Geoffrey Swain, md, mph

Professor, UW Department of Family Medicine and Community Health

Emeritus Medical Director, City of Milwaukee Health Department

Geoffrey Swain is a Professor in Family Medicine and Community Health at the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health. Geoffrey is also the Emeritus Medical Director for the City of Milwaukee Health Department.

Previously, Geoffrey served as the Director of the Wisconsin Center of Health Equity and Medical Director of the City of Milwaukee Health Department. He has also practiced in Family Medicine as a physician.

Geoffrey received his MPH in Health Services Administration and MD from the Medical College of Wisconsin.


  1. LeCounte, Erica & Swain, Geoffrey. (2017). Life Expectancy at Birth in Milwaukee County: A Zip Code-Level Analysis. Journal of Patient-Centered Research and Reviews. 4. 213-220. 10.17294/2330-0698.1576.

  2. Hood, Carlyn & Gennuso, Keith & Swain, Geoffrey & Catlin, Bridget. (2015). County Health Rankings: Relationships Between Determinant Factors and Health Outcomes. American journal of preventive medicine. 50. 10.1016/j.amepre.2015.08.024.

  3. Swain, Geoffrey & Grande, Katarina & Hood, Carlyn & Inzeo, Paula. (2014). Health care professionals: Opportunities to address social determinants of health. WMJ : official publication of the State Medical Society of Wisconsin. 113. 218-22.