ASN's Mission

ASN leads the fight to prevent, treat, and cure kidney diseases throughout the world by educating health professionals and scientists, advancing research and innovation, communicating new knowledge, and advocating for the highest quality care for patients.

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About ASN

Laura J. Maursetter, DO, FASN, BRCU Deputy Director

ASN Biography

Laura J. Maursetter, DO, FASN, is an Associate Professor of Nephrology at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. Her academic career is focused on both clinical care and nephrology education. Clinically she provides nephrology care in a busy academic center and manages outpatients across the spectrum of kidney diseases from CKD to transplant. Her unique clinical positions include providing telemedicine services to the VA and the WI Department of Corrections.

In an educational capacity, Dr. Maursetter serves as the Nephrology Fellowship Training Program Director and has been instrumental in the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health (SMPH) curriculum transformation as well as building up local interest in nephrology careers among residents and students. She has been honored with many teaching awards at the division and departmental levels. Her academic pursuits have focused on developing innovative educational tools including an online, asynchronous quality improvement curriculum, simulation activities, and improving evaluations to provide meaningful feedback for learners.

Dr. Maursetter has been active within ASN since her fellowship when she was the fellow delegate of the Training Program Directors Executive Committee. Since that time, she has served on the Workforce Committee, where she was instrumental in the development of the ASN Kidney TREKS Program.

Currently, she serves on the ASN ITE Test Material Development Committee, Milestone Development Committee, and ASN Continuous Professional Development (CPD) Committee.