Professional Bio

Education

  • M.S.N., Regis University
  • H.C.E., Health Care Education Certificate, Regis University
  • B.S.N., Regis University
  • R.N., Registered Nurse Diploma, Arnot Ogden School of Nursing

Professional Memberships

  • Rocky Mountain Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association, Vice President, Elected, 2013-2015

Clinical Certifications and Expertise

  • Hospice and Palliative Care certified (CHPN)

Research & Scholarship

Research Interests

End-of-Life Care
Health Care Professionals Self-Care

Recent Presentations

Pennington, K., Buxton, T., Carlson, R., Fricke, C., McPherson, P., Spade, C. A Case Study in Converting an Entire Program Into a Blended/Flipped Format for Technology Challenged Nursing Students. National League for Nursing. Poster. Philadelphia, PA. October 2013.

Pennington, K., Buxton, T., Carlson, R., Fricke, C., McPherson, P., Spade, C. A Case Study in Converting an Entire Program Into a Blended/Flipped Format for Technology Challenged Nursing Students. National League for Nursing. Poster. Philadelphia, PA. October 2013.

Fricke, C. Cultural Issues at End-of-Life, Regis Student Nurses Association, Denver, CO. January 2012.

Fricke, C.  What to Say When You Don’t Know What to Say - Having Tough Conversations in Health Care. Regis Student Nurses Association, Denver, CO. January 2012.

Awards & Recognition

  • Finalist, Colorado Nurses Foundation Nightingale Award, 2008