Program Director Leadership Changes


We would like to thank five of faculty who will be transitioning out of the leadership role as program director to begin new phases in their professional careers. Dr. Florencia Polite, after 9 years in Residency Leadership at both NYU and LSU, will be stepping down and will continue her...

We would like to thank five of faculty who will be transitioning out of the leadership role as program director

Dr. Maren Batalden to Deliver the Keynote Address at the 5th Annual LSU School of Medicine Quality Improvement & Patient Safety Forum


Dr. Maren Batalden has accepted the invitation to deliver the keynote speech  for the 5th Annual LSU School of Medicine Quality Improvement & Patient Safety Forum on June 1, 2017.  Dr. Batalden is a practicing general internist with passions for health, professional development, and health...

Dr. Maren Batalden has accepted the invitation to deliver the keynote speech  for the 5th Annual LSU School of Medicine

Booked Scheduling System


The Learning Center has implemented a new scheduling system to book all lecture rooms, simulation labs, and conference rooms.  The Booked scheduling system allows authorized users to schedule a room and request available equipment.  It manages the scheduling for 9 conference rooms, 8 simulation...

The Learning Center has implemented a new scheduling system to book all lecture rooms, simulation labs, and conference rooms.  The

Emergency Medicine Simulation Conference


Emergency Medicine held their Simulation Conference in the Learning Center on Wednesday, Feb 1st.  About 40 residents participated in a M&M and two patient simulation cases using the Learning Center manikins.  Each year Emergency Medicine holds several conferences that utilize simulators to...

Emergency Medicine held their Simulation Conference in the Learning Center on Wednesday, Feb 1st.  About 40 residents participated in a

Simulation Training Begins with L1 Students at LSU


This is the 2nd year LSUHSC has used patient simulators from the Learning Center to teach the 1st year physiology course lab.  The patient simulator is used to demonstrate cardiac arrhythmias while the students palpate pulses and observe vital sign changes.  The patient simulator has also been...

This is the 2nd year LSUHSC has used patient simulators from the Learning Center to teach the 1st year physiology

Robin English MD, Promoted to Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Medical Education


Robin English, MD has been promoted to the position of Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Medical Education.  Dr. English is Professor of Clinical Pediatrics and is a member of the LSU School of Medicine graduating class of 1995. She joined the faculty in the Department of Pediatrics in 1999 after...

Robin English, MD has been promoted to the position of Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Medical Education.  Dr. English is Professor

Baton Rouge Branch Campus Interest Luncheon


The Baton Rouge branch campus held its annual interest luncheon on January 31st in the Learning Center large lecture room.   Current branch campus students and Dr. George Karam, Director of Regional Undergraduate Medical Education, fielded questions and shared experiences with interested...

The Baton Rouge branch campus held its annual interest luncheon on January 31st in the Learning Center large lecture room.

ACGME’s New Requirements for Patient Safety, Physician Well-Being and Clinical Experience, and Education Hours


ACGME Common Program Requirements Revisions – Section VI The ACGME Phase I Task Force will bring forth to the ACGME Board of Directors proposed requirements for approval and implementation.  The public comment period was available through December 19, 2016. The new proposed Common Program...

ACGME Common Program Requirements Revisions – Section VI The ACGME Phase I Task Force will bring forth to the ACGME

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