The Office for Academic Affairs for LSU Health Shreveport provides leadership and supports the educational and academic missions of the institution. The Associate Dean for Academic Affairs supervises and develops undergraduate medical curriculum which includes the Medical Curriculum Council and the Clinical Skills Center. The office also oversees faculty affairs including academic appointments, promotion and tenure, and faculty development for all members of the general medical faculty.

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Debbie Chandler, MD, MBA

Debbie Chandler, MD, MBA

Associate Dean for Student Affairs, Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology
Edward J. (EJ) Mayeaux, Jr., MD, DABFP, FAAFP, DABPM-CI

Edward J. (EJ) Mayeaux, Jr., MD, DABFP, FAAFP, DABPM-CI

Associate Vice Chancellor for Clinical Affairs, Senior Associate Dean for Education and Administration, Interim Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Professor of Family Medicine
Wanda Thomas, MD, FAAP

Wanda Thomas, MD, FAAP

Associate Dean for Admissions, Associate Professor of Pediatrics

 

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SURGICAL SKILLS LABORATORY

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AWARDS AND RECOGNITION

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LATEST NEWS HIGHLIGHTS FOR LSU HEALTH SHREVEPORT

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The handbook addresses treatment planning for children with autism spectrum disorder and other neurodevelopmental disabilities using a medical home perspective, emphasizing collaboration between patients, families and providers.

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LSUHS Receives Continued Accreditation  from the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education

LSU Health Shreveport has received continued accreditation with no citations from the ACGME, an independent organization that sets and monitors professional education standards essential in preparing physicians to deliver safe, high-quality medical care and oversees the accreditation of residency and fellowship programs in the United States.

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