Student Spotlight

Natalie Pratt, OMS II

Class of 2021

  • Hometown: Bountiful, Utah
  • Undergraduate Studies: Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry from the University of Utah.
  • Clubs and Activities: President of SAMOPS, event coordinator for ACOEP, and member of ACOP and SAACOFP.

Why did you choose RVUCOM? I chose RVUCOM because of its excellent reputation of top board scores in the nation. A nice bonus for...
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Faculty Spotlight

Michael R. Wells, PhD

Assistant Dean for the Integrated Curriculum
Professor of Structural Medicine

  • Hometown: Mt. Dora, Florida
  • Undergraduate Studies: Chemistry at the University of Florida
  • Graduate Studies: Medical Neuroscience at the University of Florida

What classes do you teach? I teach Anatomy and Neuroscience. Why did you choose to teach at RVUCOM-SU? I...
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Chandra Blethen

IT Help Desk Support
Department of Information Services • (720) 874-2418
RVUCOM-CO Campus • AV Room – 329


Chandra is originally from Norwich, Connecticut. She received an Associate of Arts degree in Liberal Arts and Science degree from Three Rivers Community College and an Associate of Applied Science degree in Computer-Technology Networking from Horry-Georgetown Technical College (HGTC). She is currently working towards her Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from the Metropolitan State University of Denver.

Chandra has worked in the IT field for several years, starting in the Office of Information Technology and the Teaching Excellence Center at HGTC. Since moving to Colorado, she has worked as a Desktop Support Technician at PayTech and as Workstation Administrator at eBags. In her new role at RVU, she is excited to once again work in the halls of academia and use her prior professional experience to improve the RVU experience for all. “I enjoy helping others to work more efficiently with technology.”