Dr Sara Lawrence grew up in Moscow. She attended the University of Utah before receiving her Bachelor’s degree from the University of California in San Diego.
She earned her MD from the University of Washington School of Medicine in 1993 as a WWAMI student and completed her Family Medicine training at UC San Diego.
Dr Lawrence lives in Viola with her husband Torrey, who is a Professor of Music at the University of Idaho and son Thomas. They have a small orchard, a berry patch and too numerous home improvement projects to mention.