Athena Poppas
Profile
April 12, 2023 VOL 25 NO 1

Athena Poppas Blazes Trails for Women in Cardiology

After she earned her medical degree from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health in 1989, it would have been easy for Athena Poppas, MD ’89 (PG ’92), to have chosen a specialty that was more typical for women.

Rebecca Blank
In Memoriam
April 12, 2023 VOL 25 NO 1

In Memoriam: Rebecca Blank, Gary Lyons, Alice McPherson

Goodbye dear friends: Rebecca M. Blank, Gary E. Lyons, and Alice R. McPherson

MD alumni
Class Notes
April 12, 2023 VOL 25 NO 1

Class Notes & Alumni Updates From Sports Medicine Specialists

Three Sports Medicine Specialists Share Updates

A smiling middle-aged couple at a Badger game
Profile
January 12, 2023 VOL 24 NO 4

Rolf Lulloff’s Lifelong Passions Fuel Today’s Ventures

After losing his wife to Parkinson's, Lulloff co-founded an organization that provides education and support for people and families affected by neurological conditions.

Rom Stevens
Creative Healers
November 22, 2022 VOL 24 NO 3

Experiences During a Medical Mission in Ukraine

The retired U.S. Navy veteran answered the Ukrainian Ministry of Health's call for foreign doctors with war experience.

Kyla Lee and medical students
Profile
November 17, 2022 VOL 24 NO 3

Kyla Lee’s Reflective Style Guides Her Actions

Lee aims to strengthen the school by building relationships between students and alumni.

Ada Fischer
In Memoriam
November 12, 2022 VOL 24 NO 4

In Memoriam: Ada M. Fischer

MD alumni
Class Notes
November 12, 2022 VOL 24 NO 4

Class Notes & Alumni Updates From MPH Graduates

Smiling group of scholarship recipients
Impactful Giving
July 21, 2022 VOL 24 NO 2

Scholarship Donors Help Support Future Physicians

Wisconsin Medical Alumni Association matching funds helped create 32 new scholarships and enhance 16 existing scholarships.

Benjamin Weston
Profile
April 20, 2022 VOL 24 NO 1

Benjamin Weston Translates Training Into Leadership in Medicine and Public Health

The drive that led him to establish Health Classrooms Foundation has led to a wide range of professional responsibilities that bridge clinical care and public health.

Michelle Buelow
Awards & Honors
April 20, 2022 VOL 24 NO 1

Michelle Buelow Receives Max Fox Award

The annual award goes to a Wisconsin physician whose outstanding service as a preceptor has played an important role in the education of UW medical students.

Karen Peterson
Profile
October 28, 2021 VOL 23 NO 3

Karen Peterson Retires From Wisconsin Medical Alumni Association After Two Decades of Leadership

Peterson proudly counts the number of Homecoming Weekends she has celebrated while leading the Wisconsin Medical Alumni Association — 21 as of October 2021.