The LSU Internal Medicine Residency in Baton Rouge
MIRANDA MITCHELL, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Miranda Mitchell is an Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center (LSUHSC)—New Orleans, Internal Medicine Residency in Baton Rouge, LA. She received her B.S. in Chemistry from Xavier University of Louisiana and her M.D. from LSUHSC School of Medicine in New Orleans. Dr. Mitchell completed her Internal Medicine Residency training at the LSUHSC Internal Medicine Residency in Baton Rouge at the former Earl K. Long Hospital. Following residency, she worked as a private hospitalist with Our Lady of the Lake (OLOL) Hospital Medicine Service. After a few years in private practice, she joined the faculty of LSU’s Internal Medicine Residency in Baton Rouge; the program where she received her residency training. Currently she instructs resident physicians and medical students in the inpatient and ambulatory settings at Our Lady of the Lake Hospital (OLOL). In addition to her teaching responsibilities she serves as the Medical Director of the Antimicrobial Stewardship Program at OLOL, Chair of the Antimicrobial Stewardship Program for the Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady Health System and is the Director of the Office of Diversity and Community Engagement for the LSUHSC Baton Rouge Branch Campus. Her areas of interest include antibiotic stewardship, mentorship of medical students and residents, and primary prevention in the ambulatory care setting. Dr. Mitchell is a member of Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society and the American College of Physicians.