Position title: Research Specialist
Ms. Borchardt earned a BS from the University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse and subsequently conducted research in genetics, HIV and assay development. She joined the UW Osteoporosis Clinical Research Program in 2012 serving as laboratory manager. Since that time, she has refined the HPLC methodology to measure 25-hydroxy vitamin D and is evaluating the utility of cytokines and proteins to predict bone and muscle status and change. Ms. Borchardt has published manuscripts on genetics, infection and immunodeficiency.