Tuesday, July 02, 2013
Eight Graduate from the Memorial/LSUHSC Family Medicine Residency Program
Eight doctors recently graduated
from the Lake Charles Memorial Hospital and Louisiana State University
Health Science Center (LSUHSC) Family Medicine residency training program.
This year’s graduates include:
Drs. Matt Courville, Mandy Crow, Andrew Davies, Tommy Gould, Lynda Mbah, Lan
Minh Pham, Danielle Rushing and Josh Whatley.
The Memorial/LSUHSC Family
Medicine Residency Program began in January of 1995 and accepted the first
class of residents in 1997. The program is completing its fifteenth year of
operation, producing 87 graduates over the years that understand and
recognize the pivotal role family physicians have in directing family health
“Residents receive three years
of comprehensive study in all major areas of medicine: internal medicine
and its subspecialties, pediatrics, surgery and its subspecialties, obstetrics
and gynecology, emergency medicine, psychiatry and community medicine,” says Dr.
Alan LeBato, director of the residency program.
physicians staff the Family Medicine Clinic, helping to meet the health care
needs of southwest Louisiana.
The mission is to promote and provide the highest quality physician education
through patient care, utilizing the most up to date educational methods and
The family medicine residents
provide services in Memorial’s emergency department, pediatrics, general
surgery, and the OB-GYN service areas in a private hospital setting with
consultants in private practice.
Photo Caption: Pictured left to right are: Drs. Andrew Davies, Lan Minh Pham, Tommy
Gould, Lynda Mbah, Josh Whatley, Danielle Rushing, Matt Courville and Mandy