Laura Negrete is the Data Acquisitions Manager for the Health Lab. She began working with the University of Chicago in 2010 within the undergraduate financial aid office. Prior to joining the Health Lab, Laura worked in the Biological Sciences Division as a graduate program administrator. 

Laura received a B.A. in Fiction Writing and a M.A. in the teaching of writing from Columbia College Chicago. Most recently, in 2021, she received a MLIS from Dominican University.