Urban Health Scholars Spring Break 2015 – Pt. 6

Having been provided an exciting glimpse into the field of organ transplant, half of the group headed to Slidell Memorial Hospital (SMH) in Slidell, Louisiana, about 35 minutes northeast of New Orleans. SMH is a 229-bed acute care community hospital that has been working to enhance the health of the local community for the past 55 years. We were fortunate to be able to spend the afternoon with Dr. William Jeffrey Long, M.D., FACP, FACC, a cardiologist who graduated from Dartmouth College in 1976. Read more

Urban Health Scholars Spring Break 2015 – Pt. 4

On Monday evening, we had the pleasure of having dinner with Dr. Elizabeth Sack, DMS ’10 at Domenica’s restaurant in downtown New Orleans. Dr. Sack recently finished her residency at Tulane University School of Medicine, where she served as chief resident in outpatient pediatrics. Read more