Aaron Kraut, MD

Residency Program Director

Associate Professor (CHS)


  • Undergraduate: Middlebury College
  • Medical School: University of Vermont Larner College of Medicine
  • Residency: McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University - Chief Resident


Dr. Aaron Kraut joined the Emergency Medicine faculty at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health in 2015 after completing his residency training at Northwestern University, where he served as a chief resident and was inducted into the Feinberg Academy of Medical Educators. He graduated from Middlebury College with a B.A. in Biology and completed medical school at the University of Vermont Larner School of Medicine.

His professional interests include resident education, feedback, and curriculum development. He is actively involved in multi-institutional education scholarship and educational leadership development. Dr. Kraut enjoys spending time outdoors with his family and his two golden retrievers, Wallace and Biscuit.

Specialty Training in Teaching and Education Scholarship 

  • AAMC Medical Education Research Certificate
  • ACEP Teaching Fellowship
  • Feinberg Academy of Medical Educators

Multi-Institutional Research Groups

Awards and Recognition

  • UW Health Rising Star Educator Award
  • Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians
  • University of Wisconsin Emergency Medicine Residency Faculty Teaching Award
  • Harvard Macy Institute Scholar