Jennifer Lau, M.D. is an Assistant Professor at the USC Keck School of Medicine and Children’s Hospital, Los Angeles. She is particularly interested in medical education and perioperative optimization and quality improvement. Her passion for teaching began during her residency at Massachusetts General Hospital and after simulation training as an instructor with Jeff Cooper at the Harvard Center for Medical Simulation. This interest continues in her role as Program Director of the CHLA Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship. She is also is involved with developing efficient and safe patient-centered care as a physician lead for the CHLA Perioperative Optimization Taskforce. You can connect with her on Linkedin and Twitter @J_LauMD.