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The Passing of a Legend

Chancellor Hollier has announced the passing of Dr. Charles L. Brown, Jr., MD, Emeritus Professor in our School of Public Health. Dr. Brown was truly one of a kind and made unparalleled contributions to the health and well-being of people in Louisiana and beyond.

A public memorial service will be held on Saturday, January 21, 2017, at 1:00 p.m. at St. Charles Avenue Baptist Church, 7100 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70118. Visitation will begin at 12:00 noon. Burial, which will be private, is under the direction of Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to LSU Health Foundation designated for the Charles L Brown, Jr., MD Professorship at LSU Health New Orleans School of Public Health. Donations may be made online here or mailed to:

LSU Health Foundation
Charles L Brown, Jr., MD Professorship
2000 Tulane Avenue, 4th Floor
New Orleans, LA 70112
Phone: (504) 568-3712

Some of us had the great fortune to know him. For those who didn’t and who would like to learn more about this extraordinary man, click here.