Lauren is a Scientific Research Analyst at MAC. She attended Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center's School of Public Health where in 2018 she completed her Master of Public Health degree with a concentration in Epidemiology. As a graduate student, Lauren gained experience with chronic disease epidemiology by coding and analyzing cancer-related data at the Louisiana Tumor Registry. She has also assisted with research on the increased risk of cardiovascular disease among persons with living with HIV and AIDS in Louisiana. Lauren enjoys running, doing yoga, reading, and watching the Houston Astros.