Dr. Elizabeth Chapman is a faculty member in the Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology in the Department of Medicine. As a clinical geriatrician, she provides medical care for older adults in the inpatient settings at the University Hospital. As a medical educator, Dr. Chapman serves as associate program director of the geriatric medicine fellowship program. She has published scholarly work on topics in graduate medical education in internal medicine, and provides clinical and classroom instruction to medical students, residents, and fellows. She also serves as medical director for Geriatric Transitional Care and the Acute Care for Elders service at University Hospital, as well as medical advisor for the home health program of UW Health. Dr. Chapman serves on numerous leadership and physician champion roles for committees in the Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, and UW Health. She is a member of the American Geriatrics Society, Wisconsin Medical Society, and the Alpha Chi Sigma Co-Ed Professional Chemistry Fraternity. Honors and awards held by Dr. Chapman include induction into the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health Gold Humanism Honor Society, and Phi Beta Kappa as well as being selected for the Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award, the David Sunde Humanitarian Award, and the Sobby Mathew MD Award.
Dr. Chapman’s clinical interests include geriatrics in the hospital setting, dementia, delirium, and transitions of care.
- University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health MD
- University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics – Residency in Internal Medicine
- University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics – Chief Residency in Internal Medicine
- University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics – Fellowship in Geriatric Medicine