University of Wisconsin
School of Medicine and Public Health

Robert Przybelski, MD



MADISON, WI 53705-3644

(608) 263-7740

Professional Education

University of Wisconsin, 1976-79, MD

Womack Army Community Hospital, 1980-81, Family Practice Internship
1981-83, Family Practice Residency

Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, 1987-88, Medical Research Fellowship

Graduate Education:

University of Notre Dame, 1975-76, MS Biology
Major: Developmental Biology
Thesis: "Karyotype analysis of a frog pronephric tumor cell line"

University of Southern California, 1983-85, MS Systems Management
Major: Logistics Management

Undergraduate Education:

University of Notre Dame, 1971-75, BS

Current Appointment

July 1995 to Present: Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Geriatrics and Gerontology Division, University of Wisconsin

Professional Status

State Medical Licensure:
Wisconsin, current

American Board of Family Practice, 1983
Recertified 1989 and 1995 (1995-2002)

Affiliations and Awards:
Fellow, American Academy of Family Practice (since 1987)
Physician Recognition Award, American Medical Association, 1990
Diplomat, National Board of Medical Examiners (since 1983)
American Heart Association, ACLS Instructor (since 1984)


Search for Robert Przybelski's literature abstracts on PubMed

Saxena R, Wijnhoud AD, Man in 't Veld,AJ, van den Meiracker AH, Boomsma F, Przybelski, RJ Koudstaal PJ. Effect of diaspirin cross-linked hemoglobin on endothelin-1 and blood pressure in acute ischemic stroke in man. Journal of Hypertension 1998;16:1459-1465.

Ehrlich HJ, Przybelski RJ. Chemistry, biology, and potential role in clinical medicine of hemoglobin solutions: the example of diaspirin crosslinked hemoglobin (DCLHb). Clinical Laboratory 1998;44:203-208.

Saxena R, Wijnhoud AD, Carton H, Hacke W, Kaste M, Przybelski RJ, Stern KN Koudstaal. Controlled safety study of a hemoglobin-based oxygen carrier, DCLHb, in acute ischemic stroke. Stroke 1999;30:993-996.

Lamy ML. Daily EK. Brichant JF. Larbuisson RP. Demeyere RH. Vandermeersch EA. Lehot JJ. Parsloe MR. Berridge JC. Sinclair CJ. Baron JF. Przybelski RJ. Randomized trial of diaspirin cross-linked hemoglobin solution as an alternative to blood transfusion after cardiac surgery. Anesthesiology. 2000;92(3):646-56.

Przybelski RJ, Shea TA. Falls in the geriatric patient. Wisconsin Medical Journal. 2001;100(2):53-6.

Bartz RR, Przybelski RJ, Coursin D, Williams E. Blood substitutes. eMedicine Journal, June 21 2001, Volume 2, Number 6 2001;2(6),