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  1. Free dental care will be available to pediatric patients in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    The LSU Health Sciences Center School of Dentistry will provide dental care to 65 pediatric patients and additional pediatric training and experience to as many as 65 dental students, thanks to a $25,000 grant from Kool Smiles, a leading provider of quality, affordable dental care for children and families in under served communities across the United States. "The partnership with Kool Smiles is a wonderful avenue to provide dental care to children in need all while furthering the education of our dental students who have a passion for pediatric dentistry," stated Janice Townsend, DDS, MS, Board Certified Pediatric Dentist and Associate Professor of Pediatric Dentistry at LSUHSC School of Dentistry.

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  2. LSU School of Dentistry Receives $25,000 Grant from Kool Smiles to...Read the original story

    Yesterday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    LIGHTNING RELEASES: NEW ORLEANS The LSU Health Sciences Center School of Dentistry will provide needed dental care to 65 pediatric patients and additional pediatric training and experience to as many as 65 dental students thanks to a $25,000 grant from Kool Smiles , a leading provider of quality, affordable dental care for children and families in underserved communities across the United States. "The partnership with Kool Smiles is a wonderful avenue to provide dental care to children in need all while furthering the education of our dental students who have a passion for pediatric dentistry," stated Janice Townsend, DDS, MS, Board Certified Pediatric Dentist and Associate Professor of Pediatric Dentistry at LSUHSC School of Dentistry.

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  3. Student deaths inspire new focus on mental health at TulaneRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Advocate

    ... point in the preceding year. Michele Many, an assistant professor of clinical psychiatry at the LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans, said college students - typically away from home for the first time - can be especially vulnerable. They "face a ...

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  4. David Trey Rimmer III joins staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... er, School of Medicine in Shreveport, Louisiana. He completed his residency in general surgery at LSU Health Sciences Center in Shreveport.

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  5. Clinic welcomes Michael A. GoebelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Mississippi Business Journal

    Michael A. Goebel, MD, recently joined Hattiesburg Clinic Gastroenterology. Goebel earned his medical degree at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in Shreveport, Louisiana.

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  6. G{alpha}i2-Protein-Mediated Signal Transduction: Central Nervous...Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Circulation

    From the the Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics and the Whitaker Cardiovascular Institute, Boston University School of Medicine, MA ; and Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans . Correspondence to Richard D. Wainford, PhD, Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics and the Whitaker Cardiovascular Institute, Boston University School of Medicine, 72 E Concord St, Boston, MA 02118.

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  7. 4 things to know about Louisiana's new $32 million pre-school fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | NOLA.com

    ... is negotiating with four New Orleans-based agencies -- Boys Town Louisiana, Kingsley House Inc., LSU Health Sciences Center and Total Community Action -- to award another $8.2 million to help educate low-income infants and toddlers, federal ...

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  8. LocalLSUHSC-S accredited for next 10 yearsLSUHSC-S accredited for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | The Times

    S accredited for next 10 years Without its accreditation, LSUHSC-S wouldn't be able to offer federal financial aid. Check out this story on shreveporttimes.com: Between 27 must-pass standards, 70 other comprehensive standards and developing a unique education enhancement program, retaining accredited status is no simple task - but LSU Health Sciences Center at Shreveport managed it.

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  9. Behind the glimmering Al Copeland lights, a money pit for Jefferson ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | NOLA.com

    ... would go directly toward the purchase of new medical equipment. "Doctors and researchers at the LSU Health Sciences Center want this breakthrough equipment to better treat the patient," he said. However, Foshee said the language in the agreement ...

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  10. Brain-Targeted Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme 2 Overexpression...Read the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Circulation

    Correspondence to Eric Lazartigues, Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, School of Medicine, 1901 Perdido St, Room 5218, New Orleans, LA 70112. E-mail Overactivity of the renin-angiotensin system, oxidative stress, and cyclooxygenases in the brain are implicated in the pathogenesis of hypertension.

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  11. DHH expects federal government to approve LSU hospital privatization plans this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | The Times-Picayune

    ... government to approve plans for privatizing the LSU hospitals sometime this week. (Leslie Capo, LSU Health Sciences Center) Officials with the Department of Health and Hospitals are expecting the federal government to approve Gov. Bobby Jindal 's ...

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  12. 3 Things to Know About the Louisiana RunoffRead the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | Roll Call

    If you haven't been paying attention to the Louisiana Senate runoff, we don't blame you. The race between Democratic Sen. Mary L. Landrieu and Republican Rep. Bill Cassidy could have been a defining contest that determined which party held a majority in the Senate.

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  13. Democratic, liberal group file House ethics complaints against Bill CassidyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | The Times-Picayune

    ... Cassidy, in a statement issued by his Senate campaign, continued to defend his work for the LSU Health Sciences Center and blame Landrieu for the late controversy. "I'm proud of my work as a medical doctor and teacher in the LSU system while also ...

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  14. NIH-led scientists describe new herpes treatment strategyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | EurekAlert!

    Scientists have developed a novel treatment approach for persistent viral infections such as herpes. Using animal models of herpes simplex virus infection, researchers show that blocking the activity of a host cell protein called LSD1 reduces HSV infection, shedding and recurrence.

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  15. Puentes New Orleans presented health fair at DelgadoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | The Times-Picayune

    ... while her three-years old daughter Angela was getting the flu shot. A gamut of tables included LSU Health Sciences Center Department of Psychiatry with outreach, stress and relaxation materials for adults and children; LSU School of Medicine with ...

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  16. Mary Landrieu comes out swinging in final debate to save her Senate seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Examiner.com

    The Washington Examiner reported on Monday that a bit of 2014 midterm unfinished business is reaching its conclusion in the Louisiana senate race with a debate between Democratic incumbent Mary Landrieu and her Republican challenger Bill Cassidy . Landrieu came out swinging, accusing Cassidy for billing the LSU Health Sciences Center for work he never did and then lying about it.

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  17. Senate debate tonight as accusations swirlRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2012 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    Democratic incumbent Senator Mary Landrieu and republican challenger Bill Cassidy will meet in a televised US Senate debate tonight. Political analyst Clancy Dubos says you can bet Landrieu will bring up the recent allegations that Cassidy, who is a doctor, was paid by the LSU Health Sciences Center for work he never did.

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  18. Mary Landrieu, Bill Cassidyfaceoff in final debateRead the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | Lucianne.com

    Down in the polls and with no easy path to victory in sight, Sen. Mary Landrieu looked to land a haymaker Monday in a debate against Rep. Bill Cassidy, demanding that her Republican challenger come clean about whether he billed the LSU Health Sciences Center for a no-show job. Mrs. Landrieu, a Democrat, repeatedly charged that Mr. Cassidy was paid for work he never did, and accused him of lying about related records.

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  19. Mary Landrieu, Bill Cassidy faceoff in final debateRead the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | Washington Times

    Down in the polls and with no easy path to victory in sight, Sen. Mary Landrieu looked to land a haymaker Monday in a debate against Rep. Bill Cassidy , demanding that her Republican challenger come clean about whether he billed the LSU Health Sciences Center for a no-show job. Mrs. Landrieu , a Democrat, repeatedly charged that Mr. Cassidy was paid for work he never did, and accused him of lying about related records.

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  20. LSU says it will review whether to keep Bill Cassidy on the payrollRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | BayouBuzz.com

    LSU Health Sciences Center will conduct a review to determine whether to retain Rep. Bill Cassidy on its payroll, an LSU spokesman said Monday. "Based on concerns that have surfaced in the news media, we will review any information we have regarding Dr. Bill Cassidy's employment with LSU, just as we would any other employee," said LSU spokesman Ernie Ballard.

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