Allergy & Pulmonary

William Alward, MD Clinical Assistant Professor Division of Allergy, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine What is your primary professional focus in any or all of our mission areas (clinical, research, and/or medical education)? I have done clinical pulmonary critical care for the past 25 years and continue to enjoy it...
Melissa MacDonald, MD Assistant Professor Allergy, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine What is your primary professional focus in any or all of our mission areas (clinical, research, and/or medical education)? I enjoy the variety of clinical experiences my new position will offer me in critical care as well as inpatient...
UW Health recently recognized physicians and advanced practice providers (APPs) who have demonstrated exceptional performance in clinical practice, education or regional services and displayed a commitment to the UW Health mission, vision and values. A number of physicians and APPs from the Department of Medicine were nominated, with two award...
As the COVID-19 pandemic took hold in regions across the United States in the spring, governors, mayors and local leaders hoping to quell the spread of the virus turned to the only actionable defenses available at the time: They closed schools and businesses, banned mass gatherings, issued stay-at-home orders and...
Vital Signs is featuring introductions to many of the new faculty members and chief residents who joined us in the 2019-2020 academic year. Each has been invited to provide some background about their primary professional focus in clinical, research, and/or medical education, what drew them to UW-Madison, their hopes and...
Iliya Amaza, MBBS Clinical Assistant Professor Division of Allergy, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine What is your primary professional focus in any or all of our mission areas (clinical, research, and/or medical education)? I still have a fairly broad focus as I enjoy practicing across the broad spectrum of Pulmonary...
UW Health's hospitals and providers have earned a reputation for innovation and remarkable patient care that is unmatched in the state and recognized throughout the world. For the ninth year in a row, U.S. News & World Report's "Best Hospitals" ranked University of Wisconsin Hospitals, which includes University Hospital and...
Congratulations to the 27 Department of Medicine faculty who were approved for promotion this year. Their new ranks went into effect on July 1, 2020. Clinical Track Associate Professor Peter Gill, MD, Hospital Medicine Joseph Holt, MD, Hospital Medicine Kraig Kumfer, MD, PhD, Hospital Medicine Muhammad Shahzeb Munir, MD, Hospital...
Recently, the medical advancement group at the Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association sent a mailing to patients in celebration of National Doctors' Day on March 30, 2020. It offered patients the opportunity to honor their physician through a philanthropic gift or a thank-you message. Gifts received will be used to...
Recently, UW Health offered an opportunity for people to submit notes of gratitude to their physician in celebration of National Doctors' Day on March 30, 2020. One hundred thirty-five Department of Medicine physicians across all divisions received messages. We’re proud to share excerpts of some of them here. Allergy, Pulmonary...