The UW Department of Family Medicine and Community Health’s (DFMCH) is proud to honor those who made new donations to its Visionaries Fund from January through March 2017.

The new fund was created to commemorate the physicians, teachers, researchers and leaders who built the DFMCH into the outstanding department it is today.


Here are the most recent donors, and the specific visionaries they honored:

Donor Visionary Honored (if provided)
Dr. Daniel Jarzemsky and Professor Paula Jarzemsky
Marite Hagman
Dr. David Olson
Mrs. Ilse Hecht and Dr. Rudolph Hecht Marc Hansen, MD, “with personal gratitude for his inspired leadership…”
Dr. Milton Seifert and Mrs. Doreann Seifert


These donations go to a special fund designed to support the DFMCH’s statewide missions of education, research, patient care and community service.

To learn more about you can honor DFMCH founders, innovators and mentors—past or present— visit our Visionaries Fund page or contact Linda Haskins, MBA (phone: 608-263-3402; email:

Thank you for your support!

Published: April 2017