School of Medicine

Office of Medical Education

Contact Us

Office of Medical Education

  • Lee Engel, MD, PhD
    Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
  • 504-568-4006
  • 504-599-1453
  • 2020 Gravier Street, Suite 602
    New Orleans, LA 70112


LCME Accreditation Status

In November 2017, the School of Medicine was visited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME). In February 2018, the LCME voted to continue full accreditation of the educational program leading to the MD degree for 8 years. We remain fully accredited until our next review in 2025.

ACGME Accreditation Status

The institution is ACGME accredited. Under the Next Accreditation System, the institution is scheduled for a self-study in 2025.

ACCME Accreditation Status

ACCME LogoLouisiana State University School of Medicine - New Orleans (LSUSOM-NO) is accredited by the ACCME to provide AMA-PRA Category 1 Credits™ for physicians. The latest accreditation review by the ACCME was conducted in 2022 and LSU earned Accreditation with Commendation through March 31, 2028.

American College of Surgeons Accreditation

The Learning Center is an American College of Surgeons Level 1 Comprehensive Education Institute with accreditation valid through June 2024.

TeamSTEPPS Certification

The Learning Center is certified to provide TeamSTEPPS training.