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Judy Regensteiner, PhD
Judy Regensteiner, PhD

Dr. Judy Regensteiner is a Professor in the Divisions of Internal Medicine and Cardiology at the University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine. She is the Director of the Center for Women’s Health Research, Principal Investigator and Program Director for the “Building Interdisciplinary Research Careers in Women’s Health” K-12 grant, and Assistant Division Head for Research in the division of General Internal Medicine. Her expertise is in the areas of women’s health, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease.

BA: University of Colorado, Boulder
MA: University of Colorado, Boulder
PhD: University of Colorado, Boulder

Rachel Aerne
Rachel Aerne

Rachel Aerne is the Assistant to Dr. Judy Regensteiner. She has over 15 years of Administrative/Executive Assistant as well as office management experience.

Amy Huebschmann, MD, MS
Amy Huebschmann, MD

Dr. Amy Huebschmann is an Associate Professor in the Division of Internal Medicine. Her research interests have focused on overcoming barriers to physical activity in patients with type 2 diabetes.

BS: University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
MS: University of Colorado, Denver
MD: Vanderbilt University

Irene Schauer, MD, PhD
Irene Schauer, MD, PhD

Dr. Irene Schauer is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Diabetes. Her research interests address the role of insulin resistance and fatty acid elevation in increased cardiovascular risk with the ultimate goal of identifying novel therapeutic targets for cardiovascular risk management.

BS: University of Tennessee, Knoxville
PhD: University of California, Berkeley
MD: University of Colorado School of Medicine

Ian M Leavitt, MS
Ian M Leavitt, MS

Ian M Leavitt is a Senior Professional Research Assistant in the Division of Internal Medicine. With a background in exercise physiology, his research interests involve the melding of that knowledge and health behavior to improve the health of at-risk populations through physical activity.

BS: Adelphi University
MS: Northeastern University

Deirdre Rafferty, MS, ATC
Deirdre Rafferty, MS, ATC

Deirdre Rafferty is a Professional Research Assistant in the Division of Internal Medicine.

BS: California University of Pennsylvania
MS: University of Pittsburgh

Ryan Mays, PhD
Ryan Mays, PhD

Dr. Ryan Mays is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Cardiology. His research is looking into how exercise can improve walking ability and health outcomes for patients with peripheral vascular disease (PAD).

BS: University of Tennessee, Chattanooga
MS: University of Tennessee, Chattanooga
PhD: University of Pittsburgh
MPH: University of Colorado School of Public Health