Faculty & Fellows


Department Chair

Azita Hamedani, MD, MPH, MBA

Email: agh@medicine.wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 890-9091

The Distinguished Wisconsin Endowed Chair of Emergency Medicine

Department Leadership

Ciara Barclay-Buchanan, MD

Email: cbb@medicine.wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 890-7567

Vice Chair of Clinical Operations

Manish Shah, MD, MPH

Email: mnshah@medicine.wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 263-6690

Vice Chair of Research

Mary Westergaard, MD

Email: mcwester@medicine.wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 265-0165

Vice Chair of Education

Institutional Leadership

Joshua Ross, MD

Email: jcross@medicine.wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 890-9583

Chief Medical Officer, American Family Children’s Hospital

Jeffrey Pothof, MD

Email: jpothof@uwhealth.org

Phone: (608) 265-1744

Chief Quality Officer, UW Health

Jamie Hess, MD

Email: jmhess@medicine.wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 263-9724

President, UW Medical Foundation

Andrea Gilmore-Bykovskyi, PhD, RN

Email: algilmore@medicine.wisc.edu

Deputy Director, UW Center for Health Disparities Research

Nicholas Kuehnel, MD

Email: nkuehnel@medicine.wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 890-7019

Medical Director, Quality & Safety, UW Health Kids

Brian Sharp, MD

Email: bsharp@medicine.wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 890-9196

Patient Safety Officer, UW Health