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Snow Days

Snow Days

The Schools of Medicine, Graduate Studies & Allied Health Professions were closed at the beginning of the week because of dangerous road conditions. A rarity for the region, many students and employees ventured out to play in the snow.

Content for February 27, 2015
Snow Days
Ethical and Religious Directives Topic of Meeting
Deadline Extended for Art from the Heart
Tennis Tournament Benefits Pediatrics
Fundraising Night for Geaux Bald at Rotolo's
New Issue of On the Inside
Grand Rounds
In the News
Click for Job Postings

Ethical and Religious Directives Topic of Meeting

Contact: dbienv@lsuhsc.edu

Dr. Dottie Hubbard will discuss current issues facing Catholic caregivers across the country as they relate to Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Healthcare Services at a meeting of the Catholic Medical Student Association Monday. The event will be in the 8th floor lecture room at 12 noon. Lunch will be served. All faculty, staff and students are welcome, Catholic or not.

Deadline Extended for Art from the Heart

Contact: dwood6@lsuhsc.edu

Due to recent school closures, the Art from the Heart deadline has been extended by a few days. Please complete the online submission form by Wednesday, March 4. For more information, visit http://art.lsuhsc.edu. Remember: The Art from the Heart of LSU Health Shreveport exhibit is an annual event to display the hidden artistic talents of the faculty, staff, and students of LSU Health Shreveport and University Health. This event, co-sponsored by the Health Sciences Library and Medical Communications, will be held in the Library between March 16 and May 31, 2015. All forms of the visual and decorative arts including painting, sculpture, printmaking, photography, pottery, jewelry, computer-generated art, and fabric art are eligible.


Tennis Tournament Benefits Pediatrics

Contact: agoodi@lsuhsc.edu

The 6th annual Adult Tennis Class sponsored by the Dept. of Pediatrics will take place March 13 through 15 at East Ridge Country Club. There will be social events Friday & Saturday nights following the matches. The deadline to sign up is Sunday, March 8. Registration is available online.


Fundraising Night for Geaux Bald at Rotolo's

Contact: bblan2@lsuhsc.edu

Eat at Rotolo's on E. 70th on Wednesday, March 4th to benefit the student organization Geaux Bald. From 5 to 9 pm at the restaurant, mention "Geaux Bald" when ordering and write "Geaux Bald" on your receipt. The group is raising money for childhood cancer research throughout the month of March with the signature head shaving event set for March 17.


New Issue of On the Inside

Contact: mwille@lsuhsc.edu

The March/April issue of On the Inside is posted online. Hard copies are available for pick up in the boxes in the medical school and administrative building. The next issue of the community newsletter, Inside LSU Health Shreveport, will be out in April.


Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds recordings on the LSU Health Shreveport website are for informational purposes only and not for Continuing Medical Education Credit.


In the News

Contact: mwille@lsuhsc.edu

  • Dr. Michelle Yetman spoke to KTBS about teenagers' developing brains.
  • KTAL attended the blood drive held at Feist-Weiller Cancer Center last Friday. They interviewed Kelli Strong-Dauphin about why blood donors are so important.
  • Weekly news in the Shreveport Times included recent honors of faculty members and information about the upcoming Geaux Bald event.
  • Dr. Mark Ryan is quoted in this KTVE article about the banning of another synthetic marijuana compound.

Click for Job Postings

Open positions at LSU Health Shreveport are posted every Monday and Wednesday and remain open seven days. Hospital positions are posted on the University Health website, and open Sodexo and Conifer jobs also appear online. For a look at this week's postings, click the links below or check out the job boards in the Administration Building.

http://www.lsuhscshreveport.edu/HumanResources/Employment.aspx
https://careers.uhsystem.com/
http://sodexousa.jobs/louisiana/usa/jobs/
www.coniferhealth.com


@LSU Health Shreveport is a weekly publication of LSU Health Shreveport. To submit an article or comment on an article, contact:
Meg Willett
Public Relations
mwille@lsuhsc.edu

Submission Deadline is Thursday morning.

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