Madeline Rastall, MS

Francisco Alvarado, PharmD, PhD, assistant professor, Cardiovascular Medicine, was accepted into the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health (SMPH) Centennial Scholars/Centennial Clinicians Program.  Dr. Alvarado’s research aims to better understand the mechanisms of heart disease, especially calcium-dependent arrhythmias and structural cardiomyopathies. Learn more about him and his...
As another academic year begins, four new chief residents have taken on leadership roles in the internal medicine residency program. Chief residency is an additional one-year experience that offers a blend of clinical education and mentoring, patient care and administration. Follow the links to learn more about each chief: John...
The Department of Medicine is proud to honor Ann Schmidt, MD, clinical professor, General Internal Medicine, who will retire on July 22, 2022. Dr. Schmidt joined the Department of Medicine in 1990. She is a member of the Association of Chiefs in Internal Medicine, was an original member and subsequent...
After two years of virtual ceremonies, the Department of Medicine celebrated the internal medicine residency graduates in person at Union South on June 12, 2022. The ceremony included remarks from the program director, Andrew Coyle, MD, and department chair, Lynn Schnapp, MD, and concluded with an awards presentation, found below...
Sarah Ahrens, MD, clinical associate professor, Hospital Medicine, commitment to mentorship helped guide Carmel Assa, MD, a 2022 UW SMPH graduate, and Lydia Buzzard, a third-year medical student, through the prestigious Sarnoff Fellowship. The Sarnoff Cardiovascular Research Foundation Fellowship offers medical students the opportunity to spend a year conducting biomedical...
Afshar M, Sharma B, Dligach D, Oguss M, Brown R, Chhabra N, Thompson HM, Markossian T, Joyce C, Churpek MM, Karnik NS. Development and multimodal validation of a substance misuse algorithm for referral to treatment using artificial intelligence (SMART-AI): a retrospective deep learning study. Lancet Digit Health. 2022;4(6):e426-e435. Al Mukaddim...
Gabby Waclawik, MD, MPH Vogelman/Carnes Family Endowed Chief Resident Medical School: University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health What does being a chief mean to you? Being a chief means I get to give back to the residency program in so many ways. Residency training is challenging everywhere...
Nadia Sweet, MD Trowbridge Endowed Primary Care Chief Resident Medical School: University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health What does being a chief mean to you? I’m excited to step into a leadership role that strives to provide our primary care residents with the skills, confidence, knowledge and...
Sarah Floden, MD Page Family Endowed Chief Resident Medical School: University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine What does being a chief mean to you? Supporting residents as a teacher, mentor, and confidante. Being a loyal advocate, striving to create an environment where residents are set up to reach their...
John Davis, MD Bridges Family Endowed Chief Resident Medical School: University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health What does being a chief mean to you? I have been lucky enough to work with many former UW chief residents, including some who have stayed at UW as attendings and...