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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Art Walaszek, MD, earned his medical degree from Northwestern University, completed his Psychiatry residency at the University of Washington in Seattle, and completed a fellowship in Geriatric Psychiatry at Northwestern Memorial Hospital.  His clinical expertise is in mental illness among older adults, including depression, anxiety and dementia.



UW Health Clinics

Psychiatric Institute and Clinic
(608) 232-3171 | (888)703-2778 | Map

Hospital Affiliation(s)

University Hospital (primary)
Veterans Hospital - Wm. S. Middleton Memorial (secondary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Psychiatry

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Psychiatry
Geriatric Psychiatry
Fellowship Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL
Residency University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA
Medical School Northwestern University, 1997


Madison Magazine Top Docs 2016

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Madison Magazine Top Docs 2012

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PubMed Articles
Walaszek A . Keep Calm and Recruit On: Residency Recruitment in an Era of Increased Anxiety about the Future of Psychiatry. Acad Psychiatry. 2017 Apr;41(2):213-220
[PubMed ID: 28188506]
Reardon CL Walaszek A . Residency Patient Safety Curricula and American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Patient Safety Courses. Acad Psychiatry. 2016 Oct;40(5):861-2
[PubMed ID: 27400693]
Boland RJ Walaszek A Bentman A DeJong SM Travis MJ Sudak DM Brenner AM Varley CK . The AADPRT Position on Resident Duty Hours in the Learning and Working Environment. Acad Psychiatry. 2016 Aug;40(4):637-41
[PubMed ID: 27142838]
Reardon CL Walaszek A . Neurology didactic curricula for psychiatry residents: a review of the literature and a survey of program directors. Acad Psychiatry. 2012 Mar 1;36(2):110-3
[PubMed ID: 22532199]
Walaszek A Rieder R . Becoming a psychiatrist-researcher: what it means and how to do it. Acad Psychiatry. 2011 Jan-Feb;35(1):58-64
[PubMed ID: 21209410]
Walaszek A . Clinical ethics issues in geriatric psychiatry. Psychiatr Clin North Am. 2009 Jun;32(2):343-59
[PubMed ID: 19486818]
Walaszek A . Quality and quantity: gauging the effects of the new ACGME program requirements for inpatient psychiatric education. Acad Psychiatry. 2007 Jul-Aug;31(4):261-5
[PubMed ID: 17626186]