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Dr. Shaw is the Program Director for Baton Rouge General’s Family Medicine Residency and Sports Medicine Fellowship Programs and serves as a Major in the United States Army Reserve.  He is an LAFP Foundation Board members and currently serves on the LAFP Education Committee.




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The LAFP Welcomes New Members

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

New Active Members:
Mathew Clark Erickson, MD
Catherine D. Garner-Kuada, MD
Jeffrey Allen German, MD
Mai Truc Lam, MD
David Leslie, DO
John B. Pope, MD, FAAFP
Joshua Paul Vallelungo, MD
New Student Members:
Mark Alvarez
Jonathan J. Bennett
Lauren Broussard
Madison Buras
Katherine Carsky
Leland Chan
Lynne O. Chapman
Olivia Rose Fankuchen, BS
Chenchen Feng
Hannah Winthrop Fiske
Joseph Fitz-Gerald
Jake Foote
Rebekah Frazier
Nicholas J. Gates
Hannah Hansen
Tara Henagan
Taylor Hill
Melanie Hotz
Lbrahim Lbrahim
Madeline Lebar
Landon Lingenfelter
Carlie Melanion
Celina Mercer BS
Lucy Meyer
Blake Milson
Jacob Neary
Linh Nguyen
Michael Okoronkwo
Ehiamen Okoruwa
Stephen Patin
Ellen Pham
Tierra Range
Sabby Reed
Nathan Rinehouse
Madison Robert
Ryan Connor Rougelot
Bryce Rushing
Brett Salomon
Karen Schaeffer
Halen Sumner
Malia Tarpley
Collette Tilly
Ronni Tilmon
Maxwell Dong Wang
Thomas Yusin

Performance Improvement Activities Approved for ABFM Continuing Certification Credit-20 Points

The ABFM’s PRIME Support and Alignment Network, in collaboration with the University of Colorado-Denver, Department of Family Medicine’s e-Learning team have leveraged the power of Bodenheimer’s 10 Building Blocks of Primary Care and best practices from the landmark, federal Transforming Clinical Practice Initiative to help you improve in three areas:
  • Person- and Family-Centered Care
  • Cost and Value of Care
  • Care Across the Medical Neighborhood

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