Ashley Anderson is in her senior year at the University of Colorado Denver. She is pursuing an undergraduate degree in Biology, with a minor in Psychology and Multidisciplinary Research Methods, and an emphasis in Pre-Medicine. Ashley hopes to attend medical school and pursue a career in pediatric medicine. Ashley is a member and active participant of the University Honors and Leadership Program at CU Denver and through this program received an internship at The Children’s Hospital with the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. During summer 2011, the Undergraduate Pre-Health Program granted Ashley an internship with the Center for Midwifery at University of Colorado Hospital, where she learned about midwifery, OB/GYN, and Level I Nursery Care.
In her community, Ashley is a member of the MedVantage program through Lutheran Medical Center and is a babysitting instructor for the American Red Cross. In her free time, she enjoys daily morning runs with her dog, relaxing in the mountains, and spending time with family and friends.