Laura is a PhD student and the Associate Lead for Improvement Science and Quaility Improvement at CLAHRC NWL within the Department of Primary Care and Public Health.
Prior to joining Imperial College in 2011, she worked as a registered nurse in Ontario, Canada. Her interest in health promotion and health teaching prompted her to obtain a Masters in Public Health from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine in 2010. She is working currently with project teams to study the use of quality improvement methods in practice, evaluating how effectively they methods are applied and exploring how their use can be improved.
Laura is currently pursuing her PhD in the Department of Medicine at Imperial College London. Her work will explore the process of achieving sustainability in healthcare improvement initiatives and investigate how sustainability can be influenced with the use of specific strategies and interventions.