Laura Witte, PhD, is a physician assistant graduate of the Medical University of South Carolina. She holds a doctorate degree in health sciences with a concentration in healthcare administration. Clinically, Witte has worked in several areas of medicine, including physical medicine and rehabilitation, urgent care, and occupational medicine. She is currently an associate professor in the University of Lynchburg Doctor of Medical Science (DMSc) program. She teaches healthcare administration, healthcare management, evidence-based medicine, and the doctoral project series. She enjoys the outdoors, kayaking, and Pilates.