The first annual Heart Health Day in Shreveport will be held on Saturday, Sept. 28. The day will start off with a 1-mile fun run and 5K, and a FREE community health fair will be held from 9am-2pm. Developed by LSU Health Shreveport’s Center of Excellence for Cardiovascular Diseases and Sciences (CCDS) and held in conjunction with Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport, Heart Health Day will offer community members the opportunity to engage with healthcare professionals in a fun, family-friendly environment while participating in various educational activities about heart health.
The primary mission of LSU Health Shreveport (LSUHS) is to teach, heal, and discover, in order to advance the well-being of the region and beyond.
LSU Health Shreveport is home to the only medical school in north Louisiana and one of only three in the state. A medical school is a tertiary educational institution teaching medicine resulting in a professional degree for physicians.
Offering degrees in Cardiopulmonary Science, Medical Laboratory Science, Physician Assistant, Communication Disorders, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Public Health
Offering Graduate Degrees in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Cellular Biology & Anatomy, Microbiology & Immunology, Molecular & Cellular Physiology, and Pharmacology, Toxicology, & Neuroscience.
GME stands for "graduate medical education" more commonly referred to as residency. This is the training physicians must complete to practice following medical school.
The goal of medical research at LSU Health Shreveport is to improve our health and extends from basic science discovery to the development of treatment protocols and new diagnostics.
LSU Health Shreveport is honored and imminently qualified to offer a broad range of clinical trials. As an academic medical center, we recognize the value of clinical research both in helping patients today and in finding the cures of tomorrow.
It will be far from an ordinary start this year for the YMCA’s football season. An incredible group of local celebrities is coming together on Saturday September 14th to play a 6 on 6 flag football game at Loyola College Prep’s Messmer Stadium.
Mini Medical School returns to LSU Health Shreveport for fall session in September.
The Library will be highlighting the Amazing Captain Fit comic with the support of a National Network of Libraries of Medicine grant
Community supporters come together to help make desired outdoor play area a reality for Mollie. E. Webb patients.
The Interactive Day of Education and Awareness of Science (I.D.E.A.S.) is a free event that features hands-on activities involving science, technology, engineering and math.