Monika Nuffer

Monika Nuffer PharmD, CCA (Certified Clinical Aromatherapist)

Academic and Experiential Program Coordinator, Senior Instructor
  • Departments of Clinical Pharmacy and Family Medicine


Primary Phone:303-724-3524

Mailing Address:
  • CU Anschutz

Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences Building

12850 East Montview Boulevard

First Floor Room 1116U

Aurora, CO 80045

Monika Nuffer, PharmD, Certified Clinical Aromatherapist is a clinical pharmacist with expertise in Integrative Medicine. She provides individualized consults where she evaluates and explains the safety and efficacy as well as pros and cons of different herbs and supplements patients are taking or considering taking. Taking her patients’ complete medication profile into account, she screens for interactions, duplications, and helps to optimize pharmacotherapy treatment at Integrative Medicine Center.

Dr. Nuffer holds faculty appointments at the University of Colorado in both the Skaggs School of Pharmacy and the School of Medicine. She is the Program Coordinator of the Integrative Health and Medicine online graduate certificate program, and serves as the Academic and Experiential Program Coordinator for the Distance Degrees and Programs. Dr. Nuffer obtained her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Colorado Denver and completed an ASHP-accredited Pharmacy Practice Residency at the VA Hospital in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

In her spare time, Dr. Nuffer enjoys traveling, woodworking, the great outdoors, and spending time with her wonderful family.

Education, Licensure & Certifications

  • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Colorado Denver School of Pharmacy 
  • Pharmacy Practice Residency, Veterans Administration Health Care System, Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • Academy Teaching and Learning Certificate Program, American College of Clinical Pharmacy
  • Certified HeartMath® Practitioner, HeartMath Interventions
  • Certified Aromatherapist Level 1, The School of Aromatic Studies, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 
  • Certified Professional Aromatherapist Level 2, The School of Aromatic Studies, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
  • Certified Clinical Aromatherapist Level 3, The School of Aromatic Studies, Chapel Hill, North Carolina


  • National Association for Holistic Aromatherapy (NAHA)
  • HeartMath Institute
  • American Pharmacist Association (APhA)
  • Academic Consortium for Integrative Medicine & Health (ACIHM)
  • American Botanical Council (ABC)
  • Rho Chi National Pharmacy Honor Society, Alpha Theta Chapter
  • American Association of College of Pharmacy (AACP)
  • Phi Lambda Sigma National Leadership Society (PLS), Alpha Xi Chapter
  • American Society of Health-System Pharmacist (ASHP)
  • Colorado Pharmacists Society (CPS)