Laurie Powers has been one of the Nurse Coordinators at the UNC IBD center since April 2007. Prior to that she worked as a staff nurse on the pediatric surgery inpatient unit at the UNC-Chapel Hill Children’s hospital. She graduated with highest honors with a B.S. in Nursing from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2004. Prior to her nursing school, she also earned a degree in psychology and communications from UNC-Chapel Hill in 2001.