aid, diagnostic hearing evaluations, and hearing loss prevention.

Kimberly Caul

Kimberly Caul

Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders

Kimberly has worked as a Speech Language Pathologist in medical and school settings with a diverse client population of children, adolescents, adults and geriatrics.

Alyson  Eith

Alyson Eith

Clinical Associate Professor, Communication Sciences and Disorders

Expert in the field of Speech and Language Pathology

Larissa Duncan

Larissa Duncan

Elizabeth C. Davies Chair in Child & Family Well-Being and Associate Professor of Human Development & Family Studies

Expert on bringing mindful parenting and mindfulness/compassion practices into evidence-based healthcare and education models to promote equity and well-being.

Jo Handelsman

Jo Handelsman

Director, Wisconsin Institute for Discovery

Vilas Research Professor, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Professor, and Director, Wisconsin Institute for Discovery, University of Wisconsin – Madison.

Lauren Bishop-Fitzpatrick

Lauren Bishop-Fitzpatrick

assistant professor, social work; investigator, Waisman Center

Expert on adults on the autism spectrum

Lyric Bartholomay

Associate Professor

Director of the Midwest Center of Excellence for Vector-Borne Disease and expert in mosquitoes and mosquito-borne diseases.

Gina Bryan

Gina Bryan

Clinical Professor; Director, Post Graduate Psychiatry Program

Psychiatric advanced practice registered nurse; frequent state and national policy advisor on opioids, nursing scope of practice, and access to mental healthcare

Sterling  Johnson

Sterling Johnson

Professor, medicine, geriatrics and gerontology

Clinical neuropsychologist and expert in early identification of Alzheimer’s disease through advanced brain imaging