Pediatrics Interest Group (PIG)


The Pediatrics Interest Group at LSUHSC New Orleans is dedicated to providing career information, mentoring, and early pediatric patient interaction to students interested in the field of Pediatrics. Membership is open to all!

President Carly Thaxton
Vice President Paige Pocorello
Vice President Satvika Uppu
Secretary/Treasurer Ginny Russell
Faculty Advisor Dr. Brian Barkemeyer

This year, PIG will again collaborate with SMILE and the American Cancer Society to throw arts & crafts parties for children undergoing chemotherapy at Children’s Hospital.

Other planned activities are health screenings at the New Orleans Children’s Museum, Outreach projects with local elementary schools, and our annual fundraiser.


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