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 551 Students

  • 4,455 Alumni


  • 100% Licensure Exam Pass Rates across all 6 clinical programs
  • Early clinical integration
  • Also available: PhD in Rehabilitation Science & Master of Public Health
  • Enrollment of 341 Students
  • 3,602 Alumni


  • PhD in Basic Sciences
  • Also available: MD-PhD, Interdisciplinary Grad Program & Master of Biomedical Science
  • Full Tuition Waiver & Stipend
  • Enrollment of 73 Students
  • 495 Alumni
Our Mission is to

 TEACH    -    HEAL    -    DISCOVER


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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.



571 Residents & Fellows  |  43 Accredited Programs

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Residency Training

LSU Health Shreveport currently offers 43 fully accredited residency and fellowship programs. More than 5,000 residents and fellows have trained at our institution over the years. Upon completion of postgraduate training at LSU Health Shreveport, residents and fellows will have received the best possible training and be able to successfully provide exceptional patient care.

Graduate Medical Education




An Evening for Healers

Hosted by the LSU Health Sciences Shreveport Foundation, the much anticipated Evening for Healers fundraiser was held on Thursday, September 9th. The event honored local physicians, healthcare professionals, and first responders who dedicate their lives to saving others.

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Overdose Awareness: Spotlighting a National Crisis

The U.S. is in the grips of an epidemic of drug overdose deaths. Stemming the tide of this crisis is a massive undertaking for the nation’s scientific and health-care communities. The Louisiana Addiction Research Center (LARC) at LSUHS leads a multidisciplinary effort to study and understand the impact of substance use on our citizens. 

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Demand for respiratory therapists increases as COVID-19 cases rise

KSLA - LSU Health Shreveport is looking for students to meet the need for respiratory therapists. Dr. Tim Gilmore, Professor of Cardiopulmonary Science, shared “We need more good, qualified applicants therefore we can have larger classes to fulfill the community need. Currently the need for respiratory therapists is unprecedented.”

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LSUHS awarded contract for K-12 COVID testing in 32 parishes

KTAL/KMSS - LSUHS was awarded one of three contracts in Louisiana to deliver FREE COVID-19 testing in kindergarten through twelfth grade (K-12) for the 2021-2022 school year. The agreement is in partnership with the Louisiana Department of Education (LDOE) and the Louisiana Department of Health (LDH) with funding provided by the Center for Disease Control (CDC).

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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

Our Schools

Educating and Training the Next Generation of Healthcare Professionals and Scientists