Welcome to the Department of Pathology at Louisiana State University Health Shreveport.
The Department of Pathology is composed of an outstanding faculty of 28 faculty members, 12 residents, 3 fellows, and almost 200 administrative and laboratory staff. We provide diagnostic services to patients within our hospital system and numerous patients regionally, nationally and internationally via our ever expanding Pathology Outreach Services program. Furthermore, our Pathology Research Division are the best grant funded faculty in our institution and are widely recognized for their contributions to science in the goal of continuous improvement of quality patient care both diagnostically and therapeutically.
Our Pathology Education and Training Programs consist of both residency and fellowship programs which excel in producing outstanding pathologists. We are proud to provide expert, experienced mentoring in general Anatomic and Clinical Pathology and in several specific fields such as Cytopathology, Surgical Pathology, and Nephropathology. Trainees and faculty present at major national and international meetings with their presentations frequently winning awards and recognition.
Many of our clinical faculty members are leaders in their fields and enjoy national and international reputations. They participate in key national committees and serve in leadership roles in major national and international medical societies. They are truly engaged in the advancement of medical knowledge. Their publication record is excellent and they actively involve trainees in their research projects.
In order to become better acquainted with the Department of Pathology at Louisiana State University Health Shreveport, I would like to personally invite you to peruse our web site which offers comprehensive information about who we are, our activities, collaborative opportunities, and how we can offer personalized service to you. If you have questions about any of the information contained in the web site, please contact me at Gherr1@lsuhsc.edu.
Thank you for visiting and giving us the opportunity to share with you our pathology department that believes in professionalism, teamwork, personalized methods, quality patient care, higher education and research as the foundation of a successful and brighter future for all.
Guillermo A. Herrera, M.D.