The LSU Internal Medicine Residency in Baton Rouge


Angela Johnson


Section Chief of Internal Medicine
Associate Program Director
Professor of Clinical Medicine

Angie Johnson is the Section Chief of Internal Medicine for LSU-Baton Rouge, the Associate Program Director for the LSU Internal Medicine Residency in Baton Rouge, and a Professor of Clinical Medicine.  She earned a B.S. in Chemistry from Louisiana State University, and her M.D. from LSUHSC in New Orleans.  She is currently Governor for the Louisiana Chapter of the American College of Physicians and the Chair-Elect of the ACP Board of Governors.  Dr. Johnson completed her Internal Medicine residency at LSUHSC in Baton Rouge, where she also served as a Chief Resident.  Her clinical responsibilities include resident and medical student education through direct supervision of inpatient and outpatient care, and the presentation of various lectures and conferences.  In addition to her clinical activities, she serves as the Ambulatory Clinic Director for the primary care and medicine subspecialty clinics for LSU Health at Our Lady of the Lake, and serves on numerous hospital committees and workgroups.  She also plays an active role in state/regional natural disaster medical response efforts.  Areas of research interest include heart failure quality improvement, patient education, and resident QI/patient safety engagement.  Dr. Johnson is active in the American College of Physicians, both at the state and national level, and is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society.

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