Please join me in sending a HUGE CONGRATULATIONS to the faculty and residents whose abstracts have been selected for LA-ACS Virtual Annual Meeting to be held March 5-7, 2021. The Department of Surgery will proudly represent LSUHS with a grand total of 11 abstract presentations.
Dr. Quyen Chu, Professor of Surgery and Chief of the Division of Surgical Oncology at LSU Health Shreveport, is the lead author of the study set for publication in an upcoming issue of Cancer, a journal of the American Cancer Society.
Four distinguished members of our Department of Surgery were selected for Endowments, Dr. Keith White, Dr. Kathryn Richardson, Dr. Navdeep Samra and Dr. Quyen Chu.
Navdeep Samra, MD, FICS, FACS, Tenured Associate Professor of Surgery at LSU Health Shreveport, has been elected as a member of the Society of University Surgeons (SUS).
Dr. Keith White, Professor of Clinical Surgery, Director of the Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, and Vice Chairman of Surgery, has been named Chairman of the Department of Surgery at LSU Health Shreveport.