Committee Members

Mission Statement

The purpose of this Committee is to advance the Chair's Research Mission of developing successful and innovative research. The Research Committee works to develop new initiatives to stimulate research success throughout the department. The committee develops and oversees policies for initiatives such as pilot project funding, salary matching, bridge funding, and the capital exercise process. In addition, the committee has the responsibility to oversee expenditures of the DOM research funds. A key mission is to foster the development of young faculty in research and new grant submissions within the Department of Medicine.

Applications for Department of Medicine Research Funds

Research Committee Members

Nasia Safdar, MD, PhD

Nasia Safdar, MD, PhD

Chair, Research Committee
1685 Highland Avenue
Madison, WI 53705
(608) 263-1545
Betty Weiss

Betty Weiss, MBA

Director of Research Services
1685 Highland Avenue
5175 MFCB
Madison, WI 53705
(608) 262-7744
Brad Astor, PhD

Brad Astor, PhD

1685 Highland Avenue
5149 MFCB
Madison, WI 53705
(608) 262-0361
Freddy Caldera, DO

Freddy Caldera, DO

1685 Highland Avenue
4256 MFCB
Madison, WI 53705
Loren Denlinger, MD, PhD

Loren Denlinger, MD, PhD

600 Highland Avenue
H4/616 CSC
Madison, WI 53792
(608) 261-1552
Lee Eckhardt, MD, MS

Lee Eckhardt, MD, MS

1111 Highland Avenue
Madison, WI 53705
(608) 263-1172
David Feldstein, MD

David Feldstein, MD

2828 Marshall Court
Room 100
Madison, WI 53705
(608) 265-8116
Carey Gleason, PhD

Carey Gleason, PhD

GRECC
Veterans Administration Hospital
2500 Overlook Terrace
Madison, WI 53705
(608) 265-1901 x11518
Alexey Glukhov, PhD

Alexey Glukhov, PhD

1111 Highland Avenue
Room 8455
Madison, WI 53705
(608) 263-1172
Farah Kaiksow, MD, MPP

Farah Kaiksow, MD, MPP

1685 Highland Avenue
Madison, WI 53705
Sheri Lawrence

Sheri L Lawrence

1685 Highland Avenue
5163 MFCB
Madison, WI 53705
(608) 263-1704
Matthew Merrins, PhD

Matthew Merrins, PhD

1685 Highland Avenue
Madison, WI 53705
(608) 265-1901 x12848
Caitlin Pepperell, MD

Caitlin Pepperell, MD

1550 Linden Drive
Madison, WI 53706
(608) 262-5983
Miriam Shelef, MD, PHD

Miriam Shelef, MD, PHD

1685 Highland Avenue
4130 MFCB
Madison, WI 53705
(608) 263-5241
Kari Wisinski, MD, MS

Kari Wisinski, MD, MS

1111 Highland Avenue
Room 6033
Madison, WI 53705
(608) 262-2876