Laura WaagmeesterM.D.

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine
  • Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, School of Medicine


  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine
  • Pediatrics

Special focus on

  • Emergency Medicine (Pediatric)


An Oregon native, Laura completed her residency in Pediatrics as well as fellowship in Pediatric Emergency Medicine at OHSU before joining the faculty. Her academic interests include graduate and undergraduate medical education, and accident and injury prevention in children, with a particular focus on drowning prevention. She has been a lifelong competitive swimmer, occasional triathlete and runner, and in her free time enjoys baking, hiking, and enjoying the PNW with her husband and daughter.


  • M.D., 2015, Oregon Health & Science University