Karin Zuegge, MD

Dr. Zuegge Named UW Health’s First Medical Director of Sustainability

Karin Zuegge, MD, Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology, was recently named UW Health’s Medical Director of Sustainability,
serving as the leader for UW Health’s Environmental Sustainability Committee. Dr. Zuegge has pioneered greening efforts in the
operating rooms including anesthesia gas reduction, sterile (blue) wrap recycling, and operating waste reduction and diversion.
See initiatives in the news here: WISC-Channel 3 and WKOW-Channel 27