Lauren Blitzer is a nurse practitioner who graduated in 2020 with honors. Her career as a nurse practitioner began as a hospice/palliative care home health practitioner. Lauren joined AIA in July 2021. Prior to becoming a nurse practitioner, Lauren was a labor and delivery, cardiac, clinical instructor, and preop/PACU pain clinic nurse. Originally from New York, Lauren has lived in Arizona since 2006. She has two children: a girl and a boy. She enjoys spending time with her family/friends, reading, eating quality food, and most of all working out and running on a daily basis.