LSU Health awarded 71 degrees to students in Allied Health Professions, Graduate Studies on Aug. 12.

Congratulations to graduates

LSU Health Shreveport awarded degrees to 71 students during commencement exercises on Aug. 12 at the Shreveport Convention Center. Sixty-eight of those students were from the School of Allied Health Professions, with the remaining three from the School of Graduate Studies.

Chancellor Dr. G.E. Ghali addressed the graduates, reminding them of the “Four As” of success: ability, availability, affability and adaptability. “With such changes in health care that we’re experiencing nationally and internationally, not just locally, you have to be able to be adaptable to change.”

Names and hometowns of LSU Health Shreveport graduates by school and degree:

SCHOOL OF ALLIED HEALTH PROFESSIONS
Alexandria, LA
Madeline Mackenzi Taylor, Master of Physician Assistant Studies

Austin, TX
Andrea Taylor Moss, Master of Occupational Therapy

Baton Rouge, LA
Brittany Marie Aucoin, Master of Occupational Therapy
Jessica Lauren Germany, Master of Occupational Therapy
Valarie Diane Aucoin, Master of Physician Assistant Studies
Alessandra Abigail Cashio, Master of Physician Assistant Studies
Tayler Christian Guedry, Master of Physician Assistant Studies
Madison Alexus Oetjens, Master of Physician Assistant Studies
Kiranbhai Ramanbhai Patel, Master of Physician Assistant Studies
Serena Renea Shah, Master of Physician Assistant Studies
Eleanor Carter Stone, Master of Physician Assistant Studies

Bogalusa, LA
Kristin Sumrall Creel, Master of Occupational Therapy

Bossier City, LA
Erin Elizabeth Fisher, Master of Occupational Therapy
Kara LeeAnn Forbis, Master of Physician Assistant Studies
Dustin Lane Chapman Hadley, Master of Physician Assistant Studies

Cedarburg, WI
Brooke Ashley Baumann, Master of Occupational Therapy

Converse, LA
Megan Brooke English, Master of Physician Assistant Studies

Crossville, TN
Keely Martin Staten, Master of Physician Assistant Studies

Destrehan, LA
Nicolette Ashley Quinn, Master of Physician Assistant Studies

Elm Grove, LA
Sara-Jessica Marshall, Bachelor of Science in Cardiopulmonary Science

Erath, LA
Megan Michelle LeBlanc, Master of Occupational Therapy

Forney, TX
Kirra Nikole Boyter, Master of Physician Assistant Studies

Grand Prairie, LA
Attie Jeanette Stelly, Master of Occupational Therapy

Greenwell Springs, LA
Hannah Lynne Hodges, Master of Occupational Therapy


Hunter, LA
Lindsay Kate Carpenter, Master of Occupational Therapy

Judsonia, AR
Paul Allen Ballard, Master of Physician Assistant Studies

Kaplan, LA
Morgan Alexandra Adams, Master of Physician Assistant Studies

Katy, TX
Jillian Leigh Martin, Master of Physician Assistant Studies

Kearney, NE
Desiree Nicole Bennett, Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology

Lafayette, LA
Sarah Elizabeth Dugal, Master of Occupational Therapy
Ellen Nicole Huval, Master of Occupational Therapy
Kathryn Daigle Schuler, Master of Occupational Therapy

Lake Charles, LA
Sarah Lynn Carlson, Master of Physician Assistant Studies

Lansing, IL
Shamsideen Oladimeji Ali, Master of Public Health

Luling, LA
Kayleigh Eppling Binet, Master of Physician Assistant Studies

Mandeville, LA
Cassie Marie Graziano, Master of Occupational Therapy

Mansfield, LA
Catherine Murphy Rogers, Master of Physician Assistant Studies

Many, LA
Kenneth Hamilton Hannon, Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology

Marksville, LA
Blythe Renee Alley, Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology

Metairie, LA
Brittany Leigh Perrier, Master of Occupational Therapy

Mobile, AL
Lyndsey Lynne Pate, Master of Physician Assistant Studies

Monroe, LA
Austin Conner Etier, Master of Physician Assistant Studies

Natchitoches, LA
Ashley Diane Shoemaker, Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology

New Iberia, LA
Lanie Elizabeth Lissard, Master of Occupational Therapy

New Orleans, LA
Christan Asha Williams, Master of Public Health

Ocean Springs, MS
Caitlin Elizabeth Buono, Master of Occupational Therapy

Opelousas, LA
Shelby Lynn Bellard, Master of Occupational Therapy
Jeanette Catherine Hanna, Master of Physician Assistant Studies

Sacramento, CA
Audrey Rose Guillermo Lewkowitz, Master of Physician Assistant Studies

Shreveport, LA
Canaan Molock Cogswell, Bachelor of Science in Cardiopulmonary Science
Rocio Cortez, Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology
Elizabeth Marie Carter, Master of Communication Disorders
Jessica Caroline Boswell, Master of Occupational Therapy
Sarah Elizabeth Mabini, Master of Occupational Therapy
Caitlyn Raye Abney, Master of Physician Assistant Studies
Jeramy Wayne Huff, Master of Physician Assistant Studies
Nicole Martinez, Master of Physician Assistant Studies
Georgia Shively Monk, Master of Physician Assistant Studies
Katie Johnson Rushing, Master of Physician Assistant Studies
Philip Assaad Haddad, Master of Public Health

Sibley, LA
Taylar Elizabeth Page, Master of Occupational Therapy

Simmesport, LA
Catherine Stephanie Kuplesky, Master of Occupational Therapy

Tallulah, LA
Megan E. Givens, Master of Occupational Therapy

Ville Platte, LA
Danyelle Renee Fontenot, Master of Occupational Therapy
Gregory Scott Miller, Master of Physician Assistant Studies

Waskom, TX
Lindsay Anita Michel, Master of Public Health

West Monroe, LA
Matthew Stephen Chappellie, Master of Physician Assistant Studies

Youngsville, LA
Aimee Rene Broussard, Master of Occupational Therapy

SCHOOL OF GRADUATE STUDIES
Shreveport, LA
Sergio Giuseppe Cananzi, Doctor of Philosophy
Stephanie Leah Vanhoof Villalba, Doctor of Philosophy

Mandeville, LA
Mikaela Deborah Thurber, Master of Biomedical Sciences