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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. He is the author of "Behavioral and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia," published in 2020.



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Psychiatric Institute and Clinic
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UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Psychiatry

Professional Certifications and Education

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

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PubMed Articles
Reardon CL Buhr KA Factor RM Walaszek A Zeidler Schreiter E Integrated Care: Should It Count as Community Psychiatry Training for Psychiatry Residents? Community Ment Health J . 2019 Nov;55(8):1275-1278
[PubMed ID: 31076982]
Bessey LJ Walaszek A Management of Behavioral and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia. Curr Psychiatry Rep . 2019 Jul 1;21(8):66
[PubMed ID: 31264056]
De Golia SG Cagande CC Ahn MS Cullins LM Walaszek A Cowley DS Faculty Development for Teaching Faculty in Psychiatry: Where We Are and What We Need. Acad Psychiatry . 2019 Apr;43(2):184-190
[PubMed ID: 29626292]
Radue R Walaszek A Asthana S Neuropsychiatric symptoms in dementia. Handb Clin Neurol . 2019;167:437-454
[PubMed ID: 31753148]
Mahoney N Walaszek A Caudill R Incorporating Technology into the Psychiatric Residency Curriculum. Acad Psychiatry . 2018 Dec;42(6):847-851
[PubMed ID: 30203152]
Ahearn E Walaszek A When Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Charles Bonnet Syndrome Become Lewy Body Dementia. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry . 2018 Aug;26(8):911
[PubMed ID: 29778582]
Reardon CL Creado S Hafer R Howell-Little E Langheim FJ Lee ER McDonald JM Peterson MJ Walaszek A A Curriculum for Residents to Develop Successful Quality Improvement Projects. WMJ . 2018 Jun;117(2):79-82
[PubMed ID: 30048577]
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]