1. MPH University of Minnesota
  2. MPH - Preventive Medicine Fellowship June 2009 - June 30, 2011. Earned MPH in May 2011. Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. BS - Completed B.S. - Pre-med Drake University
  4. BA University of Dubuque


  1. American Board of Family Practice - Geriatric Medicine
  2. American Board of Family Medicine

Academic rank

  1. Assistant Professor of Medicine

Professional Highlights

  • Member, Core Curriculum Development, Geriatric Education Center, Des Moines University, 2004-present
  • Invited Participant, Graduate Medical Education Committee, Mercy Medical Center, 2001-present


  • Exercise and cognition
  • Aging and sexuality
  • Preventive health and aging
  • Women's health


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