LSU Health Shreveport is Comprised of Three Professional Schools.

   

THE SCHOOL OF
MEDICINE

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

  • Global health opportunities

  • Enrollment of 542 Students

THE SCHOOL OF ALLIED HEALTH PROFESSIONS

  • 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 326 Students

THE SCHOOL OF
GRADUATE STUDIES

  • 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

    

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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.

    

RESIDENCY & FELLOWSHIP PROGRAMS

559 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.


 

OUR LATEST ...

Publication

Inside Research Summer 2020: Special COVID-19 Edition

News

School of Allied Health Professions honors the late Ike Muslow MD with dedication of commemorative bench

Dr. Ike Muslow was a giant among those who have advocated for and loved LSU Health Shreveport. He was still teaching during his last hospital stay and never ceased promoting every aspect of our health sciences center to include the School of Allied Health Professions where he received his physical therapy. 

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Focus Fund and MD Anderson Launch Investment Fund to Support Investigational Cancer Therapies

The Feist-Weiller Cancer Center is excited to be a part of the Cancer Focus Fund to bring the latest new cancer clinical trials to our community," said Dr. Chris Kevil, Vice-Chancellor for Research at LSU Health Shreveport. "We are confident our clinical trial facilities, coupled with expanded patient access to clinical trials across north and central Louisiana in partnership with Ochsner Health, will yield promising results for all citizens of Louisiana.

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LSU Health Shreveport Leads Louisiana  in COVID-19 VIRAL GENOME SEQUENCING

The Emerging Viral Threat (EVT) Lab at LSU Health Shreveport has now sequenced a total 651 Louisiana SARS-CoV-2 virus genomes making them the largest contributor to date of genetic data on SARS-CoV-2 in the state. SARS-CoV-2, which is short for ‘Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus-2,’ is the virus that causes COVID-19, and viral genome sequencing is contributing to a worldwide effort to fight the ongoing pandemic.

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Lester W. Johnson, MD - LSU Health Shreveport

BATON ROUGE – The LSU Board of Supervisors today announced the creation of a search committee to select the university’s next president. The 20 committee members are a diverse group representing the different ethnicities, genders, academic disciplines, occupations, geographical regions and constituencies whose input is vital to selecting the next leader of LSU.

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American Heart Association Announces Dr. Steven Bailey as 2021 Northwest Louisiana Heart Walk Chair

The American Heart Association (AHA), the largest voluntary health organization fighting heart disease and other cardiovascular diseases, announces Dr. Steven Bailey, MD, MSCAI, MACP, FACC, as chair of the 2021Northwest Louisiana (NWLA) Heart Walk. He has been extremely active with the AHA as an advocate, educator, and fundraiser locally and in San Antonio prior to his move to Louisiana. 

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LSU Health Shreveport and Grambling State University partner on Guaranteed Interview Program

The MOU represents the desire of both parties to increase the number of African American and Hispanic students from Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU’s) in Louisiana who apply to the LSU Health Shreveport School of Medicine. The goal is for these students to subsequently be accepted for admission and graduate from medical school.

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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!

   

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