Welcome to the General Psychiatry Residency Program! The LSU-Ochsner Psychiatry Residency Training Program is dedicated to training our residents to become well-rounded psychiatrists who are capable of excelling in any setting after graduation. Our residents are exposed to a diverse patient population and a wide range of diagnoses in both public and private settings. We are trained to be practical, “hands-on” physicians with great empathy and commitment to their patients. Our faculty with their diverse backgrounds and interests adds to the educational breadth and allows our residents the opportunity to tailor their training according to their individual needs and interests. Here are some reasons why you should choose our program:
Choosing a residency program is a very important decision that will determine the quality education you will receive and the type of physician you will become. We are confident that the experiences inherent to LSU-Ochsner training will give you solid foundation for a successful career.