Chair, Latin America and president, global healthcare practice, Weber Shandwick
By Gail Heimann, president, Weber Shandwick
When asked about her best advice, Laura said, “Choose to do something you love with purpose and strive to make a difference.” Throughout her expansive 18-year career at Weber Shandwick, Laura has done just that — made a difference in our clients’ businesses and patient lives by driving transformational healthcare work.
Laura has led the growth of Weber Shandwick’s global healthcare practice since joining the firm in 2000, providing strategic counsel and insights to some of the most visible multinational healthcare-related brands in the world.
The firm’s global practice spans North America, Europe, Asia, and Latin America, with expertise in cardiology, immunology, oncology, antivirals, metabolic disorders, eyecare, orthopedics, pediatrics, women’s health, medical devices, and more.
Her work has been recognized by PRWeek and MM&M in the Health Influencer 50 for her passion, determination, and innovative thinking.