A CU Medicine provider.
My aim is to provide comprehensive care for both patients and their loved ones. I believe in approaching patient care with the goal of providing diagnosis and appropriate treatment as well as improving quality of life.
In my spare time I enjoy skiing, camping, backpacking, trail running, and relaxing with my family and two dogs.
Qualifications and experience
- Neurology, Behavioral Neurology, Brain and Nervous System, Brain and Nervous System - Alzheimer's Disease, Brain and Nervous System - Epilepsy, Brain and Nervous System - Movement Disorders, Brain and Nervous System - Multiple Sclerosis, Brain and Nervous System - Neuromuscular Diseases, Brain and Nervous System - Parkinson's Disease, Brain and Nervous System - Stroke, Brain and Nervous System - Traumatic and Acquired Brain Injuries, Brain and Nervous System - Trauma / Nerve Injuries
- Languages spoken
University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program (2016)
University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program (2020)
University of Colorado (2022)
University of Kansas School of Medicine (2015)
University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program (2019)
University of Kansas (KS) (2011)
- Clinical interest for patients
My clinical interests include the diagnosis neurodegenerative conditions and the management of cognitive and neuropsychiatric symptoms, specifically through the lens of a palliative care approach.
- Research interest for patients
Currently my research is focused on behavioral disturabnces, specifically aggression, directed towards caregivers from patients experiencing Parkinson's disease and related parkinsonian disorders. My aims for this work include: 1) examining factors which contribute the development of aggression in patient-caregiver PDRD dyads and 2) development of caregiver interventions for use in outpatient management of PDRD.
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