Fellowship directory

Physicians applying for a fellowship program in regional anesthesiology/acute pain medicine must be currently enrolled in, or have completed, an accredited anesthesiology residency program. Each individual program may have additional requirements such as medical licensing. The information published here has been supplied by the individual institutions. Please check back frequently for updates.



Medical College of Wisconsin

Duration of Fellowship: One year

Core Related Specialty: Anesthesiology; Pain Medicine

Fellowship in The Match®? Yes

Application Deadline: Per Electronic Residency Application Service® (ERAS®)/National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®)

Number of Positions Available: 4

Salary: $69,440


The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) offers a one-year pain medicine fellowship that provides instruction and experience in managing acute, chronic, and cancer pain. The mission of the pain fellowship at MCW is to train highly competent physicians who are knowledgeable and skillful in all areas of pain management. In order to meet these goals, our fellows rotate at our full complement of clinical, procedural, and ambulatory surgery sites in the Wauwatosa region and surrounding communities.

All applications to this program are to be submitted through the Electronic Residency Application Service® (ERAS®).
Apply here. 

Applicant Interview Timeframe: April-July

Sponsored visas are offered for international applicants.

  • Specialty: Chronic Pain
  • Duration:12
  • Start Year:
  • Positions:4
  • Deadline: Per Electronic Residency Application Service® (ERAS®)/National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®)
  • Salary: $69,440
  • Contact Person: Nathan Karst Education Program Coordinator II
  • Email: nkarst@mcw.edu
  • Phone: 414-805-6034
  • Facility:
  • Address:
  • 9200 W. Wisconsin Avenue
  • Milwaukee
  • Wisconsin 53226
  • Telephone: 414-805-6034
  • Website: https://www.mcw.edu/departments/anesthesiology/fellowships/pain-medicine
  • Director: Gwynne Kirchen, MD
  • Other affiliated faculty:
  • Program Director
    Gwynne Kirchen, MD
    Pain Medicine Fellowship Program Director, Assistant Professor
    Phone: 414-955-7601
    Email: gkirchen@mcw.edu

    Associate Program Director
    Stacy Peterson, MD
    Assistant Program Director, Assistant Professor
    Phone: 414-955-7615
    Email: speterson@mcw.edu

    Participating Affiliated Faculty:

    • Rebecca Anderson, PhD
    • Sarah Endrizzi, MD
    • Omar Dyara, DO
    • Mei-Ying Liang, MD, PhD
    • Hariharan Shankar, MD
    • Amit Singh, DO
    • Harry Tagalakis, MD
    • Sarah Trost, PhD
    • Steven Weisman, MD
    • Christopher Yopp, MD, MPH

  • Participating hospitals:
    • Froedtert Hospital
    • Zablocki VA Medical Center
    • Medical College of Wisconsin Clinics
    • Children’s Wisconsin