Ari Pence, MD Ari Pence, MD (1 Posts)

Resident Physician Contributing Writer

McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University

Ari Pence is a second year Family Medicine resident at McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University. She earned her MD from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Prior to medical school she worked at the University of Illinois as an instructor in the Department of Interdisciplinary Health Sciences teaching courses on the socioeconomic determinants of healthcare, as well as a lab coordinator in the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience with a focus on the effects of exercise, nutrition and injury on memory and cognition across the human lifespan. She is passionate about the intersections of women's health, mental illness and integrative medicine in the primary care setting, and providing holistic, person-focused care to the most vulnerable and underserved patients.

Demetra Heinrich, MD Demetra Heinrich, MD (1 Posts)

Resident Physician Contributing Writer

University of Minnesota

Demetra was born and raised in Butte, Montana. She attended college at Gonzaga University and medical school at the University of Washington in Seattle, WA. Now a 4th year OBGYN resident at the University of Minnesota, she will practice rural OBGYN next year in Alexandria, MN. She has a husband and two small children. She enjoys reading for fun and hiking outdoors when time allows.