Leah Phillippi

Graduate • Professional Certificate

Hometown: Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin

Education: B.S. in Biology and Chemistry from Valparaiso University; MD, Loyola University Chicago; MPH, UW-Madison. Phillippi completed her pediatrics residency at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin in Milwaukee in June 2014.

Where is she now?: She is currently working as a pediatric hospitalist at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin. With the global health certificate, she plans to work to improve health care of children globally.

“I have enjoyed returning to school to learn more about public health. It has been great to be able to focus on global health through the certificate program. I most enjoyed building connections with those involved in global pediatric health and learning about the diverse interests and work in global health around the UW-Madison community.” — Leah Phillippi

May 2016