Lizzie Wesser, DNP

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“The female body is truly amazing!”, says Lizzie Wesser. She is a proponent of life-long learning and it compels her to find the best solutions to the problems women face. She says, “Through my work as a nurse in labor and delivery, I realized I wanted to create long lasting relationships with my patients, meeting

Erica Scheffler, NP

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Biography/Personal Interests Growing up in New Prague, Erica Scheffler thought she’d become either a teacher or a nurse. “I knew I loved to teach,” she says, “but I was also fascinated by pregnancy and childbirth. My Mom did daycare for years, and with three brothers and one sister, I was exposed to caregiving my whole

Leslie S. Newman, DNP

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Biography/Personal Interests Leslie Newman earned her Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP) from the University of Minnesota. The practice doctorate, recently established by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN), signifies the highest level of nursing in direct, clinical practice. In addition to her doctorate, Newman holds nurse practitioner certifications in both Women’s Health and Adult

Krista Bernhoft Margolis, NP

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Biography/Personal Interests Krista Margolis’s passion for healing began early. “My Dad had cancer, and died when I was 9,” she says. “I spent a lot of time in and around hospitals, and even though I was sad, I was intrigued.” Her fascination with women’s health began in biology class in high school. (“I just loved