Select the link below to see a map view of where our reisdents call home, where our residents have matched into fellowships, and where our alumni are practicing:

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PGY 4’s  

Jessica Berthelot,  MD                                                      

Undergrad: Louisiana State University

Medical School: Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans

Educational Interests: Women’s Health, C-L Psychiatry

Hobbies: My kiddo, my family, crochet, LSU football, painting

Deonna Dodd, MD        

Undergrad & Nursing School: University of Alabama

Medical School: University of South Alabama College of Medicine

Educational Interest: Forensics Psychiatry

Hobbies: Spending time with Rudy, my maltipoo, and my friends and family; looking at recipes on pinterest without actually making them; and Netflix with my husband

*Currently Chief Resident

Lochlann McGee, MD        

Undergrad: Austin College

Medical School: University of Texas Health Science Center, San Anotonio

Educational Interests: Psychosomatics and Neurostimulation

Hobbies: Reading, weight lifting, and finding new restaurants with friends

*Currently Chief Resident

Carine Nzodom, MD           

Undergrad: University of Mary Washington

Medical School: Ross University School of Medicine

Educational Interests: Social Psychiatry, General Adult Psychiatry, Psychosomatics, Women’s Health, Psychotherapy, Mindfulness

Hobbies: Traveling, spending time with family and friends, exercise, National Public Radio, flipboard, cooking shows, food

 

 

PGY 3’s

 

Natalie Hunsinger, MD

Undergrad: University of Alabama

Medical School: University of South Alabama College of Medicine

Educational Interest: Adult Psychiatry

Hobbies: Gardening, running

Nina Jaffarzad, MD

Undergrad: University of Texas at Austin

Med school: American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine

Educational interest: General Adult Psychiatry

Hobbies: Travel, movies, foodie, reading

Geoffrey Vester, MD

Undergrad:  Mercer University

Medical school:  Meharry Medical College

Educational Interest:  Adult Psychiatry

Hobbies:  Golf, taking naps

Kathy Ward, MD

Undergrad: Drew University

Medical school: American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine

Educational Interests: Social, Adult, and Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Hobbies: Traveling, cooking, exercise, playing with my dog!

Kari Whatley, MD

Undergrad: Baylor University

Medical school: University of Texas Medical Branch 

Educational Interests: Child and Adolescent, Social, and Adult Psychiatry

Hobbies: Car shows, drag races, video games, crafts, animals

Daniel Wu, MD

Undergrad: University of California, Berkeley

Medical school: Tulane University School of Medicine

Educational Interest: Integrative Psychiatry

Hobbies: Music, walking, enjoying nature, Studio Ghibli

 

PGY 2’s

 

Bilal Ahmad, MD               

Undergrad: Austin College

Medical school: American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine

Educational Interests: Emergency Psychiatry and Addiction Psychiatry

Hobbies: Working out, traveling, fantasy football

Rumneet (Romy) Kullar, DO                                   

Undergraduate: University of California, Davis

Medical School: Western University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific Northwest

Educational Interests: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Gut-Brain Axis and Mood Disorders 

Hobbies: Baking, hiking, sports (watching and playing), spending time with family and loved ones, reading, listening to audiobooks, exploring new places 

Deanna Lomax, DO          

Undergrad: Davidson College

Medical school: LECOM-Bradenton

Educational interest: Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Hobbies: Yoga, running, kayaking, hiking, biking, travel, playing piano, playing with my dog

Lauren Luce, MD 

Undergrad: Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge

Medical school: LSU Health Sciences Center, New Orleans

Educational interests: Adult Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, and Women's Health

Hobbies: Cooking, reading, spending time with family and friends

Lauren Mulligan, MD

Undergrad: University of California, Santa Barbara

Medical school: American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine 

Educational interests: Social and Adult Psychiatry

Hobbies: Spending time with family, traveling, hiking, reading

Jennifer Reinovsky, MD  

Undergrad: Furman University, Clemson University

Medical school: University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Greenville

Educational interests: Forensic and Adult Psychiatry

Hobbies: Photography, houseplant gardening, cooking, writing, travel, tea

Scott Tlanda, MD

Undergrad: University of North Texas

Medical school: University of Texas Medical Branch

Educational interests: Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and C-L Psychiarty

Hobbies: Weight lifting, dog park,video games, food

 

 

PGY 1’s

 

Stephen Deweese, MD

Undergrad: West Virginia Unviersity

Medical school: West Virgina University School of Medicine - Charleston

Educational interests: Forensic psychiatry

Hobbies: Movies, pub trivia, mountain biking, traveling

Eric Jay Gonzales, MD

Undergrad: Emory University

Medical school: University of Texas School of Medicine - San Antonio

Educational interests: Community outreach and addressing healthcare disparities

Hobbies: Visual arts, graphic design, reading, writing, digital electronics

Jean Claude Jubert, DO

Undergrad:Louisiana State Unviersity

Medical school: Campbell University School of Osteopathic Medicine

Educational interests: Mental health advocacy

Hobbies: Boxing, playing and composing music, foreign travel, reading, kayaking, fishing, films, cooking, hiking, wine tasting

Diem Pham, MD

Undergrad: Louisiana State University

Medical school: Louisiana State University School of Medicine - New Orleans

Educational interests: Child and adolscent psychiatry

Hobbies: Being active and spending time outdoors with her family; sewing/crocheting, fashion/sttyle

Jeremy Ragsdell, MD

Undergrad: Arkansas State University

Medical school: University of Arkansas College of Medicine

Educational interests: Neurobehavioral science

Hobbies: Weightlifting, snowboarding, playing the bass guitar

Natalie Smith, MD

Undergrad: Williams College

Medical school: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School

Educational interests: Psychopathology/pharmacology

Hobbies: Art history, writing, fashion/modeling, yoga, singing, spending quality time with friends and family

 


ALUMNI:  Where are they now?

Class of 2018

Shanique Ampiah, MD:  Child and Adolescent fellow at Tulane University in New Orleans, LA.

Neha Patel, MD:  Child and Adolescent fellow at Kern Medical Center in California.

Class of 2017

Elizabeth Ault, MD:  Private practice in Baton Rouge, LA and currently serving as an East Baton Rouge Parish Deputy Coroner. Served as Chief Resident.

William Greene, MD:  Practicing at an inpatient psychiatric facility on the West Coast.

Tim Jeider, MD:  Child and Adolescent fellow at the University of Nevada in Las Vegas, NV

Chance McInnis, DO:  Outpatient psychiatry with NHS Assertive Community Treatment Team.

Kelechi Ohayagha, MD:  Child and Adolescent fellow at the University of Tennessee in Memphis, TN.

Suesan Pederson, MD:  Child and Adolescent fellow at the University of Houston in Houston, TX.

Class of 2016

Maloa Affuembey, MD:  Inpatient psychiatry in Georgia. Served as Chief Resident.

Jason Boudreaux, MD:  LSU-OLOL Psychiatry Residency faculty serving the Our Lady of the Lake Emergency Mental and Behavioral Health Department, Baton Rouge, LA. Served as Chief Resident.

Cullen Burke, MD:  LSU-OLOL Psychiatry Residency faculty serving the Our Lady of the Lake Emergency Mental and Behavioral Health Department, Baton Rouge, LA.

Myra Fernando, DO:  Completed her Child fellowship at Tulane University in New Orleans, LA. Served as Chief Resident. Currently practicing in California.

Chenen Hsieh, MD:  Accepted into an Addiction Fellowship.

Duy Tran, MD:  Inpatient and outpatient psychiatry in Baton Rouge, LA.