Thank you for your interest in the Urology Residency Program at LSU Health Shreveport! We are excited to be considered as part of your graduate medical training! Our Program Director and our Urology Residency Review Committee, comprised of department faculty members, review all applications individually. Residents are selected based on their academic achievement, personal qualities and ability to excel in the rigors of urologic education.
- Grand Rounds
- Focused Chapter Review
- Tumor Board Conference
- Journal Club
- Departmental Meeting Morbidity and Mortality Conference
- Program Director's Meeting with Residents
Each Tuesday, 7:00 AM
Two cases are presented by one resident to another in an Oral Boards format. Details from the history, physical examination, and laboratory and radiographic studies are elicited and used to compile a differential diagnosis and plan of care. The presenting resident also presents a brief review of the literature for the entire department, and both residents are responsible for fielding questions from the other attendants in a Socratic fashion.
Focused Chapter Review
Second Wednesday, each month, 5:15 PM
A monthly quiz of pre-assigned “high yield” topics in Urology is administered in preparation for the annual in-service examination. The residents are divided into teams and both team and individual prizes for highest cumulative scores are awarded at the end of the academic year.
LSU Health Shreveport
Department of Urology
1501 Kings Highway
Shreveport, LA 71130
Residency Program Coordinator
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