Date: Thursday, September 19, 2013
Time: 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Contact: Letitia Beard · firstname.lastname@example.org · (504) 865-2768
Location: Miller Hall, Room 114
New Orleans Health Commissioner Dr. Karen DeSalvo will headline a Loyola University New Orleans Q-and-A discussion for students interested in health professions. The panel is free and open to the public and is set for Sept. 19 at 5 p.m. in Miller Hall, room 114 on Loyola’s main campus.
DeSalvo brings 20 years of experience in medical education, clinical care, research and health care policy to her post at the city. She is on leave from Tulane School of Medicine where she was formerly the vice dean for community affairs and health policy. Following Hurricane Katrina, she was a leader in an effort to create a nationally recognized model of neighborhood-based medical homes for low income, uninsured and other vulnerable populations New Orleans.