Dr. Laura Schipper is an assistant professor at Calvin University in the nursing department. Dr. Schipper has attended multiple sessions provided by her school on the topic of diversity and inclusion. She works as a certified adult-gerontology nurse practitioner and enjoys precepting new nurse practitioners in the practice. She has also worked on a curriculum used by her practice for MD residents completing rotations in the geriatric setting. Dr. Schipper earned her undergraduate BSN degree from Calvin College and her master's and DNP degrees from the University of Michigan.