Personalized Medicine (ORBIT)


Natalie Polinkse

Natalie Polinske, MS

Manager, ORBIT

Natalie Polinske received her Master of Science degree in Biotechnology from the University of Wisconsin (UW) Madison in 2011. She has been an Aurora caregiver since 2001, working specifically with the ORBIT program since 2008. Ms. Polinske played an integral role in the start-up operations of Aurora’s biorepository program, including sample processing, education and consent training. She continues to manage the program with a focus on building partnerships and collaborations to allow researchers the benefit of the biorepository’s sample and data resources.

Anne Marie BaumhoferAnne-Marie Baumhofer

Research Data Specialist

Anne-Marie Baumhofer received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in 2010. Ms. Baumhofer has been an Aurora caregiver since 2011, first working for ACL Laboratories in the emergency room at Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center and moving to the biorepository department in 2012. Anne-Marie is now responsible for sample processing and verification of consent forms.