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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Walter Longo is a tenured transplant physician for the adult bone marrow transplant program. His fellowship began in 1982, and in 1986 Dr. Longo joined the faculty of the UW School of Medicine and Public Health. In conjunction with the other transplant physicians, he provides inpatient and outpatient care for adult transplant patients as well as outreach clinical services in Portage, Wisconsin. In addition, Dr. Longo has developed autologous and allogeneic transplant protocols for several hematologic diseases and has acted as principal investigator on multi-institution, industry-related clinical trials.



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Hospital Affiliation(s)

University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics (primary)
Veterans Hospital - Wm. S. Middleton Memorial (secondary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Medicine

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Internal Medicine
Medical Oncology
Fellowship UW Hospital and ClinicsUniversity of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics
Residency Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Internship Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Medical School University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, 1977


UW Health Patient Experience Physician Champion Award 2014

Best Doctors® in America 2014

Best Doctors® in America 2013

Madison Magazine Top Docs 2012

Best Doctors® in America 2011

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Our doctors provide a wide range of services. The following list represents some, but not all, of the procedures offered by this physician.


Dr. Longo's current research activities include immunotherapy after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, non-myeloablative stem cell transplantation, and treatment of myelodysplastic syndromes and acute myelogenous leukemia.

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