Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

School of Medicine in New Orleans

MD/PhD Program


School of Public Health

1615 Poydras Street Suite 1400

New Orleans, LA 70122

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MD/PhD Program

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The MD/PhD Program at LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans is designed to fulfill the educational requirements of highly focused students who wish to pursue careers in academic medicine. Any student who enjoyed a previous research experience should consider this program. During their course of study, students will pursue the medical curriculum for two years, spend three to four years as graduate students acquiring the PhD, and finally spend two years completing medical school for the MD degree.


Contact the school for information

Facts & Figures

Classification: Specialized Institution—Medical school or medical center

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999

Find Schools