J. Brent Wallis, MD, FAAP

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine and Pediatrics
Director, Electronic Health Records
Director, MedPeds Clinics at Baptist

LSU Healthcare Network
2820 Napoleon Avenue
Suite 890
New Orleans, LA 70115 
504.412.1366  Phone
504.412.1367  FAX


MD - 2000
Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA

Residency – 2004
LSU Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA
Combined Internal Medicine and Pediatrics


After completing his residency in Internal Medicine at LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans, Dr. Wallis served the following year as Chief Resident.  He joined the faculty of the Department of Internal Medicine in 2007 following two years as a staff physician at West Jefferson Medical Center. He also serves as clinical director of Electronic Health Records for the LSU Healthcare Network, director of the Med/Peds Clinics at LSU’s Baptist Memorial Hospital campus, and volunteer/staff physician at the Luke House Community Clinic.

Dr. Wallis is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Society of Internal Medicine. He is board certified in both Pediatrics and Internal Medicine.

Committees & Administrative Responsibilities

Credentialing Committee, LSU Healthcare Network
Physicians’ Advisory Board, Allscripts Healthcare Solutions

Selected Publications

August 2008, THE ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORD, JB Wallis MD. Department of Medicine Grand Rounds presented 8/15/2008.

August 2008. RECIPE FOR SUCCESS. Michele Medgaus, Abreon Group, JB Wallis, MD. Formal presentation on 8/7/2008 for Allscripts Healthcare Solutions LLC, at the Allscripts Client Experience Meeting in Chicago, IL.

July 2008. REBUILDING HEALTHCARE IN LOUISIANA. JB Wallis, MD. Formal presentation on 7/9/2008 at the Allscripts Executive Summit, Chicago, IL.

May 2008. HOW THE IMPLEMENTATION OF A PERSONAL HEALTH RECORD WITH AN EHR IS IMPROVING QUALITY OF CARE AT LSU HEALTHCARE NETWORK. L Tvedt, Global Works Systems, Inc. and JB Wallis, MD. Formal presentation 5/20/2008 at the 24th Annual Towards the Electronic Patient Record (TEPR) Meeting, Ft. Lauderdale, FL.

March 2008. A HURRICANE, A DREAM, A TEAM, AND AN EHR: REBUILDING HEALTHCARE IN LOUISIANA. JB Wallis, MD. Webcase presentation 3/26/08 for Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, LLC.