Psychiatry resident (woman) sitting at desk typing on computer

We train in eleven different locations throughout our community providing us with the opportunity to treat a diverse patient population, acquire skills in different clinical settings, and experience a variety of career opportunities.


Learn more about our training locations.


Scholarly Opportunities

Residents choose an Individual Scholarly Plan (ISP) based on their interests.

  • Research Track - for residents interested in research. Residents on this track participate in research opportunities whether they be Faculty projects, or the resident can begin a project on their own.
  • Educator Track - for residents interested in Academics. Residents on this track develop educational materials, provide lectures, and develop small group activities. 
  • Scholar Track - for residents interested in writing and publishing. Residents may work with Faculty and other residents to write publications, book chapters, case reports, etc. 

The Department holds monthly Research meetings to discuss ongoing research activities and projects which all trainees are encouraged to attend.

Why Train in Shreveport?

Large enough for a diverse patient population and Small enough to feel like you are part of a family of caring physicians.
map of louisiana graphic with text: Shreveport, LA Third Largest City
house graphic with text: $185K Median Housing, Cost of Living 91.9% of the national average
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car graphic with text: 5 hours to New Orleans, 3 hours to Dallas, Texas
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Educational Program

Psychiatry Residency

Contact Our Offices
Contact Our Clinics
  • Psychiatry Resident Clinic:
    (318) 626-2445
  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Faculty Clinic: (318) 626-0092
Contact Research
  • Molecular Neuroscience Research:
    Donard Dwyer, PhD / (318) 675-7612
  • Psychiatry Research Clinic:
    Stephanie Saunders
    (318) 429-2458
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