Professional Bio


  • 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 Expertise & Certifications

  • Hospice and Palliative Care certified (CHPN)

Research & Scholarship

Research Interests

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

Recent Presentations

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

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

Awards & Recognition

  • Finalist, Colorado Nurses Foundation Nightingale Award, 2008