University of Wisconsin
School of Medicine and Public Health


The Department of Medicine communications team provides guidance and services for department-specific communications.

We produce Vital Signs, the Department of Medicine’s internal e-newsletter, and other department publications. Use the Vital Signs submission form to share your achievements or content.

We also manage the department’s website and social media accounts, provide photography and videography services for department operations and events, and develop communications for faculty promotions and other academic activities.

If you have questions, please email us at

If you are a journalist inquiring about an interview with one of our faculty, please contact the UW Health media relations team at (608) 262-6343 or

Our team

Communications Director
(608) 263-5649
Email Andrea

Manages Vital Signs and other department publications. Oversees departmental social media accounts. Consults on website content and other communications projects. Facilitates connections with communications partners at UW Health Marketing and Communications and at the UW School of Medicine and Public Health.

Web Developer
Email Craig

Manages technical functionality and content updates for the Department of Medicine website. Provides training for content editors. Also supports websites for the BerbeeWalsh Department of Emergency Medicine and the Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center.

Photographer and Videographer
(608) 772-0048
Email Clint | Schedule an appointment

Provides visual communication guidance and photography/videography services for the Department of Medicine and partner programs.

Academic Communications Specialist
(608) 262-1462
Email Dana

Develops communications for faculty development initiatives, promotions documents, letters of support and award nominations. Contributes content to Vital Signs.

Communications Specialist
(608) 265-4853
Email Madeline

Develops content for and helps manage production of Vital Signs and other department publications. Develops social media content and assists with web content updates.