Professional Credentials

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (November 1995 – November 2012 Current Diplomate – ABOG )
  • Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology ( March 1997 – Today)
  • Licensed in the State of Arizona to Practice Medicine (June 1989 - Current)
  • Residency Program in Obstetrics and Gynecology at University of Arizona College of Medicine (July 1988 – June 30, 1991)
  • Residency Program in Obstetrics and Gynecology at St. Paul Ramsey Medical Center, St. Paul Minnesota (1987)
  • Doctorate of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Curriculum in Preventative Health (June 1987)
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, Curriculum in Public Health (1976)

Elective Study

While a medical student, Dr. Huempfner completed independent study courses at the Center for Higher Consciousness, (affiliate of the Himalayan Institute) in Minneapolis, MN in Ayurvedic Medicine incorporating meditation, yoga, nutrition, cleansing and holistic healing.

Awards & Honors

  • University Volunteer Internship Program through Georgetown University -  Medical team member for a United Nations border relief camp on the Thai Cambodian Border (4/28/87 – 6/28/1987)
  • Minnesota Medical Foundation Research Grant in the study of Pelvic Adhesions (2/1/1985)
  • National Institutes of Health Science Training Grant to study the prevention of Pelvic Adhesions (12/1984 – 2/1985)

Professional Associations

  • Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Member of Arizona Medical Association
  • Member of Pima County Medical Society
  • Member of the Tucson Society of Women Physicians

Community Service

  • Tucson Regional Ballet volunteer services
  • Academy of Ballet volunteer services
  • Tucson Arizona Boys Chorus volunteer services
  • St. Michaels Episcopal School
  • Business and Professional Women’s Clubs - Lectures on Women’s Health


  • 2008 Escorted Tucson Boys Chorus – Young Men’s Ensemble Choir to Prague
  • 2010 Escorted the Tucson Boys Chorus - to Honolulu