Current Members

Allison Couillard, MD

Allison is originally from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She attended UW-Madison and majored in Molecular Biology and French. After graduation, Allison worked for several years at the Medical College of Wisconsin as a clinical research coordinator in…

Dominic Dovalis

Dominic (Dom) Dovalis is an undergraduate research assistant in the UWSMPH Department of Radiology and a student in the University of Wisconsin – Madison’s Biomedical Engineering program. He completed his first two years of undergraduate…

Jen Frank, CVT

Jen is a certified veterinary technician who leads animal care for the Abdominal Image-Guided Interventions Laboratory. She has worked with a multitude of species and continues to be active in research across labs at UW-Madison.…

Louis Hinshaw, MD, FSAR

Dr. Hinshaw is a professor of Radiology and Urology and the Chief of the Abdominal Imaging and Intervention Section. In addition, he is the director of the Abdominal Imaging and Intervention Fellowship Program and serves…

Erica Knavel Koepsel, MD

Dr. Knavel Koepsel worked in the Tumor Ablation Lab as a medical student and radiology resident. She studied, presented and published work on the stick function of the NeuWave Microwave ablation system, ablation zone appearance…

Emily Knott, BS

Emily Knott is a research intern in the Abdominal Image-Guided Interventions Laboratory. She began working in the lab as a sophomore at UW-Madison. She earned her Bachelors of Science in Biomedical Engineering in 2019, has…

Paul Laeseke, MD, PhD

Paul F Laeseke, MD, PhD is an assistant professor (tenure) in the Interventional Radiology section and Co-Director of the Image-Guided Interventions Laboratory at the University of Wisconsin – Madison. He attended the University of Wisconsin–Madison…

Fred Lee, MD

Fred T. Lee Jr, MD is a professor of Radiology, Biomedical Engineering, and Urology, The Robert A. Turrel Professor of Imaging Science, and the Chief of Abdominal Intervention at the University of Wisconsin. He previously…

Meghan G. Lubner, MD

Dr. Meg Lubner is a professor of Radiology in the Abdominal Imaging Section. She joined the staff in 2009 after completing an abdominal imaging fellowship at UW–Madison and residency training at Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology…

Lori Mankowski Gettle, MD, MBA

Dr. Lori Mankowski Gettle is an assistant professor of Radiology in the Abdominal Imaging Section. She completed her fellowship in abdominal imaging and intervention at the University of Wisconsin in 2016 and residency training at…

Scott Mauch, MD

Originally from a small town in Michigan, Scott moved to East Lansing, MI, where he attended Michigan State University majoring in Medical Technology. After briefly working in the pharmaceutical industry, he returned to Michigan State…

Sarvesh Periyasamy, BS, MS

Sarvesh completed his BS and MS in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Wisconsin with a focus in medical imaging. He joined the Medical Scientist Training Program (MD/PhD program) at the University of Wisconsin School…

Annika Rossebo

Annika Rossebo is a research intern for the Abdominal Image Guided Interventions Lab in the UWSMPH Department of Radiology. She is studying Biomedical Engineering with a focus in biomaterials and tissue engineering. Additionally, she enjoys…

Lindsay Stratchko, MD

Dr. Stratchko is an assistant professor (CHS) of Radiology and brings a unique skillset to the Tumor Ablation Laboratory following fellowship training in both Musculoskeletal and Interventional Radiology. As director of Musculoskeletal Interventional Oncology, she…

John Swietlik, MD

Dr. Swietlik completed medical school at New York Medical College, then diagnostic radiology residency and interventional radiology training at University of Wisconsin. His research interests center around translation of new technology and treatment options in…

Tim Szczykutowicz, PhD, DABR

Dr. Szczykutowicz is an assistant professor in the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health Departments of Radiology, Medical Physics, and Biomedical Engineering. He received his Bachelors of Science in Physics from the…

Martin Wagner, Dr. sc. hum.

Martin G. Wagner, Dr. sc. hum. is a senior scientist in the department of Medical Physics at the University of Wisconsin. He received his diploma in computer science (bachelors and masters) with distinction from the…

Jim White, BS - BME

Jim K White, BME, is a research specialist in the Department of Radiology. He graduated from Tulane University in New Orleans with a bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Engineering. Since joining the University of Wisconsin-Madison in…

Timothy J. Ziemlewicz, MD

Dr. Ziemlewicz is an associate professor of Radiology in the section of Abdominal Imaging and Intervention. He serves as an assistant residency program director and chairs the programs clinical competency committee. His clinical interests are…

Annie Zlevor, BA

Annie Zlevor is a research intern for the Abdominal Image-Guided Interventions Lab. She coordinates studies, manages data, and helps prepare manuscripts for publication. She graduated from Colorado College in 2019 with a degree in Organismal…