The University of Wisconsin Department of Family Medicine and Community Health is seeking a Family Medicine physician to join the department as Addiction Medicine faculty. This physician will have fellowship training in Addiction Medicine and will join a nationally renowned faculty team.

Job Responsibilities:

Duties may consist of any of the following:

  • Provide consultation in both the inpatient and outpatient settings for patients with or at-risk for substance use disorders and related co-morbid issues.
  • Engage in prevention as well as treatment of potentially substance-related health issues, such as infectious disease, mental health issues, and other complications.
  • Facilitate didactic and clinical teaching of fellows, residents, medical students, and other healthcare trainees. The preferred candidate will either have experience teaching and working with a diverse population or will welcome a commitment to teaching and working with a diverse population.
  • Participate in administrative responsibilities for the fellowship, as well as policy and protocol development for relevant inpatient and outpatient settings.
  • The successful candidate will have an interest and/or experience in scholarly work and/or quality improvement related to addiction medicine. There would be opportunity for involvement in primary research for interested candidates. The Addiction Medicine team engages in a robust, multi-disciplinary program of research related to substance use issues that spans basic science, clinical trials, health services research, and implementation science.
  • Participate in administrative and committee work to support the clinical and scholarly missions of UW Health and the School of Medicine and Public Health. An essential part of these duties will be working in a collegial relationship with other faculty members.
  • The successful candidate will also participate in professional, public, and university service.
  • Clinical sites will be determined by department leaders to ensure Addiction Medicine services are offered where patients need care.


  • MD or DO
  • Successful completion of a fully accredited Family Medicine residency program.
  • Successful completion of a fully accredited fellowship in Addiction Medicine.
  • Experience in detoxification from alcohol and opioids is preferred, including experience in treating complex medical conditions in the inpatient setting.

Salary/Benefits: Competitive salary and excellent benefits, including state retirement and state benefits.

Community: Madison, Wisconsin (population 270,000) is the vibrant state capital and home to the University of Wisconsin. With many picturesque surrounding towns, the area has the best of all worlds: natural beauty and outdoor recreation, stimulating cultural offerings, distinctive restaurants and shops, and an irreverent spirit of fun. Built on an isthmus between lakes Monona and Mendota, Madison is renowned for its beautiful scenery. A total of five area lakes and more than 270 city parks create the perfect setting for an abundance of year-round outdoor activities from hiking, biking, swimming, and sailing to cross-country skiing, snow sailing, and ice fishing. Urban culture, natural beauty, small-town charm – the greater Madison area offers it all!

Open Position Link:

For additional information, please contact:
Sheena Frydrych, Physician Recruiter
Phone: 920-819-5044

The UW-Madison is an EO/AA employer, women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Wisconsin caregiver and open records laws apply. A background check will be conducted prior to employment.