Center for Health Promotion

Our Leadership

Our faculty sees patients with a variety of medical conditions and conducts research related to behavior change and health as part of their work with National Jewish Health and the Center for Health Promotion. Click on the links below to learn more about each faculty member.

Coming Soon: watch a short video to learn more about our philosophy of changing behavior to change health.


Bruce G. Bender, PhD

Department of Pediatrics

Mark S. Aloia, PhD

Associate Professor,
Department of Medicine

Jack D. Edinger, PhD

Professor, Department of Medicine

Research Faculty Members


Lisa J. Meltzer, PhD

Department of Pediatrics

Kristen E. Holm, PhD

Associate Professor,
Department of Medicine

Deb Fending, RN

Certified Asthma Educator