Our Lady of the Lake recently honored 12 graduates from its three-year pediatric residency program who will be going on to practice medicine or continue their education with fellowships at institutions across the country.
The Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) has granted candidacy for accreditation to the new doctor of physical therapy (DPT) program at Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University (FranU). In the late spring of 2018, CAPTE, the sole accrediting body for physical therapy professional education programs, authorized FranU to admit qualified candidates into the program.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has awarded full recognition status to Woman’s Hospital for its Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP), a year-long lifestyle change program for women diagnosed with pre-diabetes or at risk for developing type 2 diabetes. Woman’s DPP is one of two programs in Louisiana to achieve full recognition.
Sixteen new physicians are beginning careers at health systems and physician practices across the country after graduating from Baton Rouge General’s (BRG) residency programs in family medicine and internal medicine.
Our Lady of the Lake Children's Health welcomed Justin Baker, MD, an internationally recognized expert on pediatric palliative care, for an all-day palliatiave care conference at Our Lady of the Lake.