LSU Health graduation
LSU Health Shreveport will award 168 diplomas to graduates on Saturday.
LSU Health Shreveport will award degrees to 168 students during commencement exercises at 10 a.m. Saturday at Centenary College’s Gold Dome. Members of the School of Medicine’s Class of 1974 also will take part in the program to mark the 40th anniversary of their graduation.
Public health expert John McDonough, DPH MPA, will be the speaker. Dr. McDonough is a professor of public health practice at the Harvard School of Public Health and director of its new Center for Public Health Leadership.
Eight students will receive a PhD or Master’s degree from the School of Graduate Studies; 51 will get a Bachelor’s, Master’s or Doctorate from the School of Allied Health Professions; and, 109 will become Doctors of Medicines.