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Barbara Higgins, MD

CLINICAL ASST PROF

HOSPITALISTS-MEDICINE

UW MED FNDTN CENTENNIAL BLDG
1685 HIGHLAND AVE
MADISON, WI 53705-2281

(608) 262-2434




Biography

Dr. Barbara Higgins joined the Division of Hospital Medicine in the Department of Medicine as Clinical Assistant Professor in 2008. She received her M.D. degree at the University of Minnesota Medical School and her internship residency at the New England Medical School Tufts University in Boston, Massachusetts. She completed residency at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Dr. Higgins was Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Illinois-Rockford where she was awarded Outstanding Community Clinical Preceptor of the year for the 2005-2006 academic year. She worked in private practice, and then joined the hospitalist staff of the Swedish American Hospital group, where she became Program Director from 2006-2008.

Dr. Higgins serves on the Division’s Clinical Care Committee with a focus on quality initiatives and medical ethics. She is also a member of the University of Wisconsin Medical Foundation Audit Committee.

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