Laura is an invaluable member of the HEALTH-E research team. She is dedicated to and passionate about research to support aging. She is a great collaborator and mentor to her peers, a team player and a leader. She generates many ideas for significant and innovative projects and is a role model for graduate students in biomedical and health informatics. Her positive attitude, her willingness to help and contribute to the team but also lead when necessary, her work ethic and her commitment to rigorous research make her an excellent scholar and team member, and poise her to play a leadership role in her field in the very near future!