David Tinkelman, MD
Favorite health tips: I read labels constantly, avoiding saturated fats. I make sure to walk 10,000 steps every day, which is a habit I started after we launched FitLogix.
Dr. Tinkelman is responsible for overall medical direction of our preventive health programs. He is board certified in both pediatrics and allergy and immunology, with more than 25 years' experience providing medical direction and quality assurance for disease management, quitline and wellness programs. Active in medical research, the author of over 135 journal publications and book chapters, and co-editor of four textbooks, all in respiratory disease, Dr. Tinkelman has expanded his research to include wellness and socioeconomic issues in health care. He currently serves on the Advisory Board for NAQC, and is a past president of the Joint Council of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology and a past Editor of the Journal of Asthma. Dr. Tinkelman previously served as a professor of pediatrics and vice president of health initiatives, and prior to that, was a practicing physician in Atlanta, GA, where he served as managing partner of his medical group. Dr. Tinkelman received his MD with Academic Honors from Hahnemann Medical College, and his BA from Temple University.
Amy V. Lukowski, PsyD
Favorite health tips: I wake up early every day to make time for fitness. With two small children, it's the only time I have to get moving.
Dr. Lukowski is a licensed psychologist and clinical director for all wellness and prevention programs at National Jewish Health. She has more than 10 years' experience working with tobacco cessation, weight management and health behavior change as a clinician and working with population based treatments. Amy is a certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist (TTS) and specializes in Motivational Interviewing and is a Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (MINT) Trainer. Dr. Lukowski is an active member of the American Psychological Association and Colorado Psychological Association. She serves on the NAQC Board of Directors. Dr. Lukowski received her PsyD from University of Northern Colorado, and an MS in Counseling and BS in Psychology from the University of Wyoming.