National Mentoring Network (MNET) Mentor Profiles
Laurie C. Zephyrin, MD
Women’s Health Services, Department of Veterans Affairs
New York University School of Medicine
Research Interests: Obstetrics & Gynecology
Dr. Laurie C. Zephyrin is the first national Director of Reproductive Health in the Office of Women’s Health Services, Department of Veterans Affairs. Dr. Zephyrin is a board certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist with extensive leadership experience in health policy, public health and health systems domestically and internationally. Dr. Zephyrin is on faculty at New York University School of Medicine in Obstetrics and Gynecology; she served as a White House Fellow, a Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholar and is a current Aspen Institute Health Innovator Fellow. Her work in health systems and healthcare delivery has focused on translating evidence based research into effective policy and practice, with the overall mission of ensuring quality healthcare for all populations, especially vulnerable populations. She completed her training at Harvard’s Integrated Residency Program in Obstetrics and Gynecology and holds a BS in Biomedical Sciences from the City College of New York, an MD from the New York University School of Medicine, and an MPH and MBA from Johns Hopkins University.