The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health has consistently ranked among U.S. News and World Report's best medical schools for primary care and research.

Here's a quick look at this world-class institution. 

Faculty and staff (Fall 2021)
Clinical adjunct track 1,003
Clinical/health sciences track 744
Clinical-teacher track 588
Tenure track 496
Academic staff 2,135
University staff 454


Students and trainees (2021)
Doctor of Medicine (MD) 683
Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) 119
Master of Genetic Counselor Studies (MGCS) 15
Master of Public Health (MPH) 118
Medical Scientist Training Program (MD/PhD) 75
MS in basic sciences 51
PhD in basic sciences 610
Master of Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS) 130
Postdoctoral fellows 187
Professional development/CME participants 47,294
Residents/fellows, clinical 796


Extramural research support (fiscal year 2019-20)
Federal awards $222.2 million
Non-federal awards $216.9 million
Total $439 million
Grants obtained by SMPH faculty constitute 41% of total grants to UW-Madison during 2019-20.


Expenditures by source of funds (fiscal year 2020-21)
Federal and non-federal grants $320 million
UW Health $221 million
State/university $91 million
Other hospital agreements $7 million
Gifts and endowments and WPP $53 million
Other (WARF + chargeback + other) $35 million
Total $727 million


Wisconsin Partnership Program (2020-21)
Community grants $6.3 million
Faculty grants $2.9 million
Total $9.2 million