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Immunization Questions

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.

2022 General Assembly
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Plan to Attend

As a member of the LAFP, you are encouraged to, attend and participate in the LAFP's 2022 General Assembly, which will convene on Friday, August 19, 2022 at 1:00 pm. The General Assembly will be held at the Roosevelt Hotel in New Orleans, LA.

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Member of the Month
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Arden LaGrone

Arden is a fourth-year medical student at LSU Health New Orleans. She grew up in Lafayette, graduated from Lafayette High School and still calls Lafayette home.  Arden currently serves on the LAFP Board of Directors.


News & Info

The LAFP Welcomes New Members

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

New Active Members:
Richard Bernard Feucht, II, MD
CamTu Thi Nguyen, MD
Lanminh Ngoc Pham, MD
Cynthia J. Scott, MD
Dave Elton Williams, MD
New Resident Members:
Ljeoma O. Amanze, MD
David D. Anderson, DO
Blaine Phillip Boutte, MD
Joseph Ellis Caravella, DO
Arthur Chernostrik, DO
Kristy Mei Dou Chin, DO
Marcus Samuel Davis, MD
Hannah E. Day, MD
Chardiel Delgado Miranda, MD
Darryl A. Gaudet, Jr, DO
Divya R. Gavini, MBBS
Siva Kamal Guntupalli, MBBS
Ankur Gupta, MD
Aastha Gupta, MBBS
Tara Henagan, MD
Aaron Hochman-Zimmerman, MD
Shea Inman, MD
Aswad Lemar Jackson, MD
Claudius Jean Baptiste, MD
Hesam Joshaghani, MD
Cameron Karnish, DO
Gaurav Katwal, MBBS
Aliyah Khasanova, MD
Haley Knight, MD
Dustin Landgrave, DO
Kathy Le, MD
Lilla Lendvai, MD
Alexia Montas, MD
Mary O. Olowere, MBBS
Timilehin T. Oluseye, MD
Joshua Hyun-Ki Paek, MD
Pratik Patel, MD
Logan Janis Pittman, MD
Susana Rac, MD
Alex Robertson, MD
Hashani Samarasena, MD
Hashani Sulachana Samarasena, MD
Rury Jovanier Santiago Guzman, MD
Kimberly Tu, MD
Jackson Weaver, MD
Joby Jackson Westmoreland, MD
New Student Members:
Jonathan Allotey
Lily Baer
Madison Brogan
Jordan Cross
Kelsey Paige Douangmavongsa
Edward Easton
Chris Elias
Will Eskew
Daniel Eyassu
Elizabeth French
Caitlyn Gallaspy
Simran Gandhi
Matthew Garrett
Chance Hebert
Iris Hunt
Lixin Ji
Grace Kelly
Taruni Kumar
Tessa Lavorgna
Andrew Liuzza
Connor Maginnis
Isabella McCormack
Tierra Moultrie
Branden Michael Munster
Sarah Myers
An L Nguyen
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Steven Ripley
Stewart Scoggin
Hooman Senaati
Joshua Torres
Leland van Deventer
Alexis J Vega
Margaret Rose Vidrine
Thomas Vu
Ajah Williams
Marcus Wright
Ann E Yacoubian
Alexa René Zaheri
New Transitional Members:
Rochelle Annan, MD

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.

St. Tammany Health System Seeking Family Medicine Residency Program Director
St. Tammany Health System (“STHS”) in collaboration with Ochsner Health (“OH”) is seeking a program director for a newly established Family Medicine Residency program with the first class of residents starting July 1, 2023.
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