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The Louisiana Academy of Family Physicians is seeking submissions for a Fall Virtual Scientific Research Poster Contest.  Our judges will review the poster submissions and prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place will be awarded.

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Member of the Month
Christopher B Van Hise MD

Dr. Chris Van Hise

Dr. Van Hise is in his second year of residency at the East Jefferson Family Medicine Residency Program. He is from New City, NY, and went to med school at the University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia. He is currently serves on the LAFP Board of Directors and is the Resident Delegate to the LAFP General Assembly.

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The LAFP Welcomes New Members

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

New Active Members:
Steven R. Deloach, MD

New Student Members:
Sam Amarasinghe
Shawn Brignac
Brannon Wade Broussard
David Caruso
Arielle Degueure
Andee Fontenot
Daniel Gottlieb
Gowri Gowda
Rakesh Gurrala
Jordan Keith Lange
Payton Mangham
Jeffrey Mauras
Peyton Moore
Erika Michelle Moxley
Shannon Pai
Sarah Peytavin
Ross Rieger
McKailey Salard
Rachel Saravia
John Selloriquez
Hannah Theriot
Alfred Joseph Thomas
Garrett Thomas Tobin
Phuong Tran
Stephen Vining
Carolyn Wheeler
Jordan White

East Jefferson General Hospital Seeking Family Medicine Program Director

The East Jefferson General Hospital is seeking a Family Medicine Program Director in Metairie, LA. The East Jefferson General Hospital Family Medicine residency program is a fully ACGME-accredited program with 21 approved positions and 18 current (6-6-6) residents.

LSU Heath New Orleans Seeking Assistant Professor or 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. 
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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.



LAFP 47 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.
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