University of Wisconsin
School of Medicine and Public Health

Office of Research Services

Our Mission

The mission of the Department of Medicine's Office of Research Services (ORS) is to assist principal investigators in creating and maintaining successful research programs. This includes navigating the intricacies of the research process, both within the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and the myriad of other funding sources beyond the University.
The Office of Research Services staff consists of experienced professionals dedicated to facilitating research grant applications and who will provide guidance and assistance in the following areas:

  • Aid in the search for available funding opportunities for specific areas of research
  • Provide direction to initiate a specific grant application and how to obtain pertinent information which will add clarity to the application process
  • Assist in budget preparation
  • Provide training in Cayuse, WISPER, ECRT, WISDM, FAST or PI Tools
  • Help develop IRB and animal protocols plus tracking
  • Analyze and provide recommendations for Effort Reporting
  • Help monitor contract processing
  • Manage account set up
  • Progress reports/RPPR
  • Serve as a resource for all research needs

Faculty/Staff of the Office of Research Services

Associate Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases)

Vice Chair for Research

Director of Research Services

UW Medical Foundation Centennial Building
1685 Highland Avenue, Room 5175
(608) 262-7744
baw@medicine.wisc.edu

Director of Computer Services

UW Medical Foundation Centennial Building
1685 Highland Avenue
(608) 263-0340
jmb@medicine.wisc.edu

Assists with HIPAA and Data Security

Post Award Accountant

UW Medical Foundation Centennial Building
1685 Highland Avenue
(608) 261-1599
coshenet@medicine.wisc.edu

Provides assistance with all post award issues, commitments, and revenue transfers.

Data Analyst for Health Services Research

UW Medical Foundation Centennial Building
1685 Highland Avenue
(608) 261-1099
jliou@medicine.wisc.edu

Provides database programming expertise to support research.

Biostatistician

UW Medical Foundation Centennial Building
1685 Highland Avenue
(608) 262-3286
fosman@medicine.wisc.edu

Provides biostatistical support including, study design, data collection and analysis of complete studies.

Clinical Research Compliance and IRB Officer

UW Medical Foundation Centennial Building
1685 Highland Avenue
(608) 262-0278
swzeldin@medicine.wisc.edu

Provides administrative support for all things human subjects clinical research-related including compliance, IRB applications, training and education.

Research Faculty listserv - If you have something you would like to share with all faculty in research in DOM, send an email to: Researchfaculty@lists.medicine.wisc.edu