Art Walaszek, M.D.
Vice Chair for Education and Faculty Development; Residency Training Director (through March 2021); Professor (CHS Track)
Wisconsin Psychiatric Institute and Clinics
6001 Research Park Blvd
Dr. Art Walaszek is a board-certified geriatric psychiatrist and Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. Dr. Walaszek is Vice Chair for Education and Faculty Development and Director of Psychiatry Residency Training. He is past president of the American Association of Directors of Psychiatric Residency Training (AADPRT). His research focuses on public health approaches to improving the care of people with dementia. Dr. Walaszek works with the Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center, where he is Co-Leader of the Outreach, Recruitment and Education Core, and with the Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Institute, where he leads the Public Health Pillar. Dr. Walaszek provides care to older adults with depression, anxiety, dementia and other mental health conditions, and teaches others to do the same.
- Medical Education
- Psychiatric Diagnostic Evaluations
- Geriatric Psychiatry
- UNDERSTANDING BEHAVIORAL AND PSYCHOLOGICAL SYMPTOMS OF DEMENTIA