Wendy L. Peltier, MDWendy L. Peltier, MD

Associate Professor of Neurology
Associate Professor of Medicine
Section Head of the Palliative Care Center in the Division of Hematology and Oncology

Online Provider Directory Profile Page


  • Palliative Care


  • Palliative Care in serious illness including lung cancer, brain injury and advanced heart failure


  • MD, Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL, 1987 - 1991


  • Internal Medicine Internship, Rush Presbyterian St. Luke's Hospital, Chicago, IL, 1991 - 1992
  • Neurology Residency, University of Michigan Hospitals, Ann Arbor, MI, 1992 - 1995
  • Neuromuscular Fellowship, University of Michigan Hospitals, Ann Arbor, MI, 1995-1996


  • American Academy of Neurology (AAN), 1992
  • American Medical Association, 1993
  • American Academy of Electrodiagnostic Medicine, 1994
  • Wisconsin State Medical Society, 1996
  • Medical Society of Milwaukee County, 1996
  • ALS Association of Southeastern Wisconsin, 2000
  • Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) -- Task Force on GME Core Competencies, 2000
  • Chair, AAN Neurology Program Consortium, 2001


  • Community Health Award, Rush Medical College, 1988
  • Resident Teaching Award, Rush Presbyterian St. Luke's Hospital, 1992
  • Community Recognition Award "40 under 40: Business Leaders for the New Millennium", Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 1997
  • Edward J. Lennon Endowed Clinical Teaching Award, Medical College of Wisconsin, 1999

Clinical/Research Interests

  • Mitochondrial Myopathy
  • Inflammatory Nerve and Muscle Disease
  • Medical Education

Recent Publications