School of Medicine




New Programs and Initiatives

HSC Wide Intramural Research Program





The Office of Research was established to foster research within
the LSUHSC-New Orleans School of Medicine, to advise the Dean of the School of Medicine on matters related to research at LSUHSC-NO, serve as a liaison between faculty and the Dean, and serve as a liaison among the Department Heads, Center Directors and the Dean on research-related matters.



Dr. Wayne Backes

Wayne Backes, PhD.
Associate Dean for Research

















Peter Winsauer, PhD.                                             Lucio Miele, MD, PhD.
Assistant Dean for Basic Science                    Assistant Dean for Translational Research                                                                      Research                                                       






Helen Relyveld

Helen Relyveld
Coordinator for Research