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Catherine WaymelUniversity of Colorado School of Medicine
Catherine was born and raised in Englewood, CO. She studied neuroscience as an undergraduate at CU Boulder, participating in research on delayed gratification in 3 to 5-year-olds. She gained exposure to patient care and complex childhood disease working as an MA at a pediatrics office and as a homecare worker caring for children with neurologic disorders. As a medical student at the University of Colorado, she worked on an observational pilot study on the safety profile of marijuana for patients with cardiac disease, organized ethics seminars as a board member of Catholic Medical Association, and held a seat as a board member for an organization called Disability Dialogues to increase provider understanding and ability to care for individuals with disabilities. Catherine is a member of AOA and the Gold Humanism Honor Society. Outside of medicine she employs her talents as a multi-instrumentalist playing the guitar and piano, and wipes the floor with the competition at the card table where her game of choice is canasta.