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Select the link below to see a map view of where our residents 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

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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

 
 
 
 

 

Natalie Hunsinger, MD

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Undergrad: University of Alabama

Medical School: University of South Alabama College of Medicine

Educational Interest: Adult Psychiatry

Hobbies: Gardening, running

 

Nina Jaffarzad, MD

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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

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Undergrad:  Mercer University

Medical school:  Meharry Medical College

Educational Interest:  Adult Psychiatry

Hobbies:  Golf, taking naps

 

Kathy Ward, MD

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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!

 
 

Daniel Wu, MD

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Undergrad: University of California, Berkeley

Medical school: Tulane University School of Medicine

Educational Interest: Integrative Psychiatry

Hobbies: Music, walking, enjoying nature, Studio Ghibli

 

 

PGY 3's

Billy Ahmad, MD

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Undergrad: Austin College

Medical school: American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine

Educational Interests: CAP, Emergency Psychiatry and Addiction Psychiatry

Hobbies: Working out, traveling, fantasy football

 

Rumneet (Romy) Kullar, DO

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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 2's

Stephen Deweese, MD

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

 

INTERNS

Amber Boutwelll, MD - Ross University

Alex Cashman, MD - LSUHSC

Caroline Fu, DO - Touro Middleton

Marlyn Mathew, MD - Texas A&M

Tom Ritcher, DO - Arizona COM

Hazel Severino, MD - Baylor

Sydney Smith, MD - LSUHSC

 

 

 

ALUMNI  "Where, oh where, do they go?"

Class of 2018

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

Jessica Berthelot, MD: Psychosomatics fellowship at LSUHSC, New Orleans, LA

Deonna Dodd, MD: Forensics fellowship at Tulane Univesrity, New Orleans, LA

Lochlann McGee, MD: Psychosomatics fellowship at LSUHSC, New Orleans, LA

Carine Nzodom, MD: Public Psychiatry fellowship at Columbia University

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:  Telepsychiatry practice 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:  Completed Addiction fellowhisp and practicing in Long Island, New York

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

 

LSU-OLOL Psychiatry Residency Program
5246 Brittany Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
Ph: 225-757-4212