The Department of Radiology welcomes new staff!

Posted on July 2013

The Department of Radiology would like to take the opportunity to welcome several new staff members who have joined us recently.

Lora Turner – Lora is a Medical Assistant with many years of experience in various departments in the hospital, and she transferred to UW Radiology on June 17 from the Digestive Health Center. Lora will be working in the IR clinic where she will help with scheduling, and she will work closely with the MSK team to help to promote patient comfort and safety during procedures and assisting as needed.

David Dadds, MBA – David has joined UW Radiology as the Assistant Director, Business Services for Finance and Coding. David was a member of the Department of Family Medicine from 2004-2009. He most recently was the Vice President of Finance and Business Technology Services at Creative Community Living Services in Watertown, WI. In this role, David will oversee the finance and coding teams, revenue and expense workflows, professional coding and billing issues, CPT/ICD reporting and working closely with our physician leadership on implementing ICD-10.

Deb Gawin, R.N., BSN, CCRC – Deb has joined UW Radiology as a Senior Nurse Coordinator. Deb previously worked in the Department of Surgery as a Senior Nurse Coordinator. Deb’s office location is WIMR 1305, and she will be coordinating clinical research trials in the Radiology Research Program.

Gemma Gliori, M.S. – Gemma joined UW Radiology as a Regulatory Specialist. Gemma most recently worked as an IRB Staff Reviewer at the Health Sciences IRB. Gemma’s office location is WIMR 1313, and she will be overseeing IRB regulatory tasks related to the Radiology Research Program.

Asami Sakai – Asami has joined UW Radiology as a Student Hourly employee working in the front office, E3/366, for the summer. Asami has just completed her first year here at UW-Madison, majoring in Nursing. She will be working in the main office, E3/366, and will assist with scanning files, filing, updating monthly department directories, copying and various other administrative support duties.