Concerns Mentors Address

The LSUHSC Mentors program is set up in such a way so that you can locate a mentor and speak to them for any reason.  Most mentors are open to discussing any issues or concerns you have, in addition to answering any questions.  Some of the more common concerns mentors address are listed below.


Academic Difficulties

Adjustment to LSUHSC

Career Guidance

MD/PhD Program

Medical Ethics

Overseas Education Interests

Selecting a Career Path



Public Health

The Match

Race/Ethnicity/Cultural Issues

Residency Programs


3rd/4th Year Rotations

Shadowing Opportunities

Family Planning

Financial Concerns


International Student Concerns

Time Management

MD/MPH Program