- Director of Online Educational Initiatives
- University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MFA
- University of Rochester, BA
Laura C. Hart leads the Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy’s online educational initiatives, from strategy through implementation to evaluation. She collaborates with faculty, staff, and students at the Perelman School of Medicine and across Penn, as well as with external partners. Laura arrived at Penn in 2015 from the Curtis Institute of Music, where she guided the small conservatory to engage a global audience of more than 70,000 active lifelong learners through MOOCs. She recently earned a certificate in e-Learning Design and Development from the University of Washington’s College of Professional and Continuing Education.