Dr. Uusinarkaus is involved in medical education – he is an assistant professor of Family Medicine at the University of Colorado, Denver. He also has a passion for preventive cardiology, becoming certified in Clinical Lipidology the first year it was offered, in 2005. He has additional training as a specialist in the treatment of hypertension. He is currently a board member of the South West Lipid Association – a regional entity of the National Lipid Association. In addition, he maintains an active research interest, participating as a Principal Investigator in many clinical trials involving new treatments for common ailments and diseases. In his free time, he enjoys skiing, golfing, spending time with his family, and the many outdoor activities Colorado has to offer.