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Quarterly

Quarterly is the magazine for alumni, friends, faculty and students of the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. Quarterly is published four times a year by the Wisconsin Medical Alumni Association and UW School of Medicine and Public Health and includes news, alumni profiles, student-life stories, class notes and more.

 

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Hope Villiard

Focus on Rural Health

 

The UW School of Medicine and Public Health and its partners in Marshfield, La Crosse and Green Bay are training medical students like Hope Villiard (pictured at left) to care for underserved populations.

 

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Ebola

Extending the Wisconsin Idea Globally

 

Hannah Kirking, MD ’10, Gregg Mitman, PhD ’88, and Janis Tupesis, MD ’01, share Badger ties as University of Wisconsin-Madison alumni. Their stories converge in the 2014-2015 Ebola epidemic as it swept through Liberia in western Africa, fracturing families, medical care, public health and society.

 

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David Duppler

Going the Extra Mile - And Then Some

 

Not everyone would take time away from a busy surgical practice to serve in a war zone. But that’s what David W. Duppler, MD ’80, did. About traveling 7,000 miles to volunteer as a surgeon in Afghanistan, he explains, “It was just time.”

 

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Brock Polnaszek 

No Time to Slow Down

 

Medical student Brock Polnaszek completed his first Ironman in September 2014 and ran his first Boston Marathon — his seventh marathon — in April 2015. He has accomplished this while managing the pain of rheumatoid arthritis, which he refuses to let slow him down.

 

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Jim Berbee and Karen Walsh

Major Gift Enhances Emergency Medicine

 

Karen Walsh and Jim Berbee, MD (PG ’14), MBA, like to fly under the radar as much as possible with their philanthropy. But that became challenging when the couple donated $10 million to the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health (SMPH) for the Department of Emergency Medicine.

 

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Class Notes

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