Emergency Medicine
Nancy Jacobson, MD

Nancy Jacobson, MD

Assistant Professor; System Director, Quality, Safety, and Experience ; Medical Director, Emergency Medicine; Patient Safety and Quality Officer, Emergency Medicine

Contact Information


Undergraduate Education, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2009
Medical Education, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2014
Emergency Medicine Residency Training, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2017


Nancy Jacobson received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2009 and her Doctor of Medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin in 2014. She went on to complete an emergency medicine residency at the Medical College of Wisconsin, ending in 2017. She splits her clinical practice between Froedtert Hospital and the Clement J. Zablocki VA Medical Center. She is committed to improving patient quality safety and experience in the Department of Emergency Medicine, as well as being dedicated to resident education and wellbeing.

Academic & Research Interests

  • Quality improvement and patient safety
  • Emergency medicine clinical operations and administration
  • Patient experience
  • Resident physician wellness
  • Qualitative research in emergency medicine

Board Certifications
American Board of Emergency Medicine, 2018

Professional Memberships/Leadership Roles

  • Society for Academic Emergency Medicine

Leadership Roles

  • System Director of Quality Safety and Experience
  • Patient Safety Quality Officer Froedtert Hospital Emergency Department
  • Medical Director Froedtert Emergency Department
  • Resident Wellness Committee Faculty Co-Chair
  • Course Co-Director Scholars and Quality Improvement Patient Safety