LSU Health Shreveport is Comprised of Three Professional Schools.



  • Exceeding the national NRMP Main Residency Match® rate by 18.7% with 98.3% of MS4 matching

  • Global health opportunities

  • Enrollment of 542 Students


  • 100% Licensure Exam Pass Rates across all 7 programs
  • Early clinical integration
  • Enrollment of 326 Students


  • PhD in Basic Sciences
  • Also available: MD-PhD, Interdisciplinary Grad Program & Master of Biomedical Science
  • Full Tuition Waiver & Stipend
Our Mission is to

 TEACH    -    HEAL    -    DISCOVER


We are educating and training the next generation of health care professionals and scientists who will continue our proud legacy of innovative and lifesaving healthcare and cutting-edge medical research. As one of only one hundred forty academic medical centers (AMC) in the nation, LSU Health Shreveport is a revered treasure in a community that fought decades for its creation.  Learn more about our Student Achievement.


Shreveport-Bossier, Louisiana

Shreveport-Bossier has so much to offer that you have to experience it. In partnership with our local S-B Convention & Tourist Bureau, we have some videos to share that only begin to tell the story of all there is to see and do in Northwest Louisiana. We hope you will choose LSU Health Shreveport as your place for learning, working and living!


Explore Shreveport-Bossier





Lauren Broussard shows her Match paper listing her training location

"I wish the very best to our students staying in Shreveport, as well as to those who matched in programs around the country.  I am confident each one of them will represent LSU Health Shreveport well and strengthen our legacy of successful medical education,” said LSU Health Shreveport Chancellor Dr. G.E. Ghali.

Read More about MATCH DAY 2020: LSU Health Shreveport Medical Students Learn Residency Training Placements
Dr. Chris Kevil on America This Week

Internationally recognized for his research on inflammatory vascular pathology, specifically on and the relationship between inflammation and vascular growth and function, Dr. Kevil discovered detailed mechanistic relationships between angiogenesis and inflammation.

Read More about JanOne appoints Dr. Chris Kevil to Lead its Scientific Advisory Board
Broussard ABP Board Certification

Marlene Broussard, MD, MBA, Associate Professor and Interim Chairman of the Department of Pediatrics at LSU Health Shreveport, is one of the country’s first board certified Pediatric Hospital Medicine Specialists.

Read More about Broussard Becomes One of First Doctors in the Country to be Board Certified in Pediatric Hospital Medicine by the American Board of Pediatrics

Our Schools

Educating and Training the Next Generation of Healthcare Professionals and Scientists