2017 Doctor Day Hosts

Medical College of Wisconsin

The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) is the state’s only private medical school and health sciences graduate school. MCW is dedicated to leadership and excellence in education, patient care, research and service. Over 1,200 students are enrolled in MCW’s medical and graduate school programs. Approximately 1,540 MCW physicians provide care in virtually every medical specialty, representing more than 1.6 million patient visits.  To learn more, please visit www.mcw.edu or contact Kathryn Kuhn, Vice President of Government and Community Relations at 414.955.8217.

University of Wisconsin - School of Medicine and Public Health

The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health in Madison is committed to improving the health of the citizens of Wisconsin and beyond through education, research and service. We are developing new approaches for preventing, diagnosing and treating illness by uniting the principles and power of traditional medicine and public health.

Wisconsin Academy of Family Physicians

The mission of the WAFP is to promote excellence in health care and to improve the health of the people of Wisconsin through the advancement of the art and science of Family Medicine, the specialty of Family Medicine and the professional growth of Family Physicians.

Wisconsin Academy of Ophthalmology

The mission of the Wisconsin Academy of Ophthalmology is to promote quality eye care for the citizens of Wisconsin by providing its members with resources including professional education, legislative advocacy, and membership services to enhance the practice of ophthalmology in Wisconsin.

Wisconsin Association of Hematology and Oncology

Promoting excellence in the care of patients with cancer and hematological disorders. The society represents cancer care providers throughout the state of Wisconsin, and is the largest organization in the state representing oncologists. We are active in numerous healthcare issues facing those involved in cancer care, including reimbursement and practice management, clinical trials, off-label drug use for chemotherapy pharmaceuticals and advocacy with Medicare, managed care companies and state and federal policy makers.

Wisconsin Association of Osteopathic Physicians & Surgeons

The purpose and mission of the Association shall be to promote the distinctive philosophy and practice of osteopathic medicine in Wisconsin through continuing medical education, support for osteopathic physicians in practice, and advocacy for osteopathic medicine. In addition, the Association will apply osteopathic philosophy to advocate for a health care delivery system that maximizes the health of our communities.

Wisconsin Chapter - American College of Cardiology

The Wisconsin Chapter of the American College of Cardiology represents over 650 members. The Chapter was established in 1992 and is committed to connecting members with other professionals, providing outstanding local educational opportunities, representing practice needs, and representing physicians and their patients on pertinent healthcare advocacy issues. To learn more about the Wisconsin Chapter of the American College of Cardiology, please visit the website at www.wcacc.org or telephone 630-972-8400

Wisconsin Chapter American College of Emergency Physicians

Wisconsin Chapter ACEP is one of 53 chapters chartered by the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP). WACEP represents a diverse group of over 500 emergency physicians, residents and medical students including academicians, physicians in private practice, employed physicians, independent physicians and more. WACEP represents the principles of the emergency medicine specialty and acts as a unifying force for emergency physicians facing practice challenges in a rapidly changing environment..

Wisconsin Chapter - American Academy of Pediatrics

The Wisconsin Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (WIAAP) is committed to the attainment of optimal physical, mental and social health and well-being for all infants, children, adolescents and young adults. Through advocacy and collaboration with partners in the public and private sectors, WIAAP provides support and education for our members, allowing them to continue to be the most effective child healthcare providers.

Wisconsin Chapter of the American College of Physicians

The Wisconsin Chapter of the American College of Physicians (ACP) is a chapter of the national organization for internists — physician specialists who apply scientific knowledge and clinical expertise to the diagnosis, treatment, and compassionate care of adults across the spectrum from health to complex illness. ACP is the largest medical-specialty organization and second-largest physician group in the United States. To learn more about ACP-WI, please contact Chapter Executive, Jenni Kilpatrick, by phone at
414-276-8788 or email, jenni@svinicki.com.

Wisconsin Dermatological Society

The Wisconsin Dermatological Society is a non-profit association of dermatologists throughout the state of Wisconsin. The WDS provides support for continued medical education in the field of dermatology, and collaboration among dermatologists to address issues affecting the cutaneous health of the people of Wisconsin. For more information, visit the WDS website at www.widermsociety.org.

Wisconsin Medical Group Management Association

The Wisconsin Medical Group Management Association the leading voice for medical group practice executives in Wisconsin. The WMGMA is comprised of over 200 members who lead and manage nearly 100 unique medical practices across the state. The WMGMA serves as a resource for information, education, networking, and advocacy opportunities for all medical group management professionals

Wisconsin Medical Society

The Wisconsin Medical Society (Society) is the largest physician advocacy organization in Wisconsin, representing more than 12,800 physicians and their patients. A trusted health policy leader and professional development resource, the Society has a rich and proud history advancing the science and art of medicine.

Wisconsin Neurological Society

The Wisconsin Neurological Society was founded in 1974 and is committed to advancing the field of Neurology in Wisconsin through education and sharing of scientific information. The Society represents over 200 neurologists throughout the state providing high quality patient care, research and training. To learn more visit our website at www.wineurolsoc.com.

Wisconsin Orthopedic Society

The purpose of the Wisconsin Orthopaedic Society is to enhance the commitment of the practicing orthopaedic surgeons in Wisconsin to stay abreast of current information and advancements in the dynamic practice of modern orthopaedic surgery, to maintain the hightest medical and ethical standards, and  ultimately to improve service and optimize care to our patients. This is encouraged by our members and by selected guest speakers and annual meetings. For more information contact our Executive Director Deb Soik at dsoik@mcw.edu or WOS President Jon Henry, MD at jhenry@baycare.net

Wisconsin Psychiatric Association

The Wisconsin Psychiatric Association represents over 400 members throughout the state dedicated to patient care, education and research. Psychiatrists are qualified to assess both the mental and physical aspects of psychological disturbance and specialize in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of mental health, including substance use disorders. The Association and its members work together to ensure the effective care and treatment for all persons with mental disorders. To learn more, visit the WPA website at www.thewpa.org. You can also contact the WPA office at 920-560-5643, or wpa@badgerbay.co.

Wisconsin Radiological Society

The Wisconsin Radiological Society (WRS) is a chapter of the American College of Radiology, serving over 750 diagnostic radiologists, interventional radiologists, nuclear medicine physicians, physicists and radiation oncologists in the state of Wisconsin.  The purpose of the Wisconsin Radiological Society reflects that of the American College of Radiology; advancing the science of radiology, improving radiologic service to patients and the medical community, and studying the economics of radiology; the encouragement of improved and continuing education for radiologists; and the establishment and maintenance of high medical and ethical standards in the practice of radiology.  To learn more about WRS, please contact the WRS directly by phone at 414-755-6293 or by email, info@wi-rad.org.

Wisconsin Section-The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

WI-ACOG is the leading professional association of physicians specializing in women’s health care. The Section represents over 600 obstetricians and gynecologists from throughout the state and works to protect and improve the health and welfare of all women in Wisconsin. To learn more, contact the WI-ACOG office directly at 920-560-5636 or w-acog@badgerbay.co.

Wisconsin Society of Anesthesiologists

The Wisconsin Society of Anesthesiologists (WSA) was chartered by the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) in 1947 as its 14th component state society.  From an initial small group of members, the WSA has grown to over 900 total members.  The Society has 500+ Active members, 150+ Resident members from the two training centers at Medical College of Wisconsin and University of Wisconsin-Madison, as well as scientist and affiliate members.Please contact Eric Jensen at (608) 287-3281 if you have questions.

Wisconsin Society of Pathologists

Founded in 1940, the Wisconsin Society of Pathologists, an organization of board-certified pathologists, serves and represents the interest of patients, pathologists, and the public by fostering excellence in the practice of pathology and laboratory medicine, and by keeping abreast of all clinical and scientific issues in the State of Wisconsin.

Wisconsin Society of Plastic Surgeons

The Wisconsin Society of Plastic Surgeons (WSPS) is a state partner of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Established in 2959, the Society represents highly trained plastic surgeons in Wisconsin, and offers quality patient-centered plastic surgical education through its annual conference. Members receive timely news and access to resources both electronically and through interactions among colleagues. For more information, visit the WSPS website at www.wisocietyplasticsurgery.com.

Wisconsin Surgical Society

Founded in 1946, The Wisconsin Surgical Society, A Chapter of the American College of Surgeons, (WSS) stated its business and purposes to be “...the cultivation and the improvement of the science and art of surgery for the betterment of surgical care of the citizens of Wisconsin and the closer professional and social relations of the surgeons of the state and such other matters as may properly come before its sphere.” For more information, please visit our website at www.wisurgicalsociety.com. You can contact us directly at wisurgical@att.net or by calling 414.617.0880.