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Immunizations & Vaccines

Vaccines are the best way to protect adults and children against potentially deadly diseases. But many patients still have questions about immunizations and when its time to get their children vaccinated. These resources can help you navigate those difficult conversations.

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White Coat Wednesday

The Louisiana Academy of Family Physicians (LAFP) invites you to participate in the Annual White Coat Wednesday at the Capitol in Baton Rouge.  This event will be held on Wednesday, May 17, 2023.  More details coming soon!

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Wei Guo, MD

Wei Guo, MD is a family physician in Metairie who combines Western allopathic medicine and traditional Chinese medicine techniques, including acupuncture, as an integral part of his patient care.  Dr. Guo grew up in Fuzhou, China. His father is an internist, and his mother is a teacher.

 

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The LAFP Welcomes New Members

We would like to welcome the new members for the month of December:

New Active Members:
Tarek Balamane, MD
Justin Kyle Cutrer, MD
Anthony Vincent Johnson, II, MD, MBA
Jane Anjul Singh, MD
 
New Student Members:
Judith Fan
Cameron Hewett
Carrie Pham
Tina Reddy
Whitney Sternfels
Lekha Thangada

LSUHSC Department of Family Medicine in Lake Charles is Seeking an Assistant Professor/Associate Professor
 
The LSUHSC Department of Family Medicine is seeking a Board Certified/Board Eligible (or equivalent) Family Medicine physician for an academic faculty appointment with the Family Medicine Residency Program in Lake Charles, LA. Appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor (non-tenure, clinical track) and is commensurate with physician’s credentials and experience. The ideal candidate will have previous academic experience with obstetric skills, though not required.
 

LSU Health New Orleans Rural Family Medicine Residency Program in Bogalusa is Seeking an Assistant Professor/Associate Professor
 
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center (LSUHSC) Rural Family Medicine Residency program in Bogalusa, LA seeks a board certified/board eligible (or equivalent) family medicine physician for a faculty appointment with an opportunity for significant leadership role as appropriate.  The ideal candidate will bring specialty expertise and at least three years of documented educational and/or administrative experience, though this is not required.
 

LSU Health New Orleans Seeking Assistant Professor or Associate Professor
The LSUHSC Department of Family Medicine is seeking a Family Medicine physician for an academic faculty appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor.
 
 
 

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Newsletter

Newsletter3The LAFP Weekly Family Medicine Update is an LAFP membership service intended to provide timely family medicine information to your e-mail inbox. The newsletter contains information about healthcare legislation, partnerships, conference opportunities and other need-to-know member news.

 

Journal

LAFP 52 coverLouisiana Family Doctor is LAFP's quarterly journal. Subject matter includes features on sports medicine, healthcare legislation, medical journal reviews as well as a range of other topics that affect family physicians.
 
Click here to read the latest edition of Louisiana Family Doctor.

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