August 21, 2018

Needy families in Louisiana are urged to apply quickly for a free statewide program that provides child safety seats and education on proper installation. Demand is typically high for the program organized by University Medical Center New Orleans and the Louisiana Passenger Safety Task Force in partnership with the state’s SONIC Drive-In restaurants.

August 21, 2018

Lakeview Regional Medical Center, a campus of Tulane Medical Center, is looking for individuals to join its volunteer auxiliary and help its mission to deliver compassionate patient care. Volunteers are needed on the Comfort Cart, on the third floor, in the gift shop, greeting in the Human Resources Department, and hosting at the information desk and in outpatient surgery.

August 21, 2018

Research led by Hui-Yi Lin, PhD, associate professor of biostatistics at  LSU Health New Orleans School of Public Health, has developed another novel statistical method for evaluating gene-to-gene interactions associated with cancer and other complex diseases. The Additive-Additive 9 Interaction (AA9int) method is described in a paper published in Bioinformatics.

August 21, 2018

UnitedHealthcare employees donated their time to bring fun and smiles to the young patients at Children’s Hospital New Orleans as part of the hospital’s Carnival Fun event.

August 21, 2018

CartiHeal, developer of Agili-C, a proprietary implant for the treatment of joint surface lesions, and two LSU Health New Orleans orthopaedic surgeons announced today the successful enrollment of the first two U.S. patients in the Agili-C IDE pivotal study. The first two cases in the United States were performed by Principle Investigator Dr. Vinod Dasa, associate professor and director of orthopaedic research, and Dr.