Key Health Professions and Basic Science Program Contacts

Academic Affairs serves a wide variety of programs, units and centers. Select the tab headings below to find the key contacts in each program. The Basic Sciences tab lists program contacts for SMPH-affiliated MS and PhD programs, which are under the purview of  the Graduate School with coordination from the SMPH Office of Basic Research, Biotechnology and Graduate Studies.

(608) 263-4925

Student Services
Brianne Coffey
Administrative support
(608) 263-4920

Medical Education
Roxane Olsen
Executive Assistant
(608) 265-3859

Mindy Schreiner
MPH Students services coordinator
(608) 263-2298

Janna Boehm
MSTP Co-Administrator

Sacha Ehley
Medical education coordinator lead
Aurora University of Wisconsin Medical Group
(414) 219-5747

Sue Wenker, PT, PhD, MS
Director, Doctor of Physical Therapy Program
5175 Medical Sciences Center
1300 University Ave.
Madison, WI 53706
(608) 263-9427

Sue Arneson
Program Assistant

Catherine A. Reiser
Program director
(608) 262-9772

Laura Elizabeth Birkeland
Clinical genetic counselor
(608) 263-4917

Sue Kaletka, MPH
Program administrator
(608) 263-5825

SMPH Office of the Dean contacts: 

Laura Knoll, PhD
Associate Dean for Basic Research Training

Maddie Sychta, MPA
Academic Planner II

MS and PhD Degree Programs in our school are listed below. For up-to-date names and contact information for program directors and program coordinators, please visit the UW–Madison Guide for graduate programs (see links below).

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences graduate programs affiliated with SMPH:

Graduate School graduate program affiliated with SMPH: