Laura Chen, MD
Position title: Assistant Professor
Division of Hospital Medicine
For Academic Inquiries: (608) 265-5545
BS, University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign, Champaign, Illinois
MD, Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota
Residency, Pediatrics, Seattle Children’s Hospital, Seattle, Washington
Chief Residency, Pediatrics, Seattle Children’s Hospital, Seattle, Washington
Dr. Laura Chen is assistant professor (CHS) in the Division of Hospital Medicine. Her professional interests include using quality improvement methods to enhance the care of patients with limited English proficiency. She is passionate about medical education and has received several teaching awards, most recently the Clinical Teacher award from the University of Wisconsin’s Family Medicine Residency in 2022.
Chen is a pediatric hospitalist interested in providing evidence-based, high-quality care to hospitalized patients.
Chen’s recent research focuses on strategies to reduce hospitalizations for children with medical complexity.