Present Appointment/Position


University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

2014 – Present              Clinical Adjunct Professor of Medicine

Aurora Health Care – St. Luke’s Medical Center

 1997-Present                 Transplant Advisory Committee – Member

1995-Present                 Medical Director, Pulmonary Hypertension Clinic

1990- Present                Staff Physician in Thoracic Organ Transplant Clinic

American College of Chest Physicians

1994-Present                 Editorial Board paper reviewer

Independent Physician’s Network (IPN)

1997-Present                 Elected Board Member (currently on second 3-year term)


Blue Cross/Blue Shield/Compcare


1998-Present                 Cardiovascular Medicine consultant


Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography


2006 – Present              Member



Past Appointments/Positions


University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health


2013-2014                     Clinical Adjunct Associate Professor of Medicine


1998-2013                     Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine


  • Associate Professor of Medicine


  • Assistant Professor of Medicine


Medical College of WI

1987-1992                     Clinical Instructor of Surgery; Department of Emergency Medicine Trauma

Aurora Health Care – St. Luke’s Medical Center


2002-2006                     Quality Management Committee —


2002-2006                     Secretary – Treasurer of the Medical Staff, Aurora-St. Luke’s Medical Center


2000-2006                     Medical Director, Coronary Intensive Care Unit, Aurora-St. Luke’s

Medical Center


American Heart Association


1994-1999                     Board of Governors, WI Affiliate


1992-1998                     ACLS Affiliate faculty for the State of WI


Pulmonary Hypertension Association


2014- Present                Review Committee


1992- 2001                    Scientific Advisory Board Member


ACCME (Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education)


1995-1998                     AMA appointee to the National Council


  • Site Surveyor

State Medical Society of WI


1987-1997                     Chairperson, Continuing Medical Education Commission

(State credentialing body)


  • Member, Continuing Medical Education Commission


Health Care Network Advisory Committee (HCN)


1998- 2002                    Medical Advisory Committee Member


Certification and Licensure


2008   Certified – Cardiovascular Computed Tomography; SCCT

2001   Board Certified – Cardiovascular Disease; ABIM

1985   Board Certified – Internal Medicine; ABIM


DEA:     AZ2384838

License:  WI – 25815



Active Clinical Privileges


05/10/88 – Present                 Aurora Health Care – St. Luke’s Medical Center

2900 W. Oklahoma Avenue

Milwaukee, WI  53215

                                                ACTIVE STAFF


04/04/88 – Present                 Aurora Health Care – Sinai Medical Center

945 N. 12th Street

Milwaukee, WI  53233

                                                ACTIVE STAFF


06/01/98 – Present                 Aurora Health Care – West Allis Memorial Hospital

8901 W. Lincoln Avenue

West Allis, WI  53227

                                                CONSULTING STAFF


11/14/85 – Present                 Columbia*St. Mary’s / Milwaukee Division / St. Mary’s Campus

2323 N. Lake Drive

Milwaukee, WI   53211

                                                CONSULTING STAFF




09/01/02 – Present                 Select Specialty Hospital / St. Luke’s Medical Center

2900 W. Oklahoma Avenue

Milwaukee, WI   53215

                                                ACTIVE STAFF


07/17/88 – Present                 Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare / St. Francis Hospital

3237 S. 16th Street

Milwaukee, WI  53215

                                                COURTESY STAFF



Professional Society Memberships


American College of Cardiology


1993-Present     Fellowship

1987-1993         Member

1985-1987         Associate Member



American College of Cardiology – Women in Cardiology


2008-Present     Member



American College of Chest Physicians


  • 1992-Present Fellowship
    • Member



American College of Physicians


1991-Present     Fellowship

1985-1991         Member

1982-1985         Associate Member


Pulmonary Hypertension Association – International


1994- 2001        Board Member



International Society for Adult Congenital Cardiac Disease


1996-Present     Member



Critical Care Medicine


1985-1998         Member

Educational Activities and Presentations




2013                November 6-7             Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center / Clinical Preceptorship

April 17-18                   Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center / Clinical Preceptorship


2012                October 17-18             Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center / Industry Preceptorship

August 22-23              Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center / Clinical Preceptorship