Amy Breigenzer, BS - Bio Sketch
Amy Breigenzer is a project assistant with the Center for Rural Health (CRH) at the University of North Dakota (UND) School of Medicine & Health Sciences in Grand Forks.
Among her responsibilities in this position, Amy assists in the planning, implementation, and wrap up of Dakota Conference on Rural and Public Health, Scrubs Academy, and Scrubs Camps. Prior to joining the CRH in her present position, Amy worked as a student assistant at the CRH from April 2017 to July 2019.
Originally from Glasgow, Montana, Amy earned a bachelor's degree in biology with a minor in psychology in May 2019 from UND. She is working on her master's of public health degree at UND. She also is a member of the North Dakota Public Health Association.
Established in 1980, the CRH is one of the nation’s most experienced rural health organizations. It has developed a full complement of programs to assist researchers, educators, policymakers, healthcare providers, and most important, rural residents to address changing rural environments by identifying and researching rural health issues, analyzing health policy, strengthening local capabilities, developing community-based alternatives, and advocating for rural concerns.