Faculty, UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Manish N. Shah, MD, MPH

  • Emergency Medicine


Manish Shah, MD, MPH is a professor in the BerbeeWalsh Department of Emergency Medicine at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, where he also serves as Vice Chair of Research and holds the John & Tashia Morgridge Chair of Emergency Medicine Research. Dr. Shah also serves as Co-Lead of the Care Research Core at the University of Wisconsin Alzheimer's Disease Research Center.

Dr. Shah's research program is dedicated to improving acute illness care for older adults, with a specific focus on developing and testing innovative models of care for acutely ill older adults with dementia and related disorders. His goal is to prevent older adults from needing emergency department care and to develop substitutes for emergency department care, such as telemedicine and community paramedicine.

Languages spoken
  • English
University affiliation
  • Department of Emergency Medicine

Practice locations

  • ED Signs-0542
    ED Signs-0542
    University HospitalBerbeeWalsh Emergency Department
    • 600 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 262-2398
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  • The American Center
    The American Center
    East Madison HospitalEmergency Department
    • 4602 Eastpark Blvd. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 440-6252
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Education & credentials

Board certifications
  • Emergency Medicine
Medical School
  • University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY
  • Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
  • The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH