School of Medicine

Geriatric Medicine

Welcome to the LSU Geriatric Medicine Section


The Section of Geriatric Medicine at the LSU HSC Science Center in New Orleans is an interdisciplinary group of healthcare professionals whose mission is to provide top quality medical and interdisciplinary education and training, patient care, and research in the field of aging to the diverse geriatric population of Southern Louisiana. We are committed to delivering high-quality, comprehensive and cutting-edge care to the older adult in a variety of settings, and to providing innovative leadership in geriatric education, scholarship, patient advocacy, education and community outreach.