Laura Purcell, MD, MPH

Program: General Surgery | Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship

Start Year: 2015

Medical School: University of Nebraska

University: University of Nebraska – Lincoln

Clinical and Research Interests

Pediatric Surgery, Global Surgery, Health Services Research

What were you looking for in a residency program?

I was looking for a program that had an excellent match rate for pediatric surgery fellowship, sustainable global surgery opportunities for surgical residents, and opportunities to get my Masters of Public Health in residency.

Honors and Awards

National Institute of Health Fogarty Global Health Fellow, UNC Office of International Affairs Global Health Scholar, William “Joe” Messick, MD Award for Excellence in Surgical Critical Care


Quilting, reading, hiking, yoga


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