Laura Fosler has been a palliative care NP for more than 10 years. She works at Rush University Medical Center, specializing in inpatient palliative medicine. She is active in interdisciplinary palliative care education, and has been a local and national speaker. She is currently studying Spanish, and has renewed appreciation for the joys and challenges of being an adult learner. Prior to becoming an advanced practice nurse, Laura practiced for 10 years as an RN in various settings, including the ICU and pediatric ED.