Laura Petersen, MHSA, is a Project Manager for the Patient Safety Enhancement Program (PSEP). She assists Dr. Jennifer Meddings with project development, research project task management, and coordination of team member tasks.
Prior to joining PSEP, Ms. Petersen worked for the Michigan Oncology Quality Consortium, a Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan funded quality initiative. Her duties included coordinating project logistics, developing resources, and performing data abstraction and analysis. She has also worked at Beaumont Health System in Royal Oak, MI as a patient registrar and taught at the University of Michigan Program in Biology as a Graduate Student Instructor.
Ms. Petersen received her Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Neuroscience from the University of Michigan in 2012. She then earned her Master of Health Services Administration (MHSA) degree from the University of Michigan School of Public Health in 2014. She completed the University of Michigan Health System Lean Healthcare course in November 2014.