University of Wisconsin–Madison

Clinical Information


Amy E. Liepert, MD, FACS

Assistant Professor

  • Division of Acute Care and Regional General Surgery
(608) 262-6246

600 Highland Ave
G5/340 CSC
Madison, WI 53792-0001


  • MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, 2006
  • Residency in General Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, 2012
  • Fellowship in Surgical Critical Care, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, 2013

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Liepert is certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Surgical Critical Care. Dr. Liepert practices in the trauma, burn, acute care surgery and surgical critical care programs.

Research Interests

Dr. Liepert’s research interests include patient safety, health quality and outcomes research, and improving clinical process by evaluating current practice patterns and system standards.

Recent Publications

    • Proficiency development for graduating medical students, using skills-level-appropriate mastery learning versus traditional learning for chest tube placement: Assessing anxiety, confidence, and performance.
    • Liepert AE, Velic AJ, Rademacher B, Blumenfeld AA, Bingman E, O'Rourke AP, Sullivan S
    • Surgery 2019 Jun; 165(6): 1075-1081
    • [PubMed ID: 30851948]
    • Recommendations from the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma's Firearm Strategy Team (FAST) Workgroup: Chicago Consensus I.
    • Talley CL, Campbell BT, Jenkins DH, Barnes SL, Sidwell RA, Timmerman G, Gross RI, Coburn M, Bailey JA, Eastman A, Ficke J, Kuncir E, Letton RW, Eastridge BJ, Liepert AE, Wilson A, Robinette D, Davis JW, Shalgian C, Michaels H, Weissler MC, Kuhls DA, Bulger EM, Stewart RM
    • J. Am. Coll. Surg. 2019 Feb; 228(2): 198-206
    • [PubMed ID: 30447396]
    • Pre-simulation orientation for medical trainees: An approach to decrease anxiety and improve confidence and performance.
    • Bommer C, Sullivan S, Campbell K, Ahola Z, Agarwal S, O'Rourke A, Jung HS, Gibson A, Leverson G, Liepert AE
    • Am. J. Surg. 2018 Feb; 215(2): 266-271
    • [PubMed ID: 29174166]
    • Patient-Centered Outcome Spectrum: An Evidence-based Framework to Aid in Shared Decision-making.
    • Ingraham AM, Agarwal SK, Jung HS, Liepert AE, O'Rourke AP, Scarborough JE
    • Ann. Surg. 2018 12; 268(6): 980-984
    • [PubMed ID: 28922208]
    • Effect of transfer status on outcomes for necrotizing soft tissue infections.
    • Ingraham AM, Jung HS, Liepert AE, Warner-Hillard C, Greenberg CC, Scarborough JE
    • J. Surg. Res. 2017 12; 220: 372-378
    • [PubMed ID: 29180205]

All Publications on PubMed