Research, Publications and Creative Works

Dr. Kateri Ahrendt, Associate Professor, Chemistry, Regis College and students Augustine N. Vu, Santana P. Garcia, Jenny H. Tran, Adrian A. Godoy, Joaquin M. Mesa, Cassidy M. DiTirro, Kinsey L. Kotsch, Sarah E. Sullivan, and Vincent J. Tavelez had an article published in the Journal of Chemical Education on the undergraduate synthesis of amifampridine, an egregiously priced orphan drug at $375,000/year. The student authors include those who worked on this target in Synthesis and Characterization Laboratory course (CH 428) in 2020 and 2021, and independent research experience.  

The link to our American Chemical Society article is here: 

Ms. Melissa Bosworth, Assistant Professor, Health Services Education was interviewed on healthcare leadership and how to effectively navigate through potential challenges. View the interview Healthcare Leadership Interview with Ms. Melissa Bosworth by Hena Dhir - YouTube 

Reynolds, J., & O'Malley, J. (Oct. 27, 2022). Applications of a relational model to counselor education and supervision. Presentation made at the Rocky Mountain Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Conference, Coeur d’Alene, Idaho.  

Cormier, S. R., Manson, J. L., & Overley, L. C. (in press). RCT play therapy supervision: Integrating relational cultural theory into the supervision of play therapists. International Journal of Play Therapy.   

Tristen Amador and Emily Clemens wrote a creative piece for the Denver Post’s YourHub entitled, “Fighting the Holiday Blues: The Gift of Micro-Connection.