Laura Markwick, DNP, RN, FNP-C, FAANP

Laura Markwick

School of Nursing
University at Buffalo
317 D Wende Hall
Buffalo, NY 14214-8013

PHONE: 716-829-3925


  • DNP, St. John Fisher College
  • MS, St. John Fisher College
  • BS, University of Vermont

Areas of Research

  • Access to care for underserved populations
  • Mental health for uninsured or underinsured populations
  • Technology and telemedicine

Teaching Responsibilities

Recent Publications

Markwick, L. (2016). Male, female, other: Transgender and the impact in primary care. The Journal for Nurse Practitioners, 12(5), 330-338.

Markwick, L. (2016). Starting your own primary care NP practice—lessons learned. JNPA The Journal, 3(3).

Markwick, L., McConnochie, K., & Wood, N. (2015). Expanding telemedicine to include primary care for the urban adult. Journal for Healthcare of the Poor and Underserved, 26(3), 771-776.

Markwick, L., Smith, C., and Mick, D. (2014). Functional behavioral analysis and social scripting for the older patient with schizophrenia: A Staff Development Program. Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 35(11), 883-890.  

Honors and Awards

  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners Fellow, 2017
  • Nurse Practitioner of the Year, New York Nurse Practitioner Association, 2016
  • Women to Watch, Democrat and Chronicle, Rochester, NY, 2016
  • Future Leaders Training Awardee, American Association of Nurse Practioners, 2014-2015
  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners Fellows Scholarship, 2009
  • Distinguished Graduate Student Award, St. John Fisher College Department of Nursing, 2006

Professional Activities

  • Invited Member, Excellus Credentialing Committee
  • President, Monroe County Board of Health
  • State Representative, NY-North, American Association of Nurse Practitioners
  • President-Elect, Nurse Practitioner Association of Greater Rochester
  • Member, Nurse Practitioner Association of New York State
  • Member, Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society/Delta Sigma Chapter
  • Program Committee Chair, Member Board of Directors, Genesee Valley Nurse Association