Our People

In 2013, the Department of Pediatrics had 321 employees: 148 faculty (all tracks) and 173 staff.

Department of Pediatrics Staff

Faculty Transitions

In 2013, the department recruited eight new faculty:

Name Division Recruited From
Brittany Allen, MD General Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine Northwestern University/Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago; Chicago, IL
Paula Cody, MD, MPH General Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine Medical College of Wisconsin/Children's Hospital of Wisconsin; Milwaukee, WI
Ryan Coller, MD, MPH Hospital Medicine University of California–Los Angeles/Mattel Children’s Hospital; Los Angeles, CA
Olachi Mezu-Ndubuisi, MD, OD Neonatology & Newborn Nursery University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center; Chicago, IL
Kirstin Nackers, MD Hospital Medicine Pediatric residency, University of Wisconsin–Madison; Madison, WI
Sima Ramratnam, MD, MPH Pulmonology & Sleep Medicine University of Pittsburgh/Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC; Pittsburgh, PA
Jennifer Rehm, MD Endocrinology & Diabetes Endocrinology fellowship, University of Wisconsin–Madison; Madison, WI
Maria Stanley, MD Neurodevelopmental-Behavioral Pediatrics Indiana University School of Medicine; Indianapolis, IN

The following faculty left the department in 2013:

  • Theresa Guilbert, MD, MPH (Pulmonology & Sleep Medicine)
  • Meredith Lease, MD (Hospital Medicine)
  • ChuRi Shin, MD (Hematology, Oncology & Bone Marrow Transplant)

Faculty Promotions

Name Track Promotion to Rank
Mei Baker, MD CHS Associate Professor
James Conway, MD CHS Professor
Elizabeth Cox, MD, PhD Tenure Associate Professor
Jonathan Fliegel, MD CHS Associate Professor
Paul Neary, MD Clinician-Teacher Associate Professor
Michael Porte, MD Clinician-Teacher Professor
Catherine (Casey) Reiser, MS, CGC CHS Associate Professor (transition from faculty associate)