Class of 2019 

Christian Lobo, MD

Education: University at Buffalo

Specialty/Research Interests: Preventive medicine, models of healthcare delivery, informatics

Tidbit about yourself: I grew up in Oregon on a steady diet of camping, hiking, and science fairs and dabble in electric guitar, cooking, photography, running, tennis, and technology.  My wife and I love traveling, and our favorite trip so far was to Spain and Portugal. 

Travis Peveto, MD

Education: University of Colorado School of Medicine

Specialty/Research Interests: Integrating behavioral health into primary care, occupational medicine, wilderness medicine

Tidbit about yourself: I have spent most of my life in Colorado and have developed more hobbies than I can reasonably afford. Every chance we get my wife and I are dragging our two geriatric dogs up to the hills to mountaineer, mountain bike, backcountry ski, build a snow cave, or anything else we can think of that involves immersing ourselves in this beautiful state. I am thrilled to be staying in CO and my dogs are excited that I will be busy so they can stay at home and sleep a little. 

Emily Rosenfeld, MD

Education: University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, TX

Specialty/Research Interests: Full-spectrum Family Medicine, with special interests in women’s health, family planning, adolescent medicine, mental health, and LGBT health.

Tidbit about yourself: I’ve lived in Texas for most of my life, which you can guess by my use of the word “y’all”, and am so excited to be starting a new adventure in Colorado! I love doing anything outdoors, including hiking, distance running, biking, skiing and snowboarding. I also enjoy reading, board games, and spending time with family and friends.

Emily Schrader, MD

Education: University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, TX

Specialty/Research Interests: Community Medicine, Global Health, Women’s Health

Tidbit about yourself: Born and raised in Austin, Texas, I’m excited to bring my love of live music and college football (Hook ‘Em Horns!) out to the mountains of Denver. I also enjoy traveling, reading and hanging out at the dog park with my boyfriend Kurtis and his dog, Bruce. I look forward to graduating from the bunny slopes to black diamonds during my time in Colorado! 

Simon Stampe, MD

Education: SUNY Upstate

Specialty/Research Interests: Primary care, palliative care, medical informatics

Tidbit about yourself: I enjoy many outdoor activities including skiing, mountain biking, sailing, and hiking with my wife Meg and our dog George. I also love to cook and try new foods. 

Kelly Westhoff, MD

Education: Creighton University School of Medicine

Specialty/Research Interests: Preventative Medicine, Mental Health, Geriatrics, Palliative Care

Tidbit about yourself: I’m a Colorado native who is excited to be returning home for residency training! I love doing anything outside including hiking, camping, and fishing. I also really enjoy travelling to new places. I have a soft spot for the elderly and truly enjoy time hanging out with friends!

Class of 2020 

Emily Berger, MD

Education: University of Maryland School of Medicine

Specialty/Research Interests: Full-spectrum Family Medicine, especially underserved care, Women’s Health and family planning, Addiction Medicine & Pediatrics.

Tidbit about yourself: I grew up in beautiful Western Massachusetts, and have since lived in New York, Bolivia, Minnesota, and Maryland. I love being outdoors and hiking, camping, running (very slowly), and finding other people’s dogs to play with. I am so excited to call Colorado home, and realize that I will have to learn to ski very soon. 

Wade Davis, MD

Education: ETSU Quillen College of Medicine

Specialty/Research Interests: Full-Spectrum Family Medicine including procedures, Wilderness Medicine, Rural Medicine, and Behavioral Health.

Tidbit about yourself: I am a Tennessee native who is very excited to explore the vast landscapes of Colorado. My interests include hiking, skiing, long distance backpacking, mountain biking, fishing and romping around outside with my crazy wolf dog Tallulah. I love traveling off the beaten path, trying new foods, and visiting breweries with my girlfriend who is a behavioral health consultant at Swedish! I love watching Tennessee football, Gonzaga basketball, and am excited to cheer for the Broncos. 

Stephen Macari, MD

Education: State University of New York Jacobs School of Medicine

Specialty/Research Interests: Mental Health, Global Health, Preventive Medicine.

Tidbit about yourself: I love the outdoors: boating, skiing, hiking, snowboarding, you name it. I am also a big fan of craft brews, soccer, and traveling, with some of my favorite places being Kyoto and Rio de Janeiro. 

George Olsen, MD

Education: University of Colorado

Specialty/Research Interests: Adolescent Medicine, family planning, LGTB Health, primary care of the underserved.

Tidbit about yourself: I enjoy running and hiking around Colorado, skiing and hitting up a hot tub afterwards, cheering on the Denver Broncos, traveling the globe, and spending quality time with my friends and family. 

Garrett Urban, MD

Education: University of Colorado School of Medicine

Specialty/Research Interests: Rural health, Full-Spectrum Family Medicine, and Sports Medicine.

Tidbit about yourself: I am a native through and through having done all of my schooling in this great state. In my free time, I love spending time with my wife and getting into the great outdoors. Wood work, leather craft, camping, hiking, biking, fishing, hunting, water skiing, and snowboarding are just a few of the hobbies I have picked up over the years and hope to continue throughout residency. I am excited to continue my training in Colorado and provide care for the people of my home state. 

Poorvi Pfenning, MD

Education: Wake Forest School of Medicine

Specialty/Research Interests: Community-based research, Population Health, social determinants of health, health policy, Women’s Health/OB, Adolescent/Sexual Health, dermatology in primary care

Tidbit about yourself: I was born in India, raised in Georgia, and am so excited to be in Colorado for residency. I enjoy spending time with my husband doing pretty much anything outdoors, trying out new, healthy recipes, and spending time with family and friends. 

Class of 2021 

Stephen Cheung, DO, PharmD

Education: Western University College of Osteopathic Medicine Northwest

Specialty/Research Interests: Primary Care, Sports Medicine, Preventative Medicine, Mental Health, Addiction Medicine, Procedures.

Tidbit about yourself: I have lived in a number of states, including CA, OR, WA and CO. I am happy to be returning back to CO. I love the outdoor beauty of CO. I enjoy exercising, running, biking, swimming, hiking 14ers and spending time with my family. 

Danielle Eves, MD

Education: University of Colorado School of Medicine

Specialty/Research Interests: Full spectrum family medicine with particular interests in adolescent medicine, behavioral health integration, family planning, global health, LGBTQ health, and women’s health, Procedures.

Tidbit about yourself: I grew up in Colorado, and I enjoy spending my free time outdoors with my boyfriend.  My other interests include cheering for the Colorado Buffaloes, eating sushi, trying new food trucks, and traveling.  

Emily Frese, MD 

Education: University of Kansas School of Medicine

Specialty/Research Interests: Rural Medicine, Full-spectrum Family Medicine, Preventive Medicine

Tidbit about yourself: I grew up in a small town in Kansas, and I'm excited to be moving out to Colorado for residency! My fiance and I love to hike, enjoy music, and go ballroom dancing. I also like to run, read, and sometimes do artsy things. 

Andrea ‘Annie’ Habel, MD

Education: University of Washington School of Medicine (WWAMI)

Specialty/Research Interests: Lifestyle Medicine, Behavioral Health, Addiction Treatment, and Physician Wellbeing

Tidbit about yourself: I am a native of the Rocky Mountains and look forward to being right at home in the Denver area! I enjoy running and riding my bike to balance my love of experimenting in the kitchen.  On cooler days, I spend time reading, crocheting, or spending time with family and friends.  

Trey Van Maanen, MD

Education: University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine

Specialty/Research Interests: Behavioral health, full-scope family medicine, and medical education.

Tidbit about yourself: I was born and raised in a small town in NW Iowa. I am excited to be in Denver to explore the mountains and the city with my wife, Andrea, and our french bulldog, Rueger. In my free time I like to camp, golf, play board games, and practice guitar. 

Casey Whipple, MD

Education: Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Specialty/Research Interests: I’m from California, and I love the Mountains.  I grew up roaming the Coast Ranges and the Sierra Nevada, and spent medical school enjoying the Appalachians.  I’m a military reservist, and I plan to spend most of my career providing care to the people who live in America’s rural places.  I spend most of my free time enjoying the outdoors with my awesome wife, Sharell, and our adorable dog, Penny.