Dr. Gordon Love named Department Head of Pathology
We are pleased to announce that Dr. Gordon Love has been appointed as Department Head of Pathology. He has served as Interim Department Head since July 2018. Dr. Love completed his residency in pathology at Tulane Medical Center and Charity Hospital. He first joined the faculty of LSU School of Medicine in 1984 and served until 1993. In 1993 he was named Chief of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the V.A. Northern California Health Care System where he designed a new hospital laboratory and coordinated core and satellite lab services in Northern California. In 2006 he began to work for Quest Diagnostics and became the Medical Director of Quest’s Western Region. He returned to New Orleans in 2016 and rejoined the LSUHSC School of Medicine as Professor of Clinical Pathology and Director of Laboratories at University Medical Center- New Orleans.
Dr. Love is board certified in both anatomic and clinical pathology. He is a world expert in medical mycology and recently authored a definitive text and color atlas on this subject. He has been recognized as an outstanding clinician, administrator, and teacher. We are fortunate to have him on our faculty and grateful that he has accepted this position. Congratulations to Dr. Love.