University of Wisconsin–Madison

Faculty and Staff: Profiles

The Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Center includes over 90 faculty members working across six UW–Madison schools and colleges, 40 departments, and 10 centers and institutes. The Center connects multidisciplinary research throughout the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus, which includes international prominence in biological sciences, clinical research, and biotechnology. Investigators work together in scientific focus groups to translate the remarkable basic science discoveries in stem cell biology into revolutionary new regenerative medicine treatments for major human diseases. This page lists faculty and staff members. Click on a photo to get more information about the member.

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Alaa Abd-Elsayed, MD

Assistant Professor/Medical Director, UW Pain Services

abdelsayed@wisc.edu

Tausif Alam, PhD

Senior Scientist, Surgery / Transplantation

alam@surgery.wisc.edu

608-265-5498

B. Lynn Allen-Hoffmann, PhD

Professor, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

blallenh@wisc.edu

608-262-2884

Aseem Z. Ansari, PhD

Professor, Biochemistry/Genome Center

ansari@biochem.wisc.edu

608-265-4690

Randolph S. Ashton, PhD

Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering

rashton2@wisc.edu

608-316-4312

Alan D. Attie, PhD

Professor, Biochemistry

adattie@wisc.edu

608-262-1372

Craig S. Atwood, PhD

Associate Professor, Medicine

csa@medicine.wisc.edu

608-256-1901

Anjon Audhya

Associate Professor, Biomolecular Chemistry

audhya@wisc.edu

608-262-3761

David J. Beebe, PhD

Professor, Biomedical Engineering

djbeebe@wisc.edu

608-262-2260

Anita Bhattacharyya, PHD

Assistant Professor, Cell and Regenerative Biology

bhattacharyy@waisman.wisc.edu

608-265-6142

Barak Blum, PHD

Assistant Professor, Cell and Regenerative Biology

bblum4@wisc.edu

608-265-5211

Grace Boekhoff-Falk, PHD

Associate Professor, Cell & Regenerative Biology

boekhofffalk@wisc.edu

608-262-1609

Emery H. Bresnick, PHD

Professor, Cell and Regenerative Biology

ehbresni@wisc.edu

608-265-6446

Wade Bushman, MD, PHD

Professor, Urology

bushman@urology.wisc.edu

608-265-8705

Weibo Cai, PHD

Professor, Radiology / Medical Physics / Biomedical Engineering

wcai@uwhealth.org

608-262-1749

Christian Capitini, MD

Assistant Professor, Pediatrics

ccapitini@pediatrics.wisc.edu

608-262-2415

Qiang Chang, PHD

Associate Professor, Med Genetics / Neurology; Director, Waisman Center

qchang@waisman.wisc.edu

608-262-9416

R. Alta Charo, PHD

Professor, Law & Bioethics, Law School

racharo@wisc.edu

608-262-5015

Wendy C. Crone, PHD

Professor, Engineering Physics

crone@engr.wisc.edu

608-262-8384

Erik Dent, PHD

Associate Professor, Neuroscience

ewdent@wisc.edu

608-262-4672

Kenneth DeSantes, MD

Crawford Professor of Pediatric Oncology

kbdesantes@pediatrics.wisc.edu

608-263-8563

4103 Wi Institute Medical Research
1111 Highland Ave
Madison, WI 53705

Robert Drape, MBA

Executive Director, WiCell

rdrape@wicell.org

608-316-4717

WiCell
504 S. Rosa Rd., Suite 101
Madison, WI 53719

Ian D. Duncan, BMVS, PhD

Professor, Veterinary Medicine, Medical Sciences

duncani@svm.vetmed.wisc.edu

608-263-9828

Lee L. Eckhardt, MD

Assistant Professor, Medicine

lle@medicine.wisc.edu

608-265-4188

Marina Emborg, MD, PhD

Professor, Medical Physics

emborg@primate.wisc.edu

608-262-9714

Feyza Engin, PHD

Assistant Professor, Biomolecular Chemistry

fengin@wisc.edu

608-262-6206

Miles Epstein, PhD

Emeritus, Neuroscience

mepstein@wisc.edu

608-263-5074

Norm Fost, MD

Professor Emeritus

ncfost@wisc.edu

608-263-8562

Jacques Galipeau, MD

Professor and Assistant Dean, Medicine

jgalipeau@wisc.edu

608-263-0078

David M. Gamm, MD, PhD

Associate Professor, Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences

dgamm@wisc.edu

608-261-1516

Ying Ge, PhD

Associate Professor, Cell and Regenerative Biology

ge2@wisc.edu

608-263-9212

Alexey V. Glukhov, PhD

Assistant Professor, Medicine

aglukhov@medicine.wisc.edu

(608) 263-2069

8455 Wi Institute Medical Research
1111 Highland Ave
Madison, WI 53705

Thaddeus G. Golos, PhD

Professor, Comparative Bioscience / Obstetrics and Gynecology

golos@primate.wisc.edu

608-263-3567

Timothy Gomez, PhD

Professor, Neuroscience

tmgomez@wisc.edu

608-263-4554

Shaoqin 'Sarah' Gong, PhD

Professor, Biomedical Engineering

sgong@engr.wisc.edu

608-890-3463

Timothy A. Hacker, PhD

Director, Cardiovascular Physiology Core Facility, Medicine

th2@medicine.wisc.edu

608-263-1539

Peiman Hematti, MD

Professor, Medicine / Pediatrics / Surgery / Biomedical Engineering

pxh@medicine.wisc.edu

608-265-0106

Corinne Henak, PhD

Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering (affiliate)

chenak@wisc.edu

Linda F. Hogle, PhD

Professor, Medical History and Bioethics

lfhogle@wisc.edu

608-263-6954

Patrick C.H. Hsieh, MD, PHD

Visiting Professor

phsieh@ibms.sinica.edu.tw

(608) 236-3788

Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Academia Sinica
128 Academia Road, Sec. 2, Nankang, Taipei 115, Taiwan

Jeffrey A. Johnson, PhD

Professor, Pharmaceutical Sciences

jajohnson@pharmacy.wisc.edu

608-262-2893

Robert F. Kalejta, PhD

Professor, Oncology / Molecular Virology

rfkalejta@wisc.edu

608-262-2893

Ronald E. Kalil, PHD

Professor, Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences / Center For Neuroscience

rekalil@wisc.edu

608-265-5546

Timothy Kamp, MD, PHD

Professor, Medicine; Director, Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Center

tjk@medicine.wisc.edu

(608) 263-1172

Junsu Kang, PHD

Assistant Professor, Cell and Regenerative Biology

junsu.kang@wisc.edu

608-262-8678

4451 Wi Institute Medical Research
1111 Highland Ave
Madison, WI 53705

Joseph W. Kemnitz, PHD

Professor, Cell and Regenerative Biology

kemnitz@primate.wisc.edu

608-263-3500

Judith Kimble, PHD

Professor, Biochemistry

jekimble@facstaff.wisc.edu

608-262-6188

Kenneth S. Lee, md, mba

Associate Professor, Diagnostic Radiology

klee2@uwhealth.org

608-263-9387

Youngsook Lee, PHD

Associate Professor, Cell and Regenerative Biology

youngsooklee@wisc.edu

608-265-6352

Wan-Ju Li, PHD

Associate Professor, Orthopedics and Rehabilitation / Biomedical Engineering

li@ortho.wisc.edu

608-263-1338

Bo Liu, PHD

Professor, Surgery

Liub@surgery.wisc.edu

608-263-5931

Tenneille E. Ludwig, PHD

Director, WiCell Stem Cell Bank

tludwig@wicell.org

608-441-2768

Ahmed I. Mahmoud, PHD

Assistant Professor, Cell and Regenerative Biology

aimahmoud@wisc.edu

Wi Institute Medical Research
1111 Highland Ave
Madison, WI 53705

Mark D. Markel, DVM, PHD

Dean, School of Veterinary Medicine

mark.markel@wisc.edu

608-262-3573

Kristyn S. Masters, PHD

Professor. Biomedical Engineering

kmasters@wisc.edu

608-265-4052

M. Elizabeth (Beth) Meyerand, PHD

Professor, Medical Physics / Biomedical Engineering

memeyerand@wisc.edu

608-263-1685

Darcie L. Moore, PHD

Assistant Professor, Neuroscience

darcie.moore@wisc.edu

608-265-7836

Deane Mosher, MD

Professor, Medicine / Biomolecular Chemistry

dfmosher@wisc.edu

608-262-1576

William L. Murphy, PHD

Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Orthopedics & Rehabilitation

wlmurphy@wisc.edu

608-262-2224

Jon S. Odorico, MD

Professor, Surgery

jon@surgery.wisc.edu

608-263-0388

Sean P. Palecek, PHD

Professor, Chemical & Biological Engineering / Biomedical Engineering

palecek@engr.wisc.edu

608-262-8931

Bikash R. Pattnaik, PHD

Associate Professor, Pediatrics / Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

bikashp@pediatrics.wisc.edu

608-417-6446

J. Carter Ralphe, MD

Associate Professor; Chief, Pediatric Cardiology; Director, Pediatric Heart Program

jcralphe@pediatrics.wisc.edu

608-262-1603

Amish N. Raval, MD

Associate Professor, Medicine/Cardiovascular Medicine Division (Biomedical Engineering [Affiliate])

anr@medicine.wisc.edu

608-263-6146

Gail A. Robertson, PHD

Professor, Neuroscience

garobert@wisc.edu

608-265-3339

Subhojit Roy, MD, PHD

Professor, Pathology, Neuroscience

roy27@wisc.edu

608-263-1227

Krishanu Saha, PHD

Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Wisconsin Institute for Discovery

ksaha@wisc.edu

608-316-4313

Jayshree Samanta, PhD

Assistant Professor, Comparative Biosciences

jsamanta@wisc.edu

Veterinary Medicine Building
2015 Linden Dr
Madison, WI 53706

Eric G. Schmuck, PHD

Associate Scientist, Medicine

egs@medicine.wisc.edu

608-263-9449

Linda A. Schuler, VMD, PHD

Professor, Comparative Biosciences

schulerl@svm.vetmed.wisc.edu

608-263-9825

Vijay Setaluri, PHD

Professor, Dermatology

setaluri@wisc.edu

608-263-5362

Nader Sheibani, PHD

Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

nsheibanikar@wisc.edu

608-263-3345

Eric V. Shusta, PHD

Professor, Chemical and Biological Engineering

shusta@engr.wisc.edu

608-265-5103

Melissa Skala, PHD

Associate Professor, Morgridge Institute for Research; Biomedical Engineering

mcskala@wisc.edu

608-316-4108

Igor I. Slukvin, MD, PHD

Professor, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

islukvin@wisc.edu

608-263-0058

Jayne M. Squirrell, PHD

Senior Scientist, Molecular Biology

jsquirre@wisc.edu

608-265-5428

Rupa Sridharan, PHD

Assistant Professor, Cell and Regenerative Biology

rsridharan2@wisc.edu

608-316-4422

Robert Streiffer, PHD

Associate Professor, Bioethics and Philosophy

rstreiffer@wisc.edu

608-262-7490

Masatoshi Suzuki. DVM, PHD

Associate Professor. Comparative Biosciences

msuzuki@svm.vetmed.wisc.edu

608-262-4264

Ei Terasawa, PHD

Professor, Pediatrics / Primate Center

terasawa@primate.wisc.edu

608-263-3579

Susan L. Thibeault, PHD, CCC-SLP

Professor, Surgery / Biomedicial Engineering / Communicative Sciences and Disorders

thibeault@surgery.wisc.edu

608-263-6751

James A. Thomson, VMD, PHD

Director, Regenerative Biology, Morgridge Institute for Research; Professor, Cell and Regenerative Biology

jthomson@morgridge.org

608-316-4348

Lih-Sheng (Tom) Turng, PHD

Professor and Co-Director, Polymer Engineering Center

turng@engr.wisc.edu

608-262-0586

Ray Vanderby, PHD

Professor, Orthopedics and Rehabilitation

vanderby@orthorehab.wisc.edu

608-263-9593

Raghu Vemuganti, PHD

Professor, Neurological Surgery

vemuganti@neurosurgery.wisc.edu

608-263-4055

Jamey Weichert, PHD

Associate Professor, Radiology

jweichert@uwhealth.org

608-265-0835

Nathan Welham, PHD, CCC-SLP

Associate Professor, Otolaryngology / Surgery

welham@surgery.wisc.edu

608-263-4320

Justin Williams, PHD

Professor, Biomedical Engineering

jwilliams@engr.wisc.edu

608-265-3952

John J. Wilson, MD

Associate Professor, Orthopedics and Rehabilitation / Sports Medicine

wilson@ortho.wisc.edu

608-628-8200

Su-Chun Zhang, MD, PHD

Professor, Neuroscience / Neurology / Waisman Center

zhang@waisman.wisc.edu

608-265-2543

Jing Zhang, PHD

Associate Professor, Oncology

zhang@oncology.wisc.edu

608-262-2177

Xinyu Zhao, PHD

Professor, Neuroscience / Waisman Center

xinyu.zhao@wisc.edu

608-890-0173

Jing Zheng, PHD

Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology

jzheng@wisc.edu

608-267-6314