Madison, Wisconsin

"Our fellowship has launched the careers of a number of clinician scientists who are now leaders within the VA and beyond."

From the Madison Directors

Madison SiteCurrently seeking physician and other doctorally prepared clinician fellowship applicants! If interested contact Dr Molly Carnes by email or click Apply Now!for our general online, initial application process.

Location: William S Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital, 2500 Overlook Terrace, Madison, WI 

Fellowship Site Established: 1995

Academic Affiliations: University of Wisconsin (UW)-Madison, School of Medicine and Public Health

Molly Carnes, MD, MSDirector: Molly Carnes, MD, MS

Professor, Departments of Medicine, Psychiatry, and Industrial & Systems Engineering, UW-Madison

Director, Center for Women's Health Research

Co-Director, Women in Science and Engineering Leadership Institute (WISELI)


VA picture   Assistant Director: Nicole Rogus-Pulia, PhD, CCC-SLP

   Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Department of Medicine

   Division of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck, Department of Surgery

   University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health

   Director of Swallowing and Salivary Bioscience Program

   Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center (GRECC)


Fellowship Site Focus: Each fellow completes an individualized career development plan (ICDP) around 6 core areas essential to a successful research-based academic career. (See Madison Activities and Projects for more information).

Fellowship Site Goal: To train future leaders in academic health sciences who will be engaged in research teaching and program development that will improve the health of women.

Research Foci: Sex and gender issues in health, disease and academic career development.

Fellowship Related Websites: University of Wisconsin (UW) Center for Women's Health Research (CWHR) and Women in Science and Engineering Leadership Institute (WISELI)

Madison Fellows: Click to find out about Madison Fellows

Madison Activities and Projects: Click for research, education and clinical activities information

Madison Publications and Presentations: Click for a list of Madison publications and presentations

Living in Madison: Click to find out more about Living in Madison