Graduate Programs in Human Genetics
The Department of Genetics is one of six Basic Science departments at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center (LSUHSC). The Genetics Department is located on the sixth floor of the Clinical Sciences Research Building, .a state-of-the-art research facility.
The Department of Genetics offers a Doctor of Philosophy degree in Genetics and participates in the Masters of Biomedical Sciences program. The department has outstanding faculty, researchers, and community educators that can cut across disciplines to fulfill our mission to provide state of the art education, research, and community outreach, in the area of genetics.
Kayla Beale Fuselier (center) is hooded as she receives her Ph.D., by her mentor, Dr. Ed Grabczyk
during the LSUHSC 144th Commencement on May 17, 2018.
Back row (left to right): Jennie Lacour, Ayesha Umrigar, Kirsten Termine, and Ciera Singleton
Front row (left to right): Jorge Peñas, Nicholas Fried, Phaethon Philbrook, and Kristina Larter
Graduate Student Research Day 2018
Jennie Lacour, Graduate Assistant
Mentor: Dr. Edward Grabczyk
Dinh-Van Tran, Graduate Student Ciera Singleton, Graduate Assistant
Mentor: Dr. Diptasri Mandal Mentor: Dr. Judy Crabtree
Kirsten Termine, Graduate Assistant
Mentor: Dr. Diptasri Mandal