Leadership

LSU Leadership

President: F. King Alexander, PhD
Chair, Board of Supervisors: Mr. J. Stephen Perry
Chair, Healthcare & Medical Education Committee, Board of Supervisors: Robert "Bobby" Yarborough

LSU Health Sciences Center-Shreveport Leadership

Chancellor & Dean: G. E. Ghali, DDS, MD, FRCS(ED)
Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs: Jane Eggerstedt, MD
Vice Chancellor of Clinical Affairs: David Lewis, MD
Vice Chancellor of Administration: Roxane Townsend, MD
Vice Chancellor of Research: Christopher Kevil, PhD
Dean, School of Allied Health Professions: Joseph McCulloch, PhD
Dean, School of Graduate Studies: Christopher Kevil, PhD
Senior Legal Counsel: Susan Armstrong, MSN, MBA,JD
Executive Director of Campus Operations: Joe Miciotto
Executive Director of Communications & Public Relations: Lisa Babin

School of Graduate Studies

Dean: Christopher Kevil, PhD

School of Medicine

Dean: G. E. Ghali, DDS, MD, FRCS(ED)
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs: Jane M. Eggerstedt, MD
Assistant Dean for Student Affairs: Mark Platt, PhD
Assistant Dean for Admissions: F. Scott Kennedy, PhD
Chief Medical Officer and Senior Associate: Dean Kevin M. Sittig, MD

Basic Sciences Departments and Chairs

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Interim: Stephan N. Witt, PhD
Cellular Biology and Anatomy: Kevin McCarthy, PhD
Medical Library Science Interim: Will Olmstadt
Microbiology and Immunology: Dennis J. O’Callaghan, PhD
Molecular and Cellular Physiology: Norman Harris, PhD
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Neuroscience: Nicholas E. Goeders, PhD

Clinical Sciences Departments and Chairs

Anesthesiology: Charles J Fox III, MD
Emergency Medicine: Thomas C. Arnold, MD
Family Medicine and Comprehensive Care: Michael Harper, MD
Medicine: Glenn Mills, MD
Neurology: Alireza Minagar, MD
Neurosurgery: Brian Willis, MD
Obstetrics and Gynecology Interim: David Lewis, MD
Ophthalmology: William Byrd, MD
Oral and Maxillofacial/Head and Neck Surgery: Ghali E. Ghali, DDS, MD, FACS, FRCS(ED)
Orthopaedic Surgery Chair: Shane Barton, MD
Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery: Cherie-Ann O. Nathan, MD
Pathology: Guillermo Herrera, MD
Pediatrics: Joseph A. Bocchini Jr., MD
Psychiatry: Rita Horton, MD
Radiology: Horacio R. D’Agostino, MD
Surgery: John Owings, MD
Urology Interim: Alexander Gomelsky, MD

School of Allied Health Professions

Dean: Joseph McCulloch, PhD
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs: Dennis Wissing, PhD
Assistant Dean for Research: Clifton Frilot II, PhD, MBA, PE
Assistant Dean for Development: Suzanne Tinsley, PT, PhD, NCS
Assistant Dean for Clinical Affairs and Outreach: Stanley McCallon, PT, DPT, CWS
Assistant Dean for Administration and Fiscal Affairs: Tony Luce, MBA
Director of Admissions and Records: Madeline Fechter, MPH
Director of Student Life and Alumni Affairs: Valorie Lurry

Program Directors

Cardiopulmonary Science: Diana Merendino, DPT, RRT
Clinical Laboratory Science: Stephanie Blackburn, MHS, MLS(ASCP)CM
Physician Assistant: Teresa Bigler, DHEd, PA-C, DFAAPA
Speech Language Pathology: Sandra Hayes, SLPD, CCC-SLP
Occupational Therapy: Robin Steed, PhD, LOTR
Physical Therapy: Edward Mahoney, PT, DPT, CWS
Public Health (Cooperative Program with LSU Shreveport): Jill Rush-Kolodzey, MD, DrPH

Office of Research

Vice Chancellor for Research: Christopher Kevil, PhD
Associate Dean for Research: Sandra C. Roerig, PhD
Assistant Vice Chancellor for Resarch Development: Annella Nelson
Vice Chancellor for Research Management: John Maloy

Center Directors

Feist-Weiller Cancer Center: Glenn Mills, MD
Center of Excellence for Arthritis and Rheumatology, Interim: Samina Hayat, MD
Center for Cardiovascular Disease and Sciences: A Wayne Orr, PhD
Center for Brain Health: Elizabeth Disbrow, PhD

LSU Health Sciences Foundation

President: Kevin Flood
Director of Alumni Relations and Annual Appeal: Bridget Verret
Director of Development: Jesse B. Gilmore
Director of Donor Relations and Events: Lindsay Brown
Board of Directors Chairman: J. Mark Garrett
Vice-Chairman and Treasurer: Rand Falbaum
Immediate Past Chair: Robert G. Pugh, Esq.

Board Members

R. Lee Abraham, III, MD
P. Michael Adkins
Shane Bridges
Edward J. Crawford
Nancy C. Germany, MD
James C. Hobley, MD
Valarie Jamison
J. Kevin McCotter
Katy M. Merriman
Daryl W. Mitchell, MD
Catherine W. Mitton
W. Clinton "Bubba" Rasberry, Jr.
Armond W. Roos
Linda C. Sell