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Molly Carnes, MD, Geriatrics, Madison, WI, William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital


Geriatrics Madison, WI

Professor, Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School

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Education & Training

  • University of WisconsinM.S., Population Health, 2001
  • William S Middleton Memorial Veterans HospitalFellowship, Geriatric Medicine, 1981 - 1984
  • University of Wisconsin
    University of WisconsinResidency, Internal Medicine, 1978 - 1981
  • University at Buffalo
    University at BuffaloClass of 1978
  • University of MichiganB.A., 1973

Certifications & Licensure

  • WI State Medical License
    WI State Medical License 1979 - 2021
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Presidential Award American Medical Women’s Association, 2016
  • Distinguished Alumni Lecturer, Department of Population Health Sciences University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2015
  • Recipient of the First Annual Linda Joy Pollin Women’s Heart Health Leadership Award Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, 2014
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Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Analysis of NIH R01 Application critiques, impact and criteria scores: Does the sex of the principal investigator make a difference?  
    Kaatz, A, Lee, Y-G, Potvien A, Magua W, Filut A, Bhattacharaya A, Leatherberry R, Zhu Xiaojin, Carnes M, Academic Medicine, 1/6/2016
  • Patterns of feedback on the bridge to independence: A qualitative thematic analysis of NIH Mentored Career Development Award application critiques  
    Kaatz A, Dattalo M, Regner C, Filut A, Carnes M, J Women’s Health, 1/1/2016
  • Prevalence of PTSD symptoms among internal medicine residents at one academic medical center  
    Kolehmainen C, Stahr A, Kaatz A, Cook J, Carnes M, J Graduate Medical Education, 1/1/2015
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Books/Book Chapters

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  • Prevalence of PTSD Symptoms in Internal Medicine Residents Who Preform Codes.
    Kolehmainen, C., Stahr, A., Kaatz, A., Brennan, M., Vogleman, B., Cook, J., Carnes, M, Annual Congress of Women’s Health, Washington, DC, 1/1/2014
  • Gender and Leadership in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation.
    Kolehmainen, C., Brennan, M., Filut, A., Isaac, C., Carnes, M, Society of General Internal Medicine Annual Meeting, 1/1/2013
  • Fair Play Game, an interactive video game to use perspective-taking as a way to reduce race bias
    Paiz-Ramirez D, Chu S, Gutierrez B, Samson-Samuel C, Karczewski J, Wiens A, Smith J, Pempe S, Squire K, Carnes M, People’s Choice Award in the game exhibition at the Meaningful Play Conference, Michigan State University, MI, 1/18/2012
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  • Implicit Bias in Peer Review: Manuscripts and Grants 
    Washington, DC - 1/28/2016
  • Women and Leadership: From Bias to Opportunity 
    Philadelphia, PA - 1/27/2016
  • White House Office of Science, Technology and Policy, Interventions to Reduce Bias in Decision-Making 
    Washington, DC - 1/15/2016
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  • Studying the study section: How group decision making in person and via videoconferencing affects the grant peer review process. WCER Working Paper No. 2015-6. 
    Pier E L, RaclawJ, Nathan MJ, Kaatz A, Carnes M, & Ford C E, University of Wisconsin–Madison, Wisconsin Center for Education Research
  • White Coat Ceremony - 1998: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow. 
    Carnes M, Quarterly, The WI Medical Alumni Magazine

Press Mentions

  • Bill That Would Ban Gender Reassignment Surgery for Texans Under 18 Awaits Debate on House Floor
    Bill That Would Ban Gender Reassignment Surgery for Texans Under 18 Awaits Debate on House FloorMay 13th, 2021
  • Gender Segregation by Specialty in Medicine
    Gender Segregation by Specialty in MedicineAugust 19th, 2020

Hospital Affiliations