University of Wisconsin
School of Medicine and Public Health

Research Areas

Asthma and Allergy

Loren Denlinger, MD, PhD  |  Lab
Nizar Jarjour, MD  |  Lab
Sameer Mathur, MD, PhD  |  Lab
Mark Moss, MD

Cancer and Hematology

Cancer biology

Richard Halberg, PhD  |  Lab
Lixin Rui, PhD  |  Lab

Hematology

Peiman Hematti, MD  |  Lab
Deane Mosher, MD
John Sheehan  |  Lab

Prevention and screening

Jane Churpek, MD, MS
Noelle LoConte, MD
Jennifer Weiss, MD, MS

Solid tumors

Mark Albertini, MD
Mark Burkard, MD, PHD  |  Lab
Dustin Deming, MD
Joshua Lang, MD, MS
Douglas McNeel, MD, PhD
Kari Wisinski, MD

Cardiovascular Research

Atherosclerosis imaging

Adam Gepner, MD  |  Lab
Carol Mitchell, MD  |  Lab
James Stein, MD  |  Lab

Cardiovascular clinical trials

Giorgio Gimelli, MD
Amish Raval, MD

Heart failure

Ravi Dhingra, MD, MPH
Alexey Glukhov, PhD
Maryl Johnson, MD
Timothy Kamp, MD, PhD
David Murray, MD
Mohun Ramratnam, MD
Peter Rahko, MD
Farhan Raza, MD

Arrhythmias

Lee Eckhardt, MD, MS |  Lab
Craig January, MD, PhD
Timothy Kamp, MD, PhD
Douglas Kopp, MD
Hector Valdivia, MD, PhD

Nuclear cardiology and myocardial metabolism

Charles Stone, MD

Preventive cardiology

James Stein, MD  |  Lab
Matt Tattersall, DO, MS

Critical Care

Majid Afshar, MD, MSCR  |  Lab
Matthew Churpek, MD, MPH, PhD  |  Lab
Jacqueline Kruser, MD  |  Lab
Anoop Mayampurath  |  Lab

Data Science and Clinical Informatics

Majid Afshar, MD, MSCR  |  Lab
Matthew Churpek, MD, MPH, PhD  |  Lab
Peter Kleinschmidt, MD
Anoop Mayampurath  |  Lab

Endocrinology and Diabetes

Rozalyn Anderson, PhD  |  Lab
Allan Brasier, MD  |  Lab
Vincent Cryns, MD  Lab 
Dawn Belt Davis, MD, PhD  |  Lab
Feyza Engin, PhD  |  Lab
Michelle Kimple, PhD  |  Lab
Dudley Lamming, PhD  |  Lab
Matthew Merrins, PhD  |  Lab

Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Freddy Caldera, DO
Richard Halberg, PhD  |  Lab
Andrew Hyrckowian, PhD  |  Lab
Jennifer Weiss, MD, MS

Geriatrics

Alzheimer's resiliency and risk factors

Nathaniel Chin, MD  |  Lab
Ozioma Okonkwo, PhD  |  Lab
Robert Przybelski, MD, MS, FAAFP  |  Lab
Cynthia Carlsson, MD, MS  |  Lab

Biology of aging

Rozalyn Anderson, PhD |  Lab
Craig Atwood, PhD  |  Lab
Adam Konopka, PhD, MS  |  Lab
Mariana Pehar, PhD  |  Lab
Luigi Pugliell, MD, PhD  |  Lab

Community-engaged research

Jane Mahoney, MD  |  Lab
Shenikqua Bouges, MD  |  Lab
Carey Gleason, PhD  |  Lab

Neuroimaging

Sanjay Asthana, MD  |  Lab 
Barbara Bendlin, PhD  |  Lab
Tobey Betthauser, PhD  |  Lab
Lindsay Clark, PhD  |  Lab
Sterling Johnson, PhD  | Lab
Victoria Williams, PhD |  Lab

Health Disparities

Amy Kind, MD, PhD  |  Lab
Ryan Westergaard, MD, PhD, MPH  |  Lab

Health Policy

Ann Sheehy, MD, MS

Health Services Research

Steven Barczi, MD  |  Lab
Neil Binkley, MD  |  Lab
Meghan Brennan, MD  |  Lab
Molly Carnes, MD, MS  |  Lab
Melissa Dattalo, MD, MPH  |  Lab
David Feldstein, MD
Amy Kind, MD, PhD  |  Lab
Jacqueline Kruser, MD  |  Lab
Nicole Rogus-Pulia, PhD, CCC-SLP  |  Lab
Tosha Wetterneck, MD, MS

Infectious Diseases

Drug resistance and discovery

David Andes, MD  |  Lab
Jeniel Nett, MD, PhD  |  Lab

Epidemiology, disease prevention and management

Christopher Crnich, MD, PhD  |  Lab
Nasia Safdar, MD, PhD  |  Lab
Dawd Siraj, MD, MPHTM

HIV

James Sosman, MD
James Stein, MD  |  Lab
Ryan Westergaard, MD, PhD, MPH  |  Lab

Pathogenesis and immunology

Eric Johannsen, MD  |  Lab
Lindsay Kalan, PhD  |  Lab
Shannon Kenney, MD  |  Lab
Caitlin Pepperell, MD, FRCPC  |  Lab
Robert Striker, MD, PhD  |  Lab

Lung Disorders

Andrew Braun, MD, MHS
Nathan Sandbo, MD  |  Lab
Lynn Schnapp, MD  |  Lab
Mihaela Teodorescu, MD, MS  |  Lab

Medical Education and Career Development

Angela Byars-Winston, PhD
Molly Carnes, MD, MS  |  Lab
Amy Zelenski, PhD  |  Lab 

Nephrology

Sarah Panzer, MD

Rheumatology and Autoimmune Diseases

Christie Bartels, MD, MS  |  Lab
Shivani Garg, MD, MS  |  Lab
Karen Hansen, MD, MS  |  Lab 
Sara McCoy, MD  |  Lab
Miriam Shelef, MD, PhDLab

Tobacco Cessation

UW Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention

Timothy Baker, PhD
Bruce Christiansen, MA, PhD
Jessica Cook, PhD 
Michael Fiore, MD, MPH, MBA
Douglas Jorenby, PhD
Danielle McCarthy, PhD
Megan Piper, PhD
Stevens Smith, PhD