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Graduate Medical Education

An Academic Approach to Improving Healthcare

Our health system is committed to excellence in patient care, and a key component of that is through medical education. We’re training the next generation of top minds in medical care, and they are working alongside our expert physicians, surgeons and other medical staff gaining real-time training while also providing another listening ear to our patients.

Graduate Medical Education Across Our Health System

Our Lady of the Angels Health

In Bogalusa, we partner with LSU to provide a teaching site for its Rural Residency Program. It’s the only one of its kind in the state, training family medicine physicians and providing much-needed health access to a rural community.

Our Lady of the Lake Health

In Greater Baton Rouge, we serve as a clinical teaching site for 21 programs including Louisiana State University School of Medicine and Tulane University School of Medicine and cover nearly all specialties and subspecialties of medicine.

St. Dominic’s

In Greater Jackson, we’re training tomorrow’s top pharmacists with post-graduate education to develop clinical pharmacists responsible for medication-related care of patients for a wide range of conditions.

St. Francis Health

In Northeast Louisiana, we’re growing our undergraduate and graduate medical education programs with a 7,000-square-foot renovation to our Academic Affairs Suite and recruiting for our first classes in the Internal Medicine Residency Program.

Academic Training and the Benefit for Patients

Training the next top minds in healthcare, we put residents side by side with our highly skilled doctors, surgeons and other medical experts so they can get direct experience.

But our patients stand to benefit the most from this academic healthcare setting. As teaching institutions, our hospitals provide patients with:

Learn About Our Research

Curious about the innovative research we do at our hospitals as well as current clinical trials you can take part in?

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