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The LSU Health Foundation is pleased to announce that The Joe W. and Dorothy Dorsett Brown Foundation made a grant...

Doctor’s Day 2021


LSU Healthcare Superheroes March 30 is National Doctors’ Day— a special day dedicated to the selfless men and women who...

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Entrepreneur Al Copeland:
His Fight Against Cancer Continues

When New Orleans-born restaurateur Al Copeland lost his battle with Merkel Cell Carcinoma in 2008, writer Chris Rose wrote, “It’s impossible not to admire the guy, what he did, how he did it and who he made himself to be. That song “My Way”? Yeah, that was his song...

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The Dean
Who Made a Difference

The bills had piled up and Gus had finally accepted the fact that his dream of entering the nursing profession just wasn’t going to happen. The day he appeared at the door of former Dean Helen Dunn to let her know he was dropping out of nursing school was not a happy one...

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