Make a Gift/Donation

Make a Gift/Donation

The Department of Surgery has a proud tradition of success, not only in patient care, but in training generations of surgeons that go on to benefit communities across the nation. It is with the support of generous patients, alumni, and friends that we are able to have a meaningful impact on surgical care and training. Thank you for your partnership!

Gift Opportunities

Every gift helps us to offer the highest quality patient care and surgical training. You may select one of the funds below, or contact us to discuss how you would like your gift to be used.

  1. Our Surgery Support Fund is an unrestricted account that allows the chairman to apply funds to the Department’s highest priorities.
  2. Gifts to the Resident Education Fund benefit all our residents by providing enhanced educational opportunities and resources.
  3. The Paul D. Abramson Fund is used specifically for faculty continuing education, visiting professorships, and surgery graduation activities.

How to Give

Online Donation Form (

Please make all checks payable to LSUHS Foundation.
On the memo line, please indicate the fund that you wish to support.

Mailing address:
LSU Department of Surgery
ATTN: Stacey Simpson
1501 Kings Highway
Shreveport, LA 71130-3932

Thank you once again for your support of the Department of Surgery!

If you have questions or would like more information on how you can help, please contact Ashley Rudd at 318.675.4616. Your commitment is deeply appreciated.