Born in Montreal, Canada, then transplanted to North Miami Beach as a child, Dr Laufer has long called Boca Raton her home. Her educational path began with a Bachelor of Arts, cum laude from Cornell University. She then studied medicine at the University of South Florida. She completed her residency training in Pediatrics at Emory University in Atlanta. She then returned to South Florida with her husband, where they raised their son and daughter. She enjoys spending time with her family, her dogs, exploring nature, gardening, photography and traveling.Her career path includes many years’ experiences in pediatric emergency, urgent care and hospitalist medicine. She then returned to primary care medicine, and now enjoys helping and watching families to grow healthy and strong.