Sheridan Ryan

Sheridan Ryan, JD, PT, CPHRMAssociate Director, Risk Management

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Sheridan Ryan, JD, PT, CPHRM, CTM is Associate Director of Risk Management at the Medical College of Wisconsin. Sheridan is a certified threat manager (CTM), certified by the Association of Threat Assessment Professionals (ATAP). In that capacity, she provides threat management services to Medical College of Wisconsin's 2,000 healthcare providers and leads the MCW-Froedtert Hospital-CHW Threat Assessment Team. Sheridan serves on ATAP’s Certification Committee, is the principal organizer of the department’s annual “Threat Assessment and Management with a Healthcare Focus” seminar, and has authored numerous articles on threat assessment and management in healthcare.

As a certified professional in healthcare risk management (CPHRM), Sheridan provides clinical and legal risk management services to MCW's faculty and staff.

Prior to joining MCW's risk management department in January 2009, Sheridan worked as a plaintiff's personal injury attorney in Texas and Chicago, litigating medical malpractice and other injury cases. Before becoming an attorney, Sheridan practiced as a physical therapist in a variety of health-care settings.