Lauren Gore-Howell, CA, is the clinic assistant to Dr. James MacDonald at various Sports Medicine Clinics around Columbus. She received a Bachelor's Degree in Exercise Science concentration of Fitness Promotion and Human Performance in 2015 from the University of Toledo. She acquired her Masters in Healthcare Administration in 2018 from Walden University. Prior to joining Nationwide Children's Sports Medicine, she worked as a Rehab Assistant in a Skilled Nursing Facility and a Home Health Therapy Office Manager. Lauren enjoys playing and watching sports and spending time with her family. Lauren was a high school athlete and continues to stay active.