Laura E. Walker, M.D.

  1. Emergency Medicine Physician

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  1. Emergency care
  2. Palliative care
  • Palliative care
  • Rural emergency medicine
  1. 2022
    Graduate School - MBA studentUniversity of St. Thomas School of Business
  2. 2012
    Resident - Postdoctoral TrainingYale-New Haven Hospital, Yale University School of Medicine
  3. 2008
    MDTulane University School of Medicine
  4. 2004
    BS - BiologyCollege of Biological Sciences, University of Minnesota
  5. 2001
    BA - HistoryCollege of Liberal Arts, University of Minnesota

Certifications

  1. 2013
    Emergency MedicineAmerican Board of Emergency Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2021
    Emergency Medicine Residency Service AwardDepartment of Emergency Medicine
  2. 2021
    Crossingham Faculty Development AwardDepartment of Emergency Medicine
  3. 2021
    Outstanding Quality Improvement Project: SE MN Discharge Process ImprovementMayo Clinic Quality Academy
  4. 2020
    Academy for Women in Academic Emergency Medicine (AWAEM) Momentum AwardSAEM Academy of Women in Emergency Medicine
  5. 2017
    2017 Academy for Women in Academic Emergency Medicine (AWAEM) Research AwardSAEM Academy of Women in Emergency Medicine
  6. 2014
    Emergency Medicine Quarterly Faculty Recognition Award (Patients Per Shift - EM-Adults)Department of Emergency Medicine
  7. 2012
    Pediatric Emergency Medicine AwardDepartment of Emergency Medicine, Yale-New Haven Hospital

Professional memberships

  1. 2021 - present
    MemberACO Utilization Management Subcommittee
  2. 2021 - present
    MemberAlbert Lea Emergency Department Redesign Executive Team
  3. 2020 - present
    MemberVirtual Care Committee, MCHS SE MN
  4. 2020 - present
    MemberMidwest Hospital Practice Subcommittee, Executive Group
  5. 2020 - present
    Committee MemberFaculty Development Committee, Society of Academic Emergency Medicine
  6. 2019 - present
    MemberSoutheast Minnesota Hospital Practice Executive Committee
  7. 2019 - present
    Administration and Leadership Committee ChairSociety of Academic Emergency Medicine, Academy of Women in Academic Emergency Medicine
  8. 2019 - present
    MemberHospital Operations, Mayo Clinic
  9. 2019 - present
    MemberRegional Management Team - Southeast Region, Mayo Clinic Health System
  10. 2019 - present
    Member, Clinical Practice CommitteeMCHS Southeast Minnesota Region, Mayo Clinic Health System
  11. 2019 - present
    MemberHospital Optimization Subcommittee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  12. 2019 - present
    MemberSE MN Clinical Practice Quality Oversight Committee (CPQOS)
  13. 2019 - present
    Chair, Hospital Practice SubcommitteeMCHS Southeast Minnesota Region, Mayo Clinic Health System
  14. 2019
    Practice Liaison, Division of Emergency UltrasoundDepartment of Emergency Medicine
  15. 2019 - present
    MemberSociety of Academic Emergency Medicine, Academy of Women in Academic Emergency Medicine
  16. 2019
    Member, Finance CommitteeMidwest Department of Emergency Medicine
  17. 2019 - present
    Member, Emergency Medicine Residency Clinical Competency CommitteeDepartment of Emergency Medicine
  18. 2019
    Chair, Midwest Practice CommitteeDepartment of Emergency Medicine
  19. 2019 - present
    Member, Midwest Hospital Practice SubcommitteeMayo Clinic Hospital Practice Committee
  20. 2019
    MemberDivision of Community Emergency Medicine Executive Committee
  21. 2019 - present
    MemberEmergency Medicine Telemedicine Executive Team
  22. 2018 - 2020
    Member, Quality and Patient Safety Committee - Patient Safety SubcommitteeAmerican College of Emergency Physicians
  23. 2018 - 2019
    Member, Quality and Patient Safety Committee - Metrics and Measures SubcommitteeAmerican College of Emergency Physicians
  24. 2018 - present
    Founder, Resident Women's Engagement GroupDepartment of Emergency Medicine
  25. 2018 - 2021
    Member, Residency Program Leadership TeamDepartment of Emergency Medicine
  26. 2018 - present
    Member, Emergency Medicine Residency RecruitmentDepartment of Emergency Medicine
  27. 2018
    Member, Clinical Practice Quality Oversight CommitteeMCHS Southeast Minnesota Region, Mayo Clinic Health System
  28. 2017 - 2021
    Member, Quality and Patient Safety CommitteeAmerican College of Emergency Physicians
  29. 2017 - 2018
    Member, Emergency Medicine Specialty Council EMR SubcommitteeEmergency Medicine Specialty Council
  30. 2017 - present
    MemberSociety for Academic Emergency Medicine
  31. 2017 - 2018
    Co-Chair, Quality CommitteeDepartment of Emergency Medicine
  32. 2017 - 2018
    Chair, Patient Experience WorkgroupDepartment of Emergency Medicine
  33. 2017 - present
    Member, Quality Improvement and Patient Satisfaction SectionAmerican College of Emergency Physicians
  34. 2016 - present
    FellowAmerican College of Emergency Physicians
  35. 2016 - 2019
    Member, Recruitment CommitteeDepartment of Emergency Medicine
  36. 2016 - 2017
    Member, Continuing Medical Education Planning CommitteeDepartment of Emergency Medicine
  37. 2016 - 2019
    Chair, Regional Care Review CommitteeSE MN Emergency Medicine
  38. 2015 - 2016
    ChairSE MN Sepsis Workgroup
  39. 2015 - 2016
    MemberSE MN Pain Management Committee
  40. 2015 - 2018
    Subject Matter ExpertSubject Matter Expert Assignment for EHR/RCM Convergence Project / Plummer Project
  41. 2015 - 2019
    Voting MemberSouthern Minnesota Regional Trauma Advisory Committee
  42. 2015 - 2018
    Ad Hoc Member, Grievance CommitteeMCHS Southeast Minnesota Region, Mayo Clinic Health System
  43. 2014 - 2018
    Chair, Multidisciplinary Care Review CommitteeDepartment of Emergency Medicine
  44. 2014 - 2018
    MemberMortality Review Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  45. 2014 - 2018
    Reviewer, Mortality Review CommitteeMCHS Southeast Minnesota Region, Mayo Clinic Health System
  46. 2014 - 2018
    Member, Emergency Medicine Steering CommitteeMCHS Southeast Minnesota Region, Mayo Clinic Health System
  47. 2014 - 2018
    Chair, Emergency Medicine Steering Committee, Quality SubcommitteeMCHS Southeast Minnesota Region, Mayo Clinic Health System
  48. 2014 - 2018
    Member, Emergency Medicine Steering Committee, Practice SubcommitteeMCHS Southeast Minnesota Region, Mayo Clinic Health System
  49. 2013 - 2019
    Active Member, Peer Review CommitteeDepartment of Emergency Medicine
  50. 2013 - 2019
    MemberSouthern Minnesota Regional Trauma Advisory Committee
  51. 2012 - 2019
    Member, Quality CommitteeDepartment of Emergency Medicine
  52. 2012 - 2019
    Active Member, Practice CommitteeDepartment of Emergency Medicine
  53. 2012 - 2016
    Member, Trauma CommitteeMCHS Albert Lea and Austin
  54. 2012 - 2016
    MemberClinical Operations Committee, Mayo Clinic Health System in Albert Lea and Austin
  55. 2012 - present
    MemberMinnesota College of Emergency Physicians
  56. 2012 - present
    MemberMinnesota Medical Society
  57. 2012 - present
    MemberZumbro Valley Medical Association, Minnesota Medical Association
  58. 2010 - 2012
    Editor in ChiefNewsletter, Department of Emergency Medicine, Yale University
  59. 2010 - 2012
    RepresentativeEmergency Medicine Residents' Association
  60. 2008 - 2012
    MemberSociety for Academic Emergency Medicine
  61. 2008 - 2012
    MemberConnecticut College of Emergency Physicians
  62. 2006 - 2012
    MemberEmergency Medicine Residents' Association
  63. 2006 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Emergency Physicians

Publications

Research activities

See a description of research activities.