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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Tupesis' primary interest lies in the development of new and innovative residency curricula and evaluation methodology. He is involved in projects establishing graduate medical education programs in resource-limited settings in both Liberia and Ethiopia, partnering with multiple other academic institutions.


Emergency Medicine


University Hospital
(608) 262-2398 | (800) 323-8942 | Map

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Emergency Medicine

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Emergency Medicine
Residency University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL
Medical School University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health (formerly UW Medical School), Madison, WI

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Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.

Dr. Tupesis' research interests focus on resident education and international health.

PubMed Articles
Rybarczyk MM Muck A Kolkowitz I Tupesis JP Jacquet GA Global Health Training in U.S. Emergency Medicine Residency Programs. AEM Educ Train . 2021 Apr;5(2):e10451
[PubMed ID: 33796802]
Jahn HK Kwan J O'Reilly G Geduld H Douglass K Tenner A Wallis L Tupesis J Mowafi HO Towards developing a consensus assessment framework for global emergency medicine fellowships. BMC Emerg Med . 2019 Nov 11;19(1):68
[PubMed ID: 31711428]
Jacquet GA Umoren RA Hayward AS Myers JG Modi P Dunlop SJ Sarfaty S Hauswald M Tupesis JP The Practitioner's Guide to Global Health: an interactive, online, open-access curriculum preparing medical learners for global health experiences. Med Educ Online . 2018 Dec;23(1):1503914
[PubMed ID: 30081760]
Jacquet GA Sarfaty S Tupesis JP Comments on 'Protecting the health of medical students on international electives in low-resource settings'. J Travel Med . 2018 Jan 1;25(1)
[PubMed ID: 29608737]
McQuilkin PA Niescierenko M Beddoe AM Goentzel J Graham EA Henwood PC Rehwaldt L Teklu S Tupesis J Marshall R Academic Medical Support to the Ebola Virus Disease Outbreak in Liberia. Acad Med . 2017 Dec;92(12):1674-1679
[PubMed ID: 29019800]
Beyene T Tupesis JP Azazh A Corrigendum to Attitude of interns towards implementation and contribution of undergraduate Emergency Medicine training: Experience of an Ethiopian Medical School: [African Journal of Emergency Medicine 7(3): 108-112]. Afr J Emerg Med . 2017 Dec;7(4):189
[PubMed ID: 31008042]
Douglass KA Jacquet GA Hayward AS Dreifuss BA Tupesis JP Acerra J Bloem C Brenner J DeVos E Douglass K Dreifuss B Hayward AS Hilbert SL Jacquet GA Lin J Muck A Nasser S Oteng R Powell NN Rybarczyk MM Schmidt J Svenson J Tupesis JP Yoder K Development of a Global Health Milestones Tool for Learners in Emergency Medicine: A Pilot Project. AEM Educ Train . 2017 Oct;1(4):269-279
[PubMed ID: 30051044]
Beyene T Tupesis JP Azazh A Attitude of interns towards implementation and contribution of undergraduate Emergency Medicine training: Experience of an Ethiopian Medical School. Afr J Emerg Med . 2017 Sep;7(3):108-112
[PubMed ID: 30456120]
Jacquet GA Schneider JI Hudspeth J Rybarczyk MM Sugarman RA Miller C Tupesis JP A Centralized Structure and Process to Approve and Monitor GME Global Health Electives at a Large Academic Institution. J Grad Med Educ . 2017 Aug;9(4):547-548
[PubMed ID: 28824782]
Arora G Ripp J Evert J Rabin T Tupesis JP Hudspeth J Taking it Global: Structuring Global Health Education in Residency Training. J Gen Intern Med . 2017 May;32(5):559-562
[PubMed ID: 27530530]
Jacquet GA Weiner SG Tupesis JP Comments on "Emergency Medicine Resident Rotations Abroad: Current Status and Next Steps". West J Emerg Med . 2017 Feb;18(2):222
[PubMed ID: 28210355]
Calvello EJ Tenner AG Broccoli MC Skog AP Muck AE Tupesis JP Brysiewicz P Teklu S Wallis L Reynolds T Operationalising emergency care delivery in sub-Saharan Africa: consensus-based recommendations for healthcare facilities. Emerg Med J . 2016 Aug;33(8):573-80
[PubMed ID: 26202673]
Busse H Azazh A Teklu S Tupesis JP Woldetsadik A Wubben RJ Tefera G Creating change through collaboration: a twinning partnership to strengthen emergency medicine at Addis Ababa University/Tikur Anbessa Specialized Hospital--a model for international medical education partnerships. Acad Emerg Med . 2013 Dec;20(12):1310-8
[PubMed ID: 24341587]
Tupesis JP Jacquet GA Hilbert S Pousson A Khanna K Ross J Butteris S Martin IB The role of graduate medical education in global health: proceedings from the 2013 Academic Emergency Medicine consensus conference. Acad Emerg Med . 2013 Dec;20(12):1216-23
[PubMed ID: 24341576]
Ahrens KL Reeder SB Keevil JG Tupesis JP Successful computed tomography angiogram through tibial intraosseous access: a case report. J Emerg Med . 2013 Aug;45(2):182-5
[PubMed ID: 23726677]
Serrano KD Tupesis JP Small bowel obstruction from potato and broccoli phytobezoar mimicking mesenteric ischemia. J Emerg Med . 2013 Jan;44(1):79-81
[PubMed ID: 22051841]