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Madison, Wis. – For the 10th consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Hospitals” ranked University of Wisconsin Hospitals, which includes University Hospital and UW Health at The American Center, as No. 1 in Wisconsin.

UW Health’s expertise and innovation are recognized worldwide and unparalleled across the state...

Student research is a vital component of the educational mission of the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health (SMPH). Its cornerstone program is the Shapiro Summer Research Program, supported by a generous endowment from the Herman and Gwendolyn Shapiro Foundation. This year, the Department of Emergency Medicine...

Dr. Joshua Ross has been named as Chief Medical Officer of American Family Children’s Hospital (AFCH) and will begin his role in mid-July. In partnership with the AFCH Chief Operating Officer and Chief Nursing Officer, Dr. Ross will be responsible for integrating clinical services and medical practice across the UW...

The Department of Emergency Medicine congratulates all emergency medicine residents and fellows on successfully completing their programs at UW this year. The department will recognize and celebrate their achievements during a virtual graduation ceremony. Read more...

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Message from the Chair

Message from the Chair

Welcome to the BerbeeWalsh Department of Emergency Medicine!  I am extremely proud of how much our department has accomplished over the past decade.  We have transformed from a small clinical service to a large academic department with one of the largest endowments in the country.  At our core is our Residency Training Program, the nidus for our transformation.


Read the full message from Dr. Azita G. Hamedani >>
Chair of the BerbeeWalsh Department of Emergency Medicine