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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

Summer Health Professional Education Program


The Learning Center provided a human patient simulation experience to the Summer Health Professionals Education Program (SHPEP) in June.  This SHPEP program is a residential, academic enrichment program for underserved/underrepresented, economically disadvantaged, and/or rural undergraduate...

The Learning Center provided a human patient simulation experience to the Summer Health Professionals Education Program (SHPEP) in June.  This

Class of 2020 Completes AHEC Primary Care Preceptorship Rotations


Four regional AHEC representatives placed forty-six students from the Class of 2020 in the summer 2017 AHEC Primary Care Preceptorship program.  The students served with primary care physicians in rural and underserved communities in four-week rotations.  Placement totals in the four AHEC regions...

Four regional AHEC representatives placed forty-six students from the Class of 2020 in the summer 2017 AHEC Primary Care Preceptorship

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

CME Requirements for LSBME-Documentation Changes


The Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners' May 2017 newsletter (volume 28, No. 1) detailed new continuing education requirements for Louisiana licensed physicians.  The LSBME required proof of continuing medical education (CME) credits to be submitted with license renewal each year but are no...

The Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners’ May 2017 newsletter (volume 28, No. 1) detailed new continuing education requirements for

CME Coordinator Workshop Kick Off New Academic Year


On Tuesday, July 15, the coordinators of LSU's regularly scheduled series (RSS) participated in their first CME workshop. The coordinators are an important part of the School of Medicine's educational structure as they, working within their respective departments, ensure their education conferences...

On Tuesday, July 15, the coordinators of LSU’s regularly scheduled series (RSS) participated in their first CME workshop. The coordinators

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

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