• Vice President of Research
  • Professor, Obstetrics And Gynecology

Research Summary

Dr. Rothwell encompasses a unique set of expertise in bioethics, evaluation, qualitative methodologies, and public health. Her training in bioethics is from the Medical College of Wisconsin. Currently, she is the Contact Principal Investigator for the NIH Utah Center in Excellence for Ethical, Legal, and Social Implications (ELSI) for Research in Genetics (HG009037). She has extensive experience as both PI and co-investigator with numerous multi-center NIH trials.


  • B.S., Recreation Therapy, University of South Alabama
  • M.S., Park and Recreation Management, University of South Alabama
  • PhD, Recreation Therapy, University of Utah
  • Post-Doctoral Work, College of Nursing, University of Utah
  • Fellowship, Bioethics, Wisconsin Medical College