By the Numbers: GME’s Hiring, Promoting and Terminating Processes for the New Year


With the 2017 House Officer Orientation in the rear view mirror, the GME office had a moment to reflect upon the processes implemented to streamline the hiring, promoting, and terminating the over 800 residents and fellows in the 64 LSU GME programs. Incoming house officers completed and...

With the 2017 House Officer Orientation in the rear view mirror, the GME office had a moment to reflect upon

Pulmonary Critical Care Video Airway Management Training


On July 3, LSU Pulmonary Critical Care Fellow and Faculty participated in video airway management training course. The 12 Fellows and 4 Faculty that participated were able to use several vendors' airway management equipment while practicing their...

On July 3, LSU Pulmonary Critical Care Fellow and Faculty participated in video airway management training course. The 12 Fellows

Lafayette White Coat Ceremony


We held our White Coat Ceremony for our interns and fellows June 30th for residents’ and fellows’ families and friends. It was a great opportunity for our CEO, Katie Hebert, Associate Dean for Lafayette Affairs, Dr. James Falterman,  Jr., and the many other faculty and hospital staff to attend...

We held our White Coat Ceremony for our interns and fellows June 30th for residents’ and fellows’ families and friends.

Mark Your Calendar


Save the Date: GME Important Dates September September 19–GME Program Director and Coordinator Meeting–Learning Center Lecture Room, 2:00 PM September 21 – GMEC Meeting – Learning Center Conference Room 7, 1:00 PM October October 17 – GME Coordinator Meeting – Learning Center...

Save the Date: GME Important Dates September September 19–GME Program Director and Coordinator Meeting–Learning Center Lecture Room, 2:00 PM September

LSU GME Common Core Curriculum –New Course Work for LSU House Staff in the New Academic Year


LSU School of Medicine Graduate Medical Education Committee (GMEC) members have instituted a new Core Curriculum for LSU House Officers. The American Medical Association’s series of GME competency modules for residents and fellows will be required.  These modules will be the integral educational...

LSU School of Medicine Graduate Medical Education Committee (GMEC) members have instituted a new Core Curriculum for LSU House Officers.

ACGME Rolls out the Revised Common Program Requirements


Effective July 1, 2017 the ACGME rolled out its major revision of Section VI of the Common Program Requirements.  According to Thomas Nasca, MD, Executive Director for the ACGME, “These revisions emphasize that medical education is professional education.  The emphasis is being placed on...

Effective July 1, 2017 the ACGME rolled out its major revision of Section VI of the Common Program Requirements.  According

Lafayette Family Medicine New Program Director-Dr. Marilyn Marshall


Dr. Marilyn Marshall is the new Program Director for the Family Medicine Program in Lafayette. She attended medical school at the University of Michigan and trained at the UASMS South Arkansas Family Medicine Residency Program. Prior to Dr. Marshall’s arrival to University Hospital and...

Dr. Marilyn Marshall is the new Program Director for the Family Medicine Program in Lafayette. She attended medical school at

Video: Tips & Tricks for First Year Residents – What You Need to Know!


Each July brings a group of newly minted residents. The first few days, weeks and perhaps months of beginning a residency program can be hectic and downright stressful. In this video, LSU's upper-level residents and faculty lend some tips and advice for getting through the year(s) ahead as an LSU...

Each July brings a group of newly minted residents. The first few days, weeks and perhaps months of beginning a

Baton Rouge: Psychiatry Department Updates and Accomplishments


Great things are happening for Psychiatry in Baton Rouge! Dr. Carine Nzodom has been named a national American Psychiatric Association Diversity Leadership Fellow.   Dr. Nzodom will also presented at the 2018 AIAMC Annual Meeting in Austin, Texas her article  "Resilience Can't Be Taught-But...

Great things are happening for Psychiatry in Baton Rouge! Dr. Carine Nzodom has been named a national American Psychiatric Association

Program Director Orientation


On June 30, Dr. Odinet-Frey, Director of Accreditation, will be conducting a comprehensive orientation  for LSU Faculty who will be assuming new responsibilities to serve as their department's Program Directors (PD). The orientation will provide a foundation of knowledge for those new to the PD...

On June 30, Dr. Odinet-Frey, Director of Accreditation, will be conducting a comprehensive orientation  for LSU Faculty who will be assuming

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