School of Medicine




Research at the LSU School of Medicine



 New Programs and Initiatives



Biostatistical Support at LSUHSC


Health Disparities Grant Program


Grant Review Service for Extramural Proposals


Clinical Outcomes Research


                                                                  Wayne Backes_new

Wayne Backes, PhD.

Associate Dean for Research  

The Office of Research was established to foster research within the LSUHSC-New Orleans School of Medicine, to advise the Dean of the School of Medicine on matters related to research at LSUHSC-NO, serve as a liaison between faculty and the Dean, and serve as a liaison among the Department Heads, Center Directors and the Dean on research-related matters.



Peter Winsauer, PhD.

Assistant Dean for Basic Science Research



Lucio Miele, MD, PhD. 

Assistant Dean for Translational Research


Helen Relyveld

Helen Relyveld

Coordinator for Research