Meet Our Teams


Curt D. Sigmund, PhD

James J. Smith & Catherine Welsch Smith Professor of Physiology; Chair of Physiology; Associate Director, Cardiovascular Center

(414) 955-8277


Allen W. Cowley, Jr., PhD

Harry & Gertrude Hack Term Professorship in Physiology

(414) 955-8277


Melinda R. Dwinell, PhD

Professor; Associate Director, Education, Genomic Sciences and Precision Medicine Center

(414) 955-4498


Justin L. Grobe, PhD

Associate Professor, Physiology & Biomedical Engineering; Director, Comprehensive Rodent Metabolic Phenotyping Core

(414) 955-4981


Anne E. Kwitek, PhD

Associate Professor, Physiology & Medicine

(414) 955-8241


Mingyu Liang, MB, PhD

Professor and Eminent Scholar; Director, Center of Systems Molecular Medicine

(414) 955-8539


Julian H. Lombard, PhD

Professor; Physiology Course Director

(414) 955-8530

Secondary Appointments

Xiaowen Bai, PhD
Associate Professor, Anesthesiology
(414) 955-5755 |

Ivor J. Benjamin, MD
Professor, Medicine
(414) 955-6716 |

Andreas Beyer, PhD
Assistant Professor, Medicine
(414) 456-7514 |

Zeljko J. Bosnjak, PhD
Professor, Anesthesiology
(414) 456-5687 |

Ulrich Broeckel, MD
Professor, Medicine
(414) 955-2382 |

Pradeep Chaluvally-Raghavan, PhD
Assistant Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology
(414) 805-6600 |

Ranjan K. Dash, PhD
Associate Professor, Marquette University and Medical College of Wisconsin Department of Biomedical Engineering
(414) 955-4497 |

Caron Dean-Bernhoft, PhD
Associate Professor, Anesthesiology
(414) 384-2000 x41577 |

Thomas J. Ebert, MD, PhD
Professor, Anesthesiology
(414) 384-2000 x42424 |

Andrew S. Greene, PhD 
Professor, Physiology
(414) 955-8671 |

David D. Gutterman, MD 
Senior Associate Director of the Cardiovascular Center 
Northwestern Mutual Professor in Cardiology 
(414) 955-8595 |

Elizabeth R. Jacobs, MD 
Professor and Chief, Medicine 
(414) 456-7042 |

Jack G. Kleinman, MD 
Professor, Medicine 
(414) 805-9050 | kleinman@mcw.ed

Michael Lawlor, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Pathology | (414) 955-2959

Meetha M. Medhora, PhD 
Associate Professor, Radiation Oncology 
(414) 955-5612 |

Joshua A. Meskin, MD 
Assistant Professor, Medicine 
(414) 955-6777 |

Sunila Pradeep, PhD
Assistant Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology
(414) 955-2673 |

Hershel Raff, PhD 
Professor, Medicine, Physiology and Surgery 
(414) 649-6421 |

Ramani Ramchandran, PhD 
Associate Professor, Pediatrics 
(414) 955-2387 |

Andrey Sorokin, PhD
Professor, Medicine (Nephrology)
(414) 955-4438 |

David F. Stowe, MD, PhD 
Professor, Anesthesiology 
(414) 456-5722 |

Tao Wang, PhD 
Associate Professor, Biostatistics 
(414) 955-4339 |

Adjunct Faculty

Michael J. Flister, PhD
Assistant Professor, Physiology

Masumi Hirabayashi, PhD
National Institute for Physiological Sciences; Japan

John LaDisa, PhD
Associate Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Marquette University | (414) 288-6739

Yan Lu, PhD
Institute of Translational Medicine | Zhejiang University

Paul Martino, PhD
Adjunct Professor, Physiology

David L. Mattson, PhD
Professor, Physiology

Takefumi Mori, MD, PhD
Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine; Sendai, Japan

Lawrence G. Pan, PhD
Marquette University; Milwaukee, WI

Paula E. Papanek, PhD
Marquette University; Milwaukee, WI

Roy M. Smeal, PhD
University of Utah College of Pharmacy

Peter J. Tonellato, PhD
UW-Milwaukee; Milwaukee, WI |
Harvard Medical School |

Dexuan Xie, PhD
UW-Milwaukee; Milwaukee, WI

Emeritus Faculty

David R. Harder, PhD
Professor, Emeritus | Medical College of Wisconsin

Jean-Francois Liard, MD, PhD
Professor, Emeritus | Medical College of Wisconsin

William J. Stekiel, PhD
Professor, Emeritus | Medical College of Wisconsin