Amy Cutting received a BS in Nursing from the University of Vermont in 1976. She received a Master's degree from the University of Utah in the Family Nurse Practitioner program. completing the program and acheiving certification in 1986. She is currently in practice at the University of Utah Student Health Center and holds a faculty position in the College of Nursing as an Assistant Clinical Professor. Having completed the Certificate in Global Health at the University of Utah in 2011, she represents to College of Nursing on the Global Health Initiative Committee for the University, is the director of the Interprofessional Global Health in Ghana Study Abroad program and is the coordinator for the Global Health program for the College of Nursing.