Clinical Fellowships: About the LSU Interim Hospital

The Interim LSU Hospital experiences 14,000 admissions and 65,000 Emergency Department visits annually. There is a strong balance of men and women, and all ethnic groups are represented. Services are provided for all age groups, including adolescent patients and geriatric patients. The Medicine, Surgery, Obstetric, Intensive Care, Cardiology, Trauma, and Emergency Medicine services are very busy and provide numerous educational opportunities in the area of endocrine diseases. The hospital is a tertiary care facility and a major referral center for a large geographical area which ensures a wide variety of experiences. All of the hospital’s specialty services are dedicated to teaching and provide a very cordial environment.