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 see 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.

Admissions
medadmissions@med.wisc.edu
(608) 263-4925

Student Services
Brianne Coffey
Administrative support
(608) 263-4920
bcoffey3@wisc.edu

Medical Education
Roxane Olsen
Executive Assistant
(608) 265-3859
rrolsen@wisc.edu

Mindy Schreiner
MPH Students services coordinator
(608) 263-2298
schreiner3@wisc.edu

Chelsea Hanewall
Administrator
(608) 262-0736
chanewall@wisc.edu

Sacha Ehley
Medical education coordinator lead
Aurora University of Wisconsin Medical Group
(414) 219-5747
sacha.ehley@aurora.org

Lisa Steinkamp, PT, PhD, MBA
Director, Doctor of Physical Therapy Program
School of Medicine and Public Health
5175 Medical Sciences Center
1300 University Ave.
Madison, WI 53706
Ph: (608) 263-9427
Cell: (608) 213-4524, Fax: (608) 262-7809
steinkamp@pt.wisc.edu

Sue Arneson
Program Assistant
skarneson@pt.wisc.edu

Catherine A. Reiser
Program director
(608) 262-9772
reiser@pediatrics.wisc.edu

Laura Elizabeth Birkeland
Clinical genetic counselor
(608) 263-4917
lebirkeland@pediatrics.wisc.edu

Sue Kaletka, MPH
Program administrator
(608) 263-5825
sakaletka@wisc.edu

Barbara Duerst
Associate program director
(608) 263-4215
barbara.duerst@wisc.edu

SMPH Office of the Dean contacts: 

James Keck, PhD
Associate Dean for Basic Research Training
(608) 265-0523
jlkeck@wisc.edu

Andrea Poehling
Policy and Planning Analyst
(608) 262-2628
andrea.poehling@wisc.edu

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: