The Children's Wisconsin Safety Center is comprised of many areas of injury. Focusing on reducing preventable injuries, the Safety Center works on providing services and education to families, hospital staff and community members. Link is coming soon for the updated Children's Wisconsin Safety Center site.

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To learn more about Children's Wisconsin, visit childrenswi.org for more information. Children's Wisconsin Safety Center link coming soon.

Milwaukee Directors


Contact Info

Program Coordinator
Maisie Finnegan, CPST
Email: mfinnegan@chw.org
Phone: 414-231-4925

Mapping address: 9000 W. Wisconsin Avenue, Wauwatosa, WI 53226



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Michael Levas, MD

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Job Title:
Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Medical College of WI, Attending Physician at the Emergency Department/Trauma Center of Children's WI, and Medical Director of Project Ujima

Biography:
Dr. Michael Levas is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Medical College of Wisconsin, an Attending Physician at the Emergency Department/Trauma Center of Children's Wisconsin and Medical Director of Project Ujima, a program for victims of interpersonal violence.

He is a native of Milwaukee and is interested in promoting safe, injury free neighborhoods for children and families. He is a graduate of Saint Norbert College and the Medical College of Wisconsin. His academic interests include injury prevention, violence prevention, health care disparities, and diversity/inclusion.

He is married with three teenage daughters.

Contact Information

Email Address:
mnlevas@mcw.edu

Phone Number:
(414)266-2625

Mailing Address:
Children's Hospital of WI
PO Box 1997, MS C550
Milwaukee, WI 53201-1997


Marlene D. Melzer-Lange, MD

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Job Title:
Professor of Pediatrics at the Medical College of WI

Biography:
Marlene Melzer-Lange is Professor of Pediatrics at the Medical College of Wisconsin, an Attending Physician at the Emergency Department/Trauma Center of Children's Hospital of Wisconsin and Medical Director of Project Ujima, a program for victims of interpersonal violence.

As a native of Milwaukee, she is interested in promoting safe, injury free neighborhoods for children and families. She is a graduate of Marquette University and the Medical College of Wisconsin. Her academic interests include injury prevention, violence prevention, adolescent emergencies and adolescent pregnancy.

She is married and has two children.

Contact Information

Email Address:
mmelzer@mcw.edu

Phone Number:
414-266-2647

Mailing Address:
Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
MS 677
9000 W. Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53226


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