About 200 alumni of LSU Health New Orleans School of Dentistry will gather at the school at 1100 Florida Avenue on Aug. 24 to commemorate the past and learn about the future of the school and the profession. As New Orleans celebrates its tricentennial, LSU Health New Orleans celebrates the 50th anniversary of its School of Dentistry, the only dental school in Louisiana, at Alumni Day 2018 from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Daughters of Charity Services of New Orleans' President/CEO Michael Griffin served as a panelist during the Congressional Black Caucus Institute’s Mississippi Policy Conference on Aug. 10 at the MGM Gold Strike Casino & Hotel in Tunica, Miss.
One family is remembering their granddaughter’s courageous cancer battle by creating a lasting legacy that will help others for generations to come.
Louisiana Healthcare Connections has announced the award of $45,000 in grant funds to three nonprofit organizations in support of community-level projects focused on reducing food insecurity and hunger in Louisiana.
Award recipients include:
• Abraham’s Tent Association of Lake Charles, for its Feeding Program to provide meals to low income individuals and families in Calcasieu Parish.
Lakeview Regional Medical Center’s 24 Junior Volunteers were honored at an appreciation party hosted by the hospital for their 675 service hours contributed during the months of June and July.