Colleen Bender - The University of Chicago Kovler Diabetes Center

Colleen Bender


Colleen Bender grew up on Chicago’s south side. She has two Bachelor’s degrees- one in pre-medicine biology and one in nursing. Colleen has a critical care nursing background, along with research. Currently, she is studying to become a Family Nurse Practitioner at Purdue Northwest. Colleen worked at the University of Chicago Clinical Research Center and has is now beginning a new chapter with Kovler.