NIAGARA FALLS – Laura M. DeBacco will join the OB/GYN Center at Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center as its full-time coordinator, effective April 14.

DeBacco will direct operations at the center and provide outpatient obstetric and gynecologic care for patients at the center, which recently expanded to a five-day-a- week schedule.

She also will assist physicians during surgical procedures and provide pre- and postoperative care to patients.

A Niagara Falls native and Niagara University graduate, DeBacco holds a master’s degree in physician assistant studies from Daemen College, where she is an adjunct professor and clinical preceptor.

She previously worked as a physician assistant at Mount St. Mary’s Neighborhood Health Center, Niagara Falls, and most recently at Women’s Medicine of Niagara in Lewiston.