University of Wisconsin
School of Medicine and Public Health

Clinical Directors

Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

Mohamed Hamdan, MD, MBA


Senior Associate Chief, Cardiovascular Medicine for Clinical Affairs

Anne O'Connor, MD


Associate Chief, Cardiovascular Medicine for Faculty Affairs

Heather Johnson, MD, MS, MMM


Chief, VA Cardiology

David Murray, MD


Medical Director of Cardiovascular Services - 1 South Park, Meriter Campus

Director Parag Tipnis, MD


Cardiovascular Research Center

Director Hector Valdivia, MD


Cardiac CT

Director Roderick C. Deano, MD, MPH


Cardiac MRI

Director Christoper J. Francois, MD
Associate Director  


Cardiac Arrest Prevention Program


L. Lee Eckhardt, MD

Craig January, MD, PhD


Cardiac Rehab

Director Matthew Tattersall, MD


Device Clinic & Lead Management Program

Director Thomas Teelin, MD


Echo and Vascular Laboratory

Director, Echo Lab Peter S. Rahko, MD
Director, Vascular Lab Giorgio Gimelli, MD



Director Miguel Leal, MD


Heart Failure/Transplantation

Director Ravi Dhingra, MD, MPH


Heart Station

Director Craig January, MD, PhD


Interventional Cardiology

Director Giorgio Gimelli, MD
Technical Director Michael Speidel, PhD


Nuclear Cardiology and PET

Director Charles Stone, MD


Preventive Cardiology

Co-Directors James H. Stein, MD
  Heather Johnson, MD, MS, MMM


Regional Services

Director Charles Stone, MD


STEMI Program

Director Amish N. Raval, MD


Training and Education

Director, Cardiovascular Fellowship Program Miguel Leal, MD
Director, Electrophysiology Fellowship Program Miguel Leal, MD
Associate Director, UW Medical Scientist Training Program Timothy J. Kamp, MD, PhD
Associate Director, CV Fellowship Program Steven Ewer, MD
Jennifer Penzotti, MD
Director, Interventional Fellowship Program Kurt Jacobson, MD
Director, Heart Failure Fellowship Program David Murray, MD


TAVR Program

Medical Director Giorgio Gimelli, MD