Milwaukee, Wis: For many in the state, finding a safe place to cool off can be difficult, especially in areas hard hit by the coronavirus pandemic. UW Emergency Physician Dr. Brian Patterson also spoke to CBS 58 Milwaukee this week, where the city's health department just opened a public cooling
The BerbeeWalsh Department of Emergency Medicine strongly supports the Black Lives Matter movement. As Emergency Physicians, we value all life and are committed to protecting and promoting the health and safety of all members of our community. Every human being deserves to be protected from inhumane suffering. We are deeply committed
University of Wisconsin EM residency program alumnus Dr. Morgan Wilbanks won his first appearance on Jeopardy! ahead of Memorial Day weekend. Wilbanks, who is currently an assistant professor of emergency medicine and medical student clerkship director at Froedtert Hospital & the Medical College of Wisconsin, will be depending his 'Returning
NBC15 News: UW Health is now offering COVID-19 antibody testing that can help people find out if they have been previously infected by COVID-19. In a video interview with NBC15 News in Madison, Dr. Jeff Pothof, DEM emergency physician and chief quality officer for UW Health, discusses what the test
The first free community testing site for COVID-19 in Dane County is now open at the Alliant Energy Center. This site is recommended for people who are uninsured, contacts of people with confirmed COVID-19 cases, and essential workers who may not be able to socially distance at work, including: food
Did you miss the inaugural Women in Medicine and Science Symposium? Held last fall/winter and now featured in the latest issue of Quarterly magazine, the event was the first of its kind at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health to explore topics in leadership and professional
The latest installment of the DEM Research Newsletter has been published, which details the upcoming events and recent research accomplishments throughout the Department of Emergency Medicine.