NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A New Orleans health care nonprofit is acquiring three hospitals from a national chain in a deal that will leave two major players on the city's hospital care scene.
New Orleans-based LCMC Health will acquire three Tulane hospitals from HCA Healthcare.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Comedian and physician Ken Jeong will be the keynote commencement speaker at the university in New Orleans where he did research for a year after going through his medical residency at a local hospital.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A five-year study by the Tulane University Brain Institute will focus on understanding why estrogen therapy helps protect some women from age-related brain problems, while other women do not benefit from the therapy.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Tulane University's School of Social Work will use part of a $2.27 million federal grant to address burnout, low job satisfaction and other problems suffered by Louisiana health care workers.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A lawsuit alleging racial discrimination at Tulane University's School of Medicine has been settled.
Dr. Princess Dennar, a former director of the school's residency program, filed the lawsuit in 2020.
NEW ORLEANS — Tulane University in New Orleans is delaying the start of its spring semester because of the latest surge in coronavirus cases, and another private school says students must get booster shots before returning.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A private university in New Orleans will be the lead tenant of a former public hospital building that has been closed since Hurricane Katrina flooded it in 2005, the school said Monday.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Tulane University has been awarded a grant to study how pollutants from Hurricane Ida flood waters may have affected south Louisiana ground water and water systems.
The university says in a news release that the National Science Foundation grant will fund work by Samendra Sherchan, associate professor of environmental health sciences at Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A researcher at a private university in New Orleans is getting nearly $50,000 to study how pollution spread by Hurricane Ida’s floods has affected south Louisiana groundwater and water systems, the university said Monday.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Several students at two universities in New Orleans have reported to authorities that they believe their drinks were spiked at bars near those campuses, police said.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A Florida couple who met in a gross anatomy class as Tulane University undergraduates has given Tulane Medical School $5 million for an endowed professorship.
Drs. Philip and Cheryl Leone, of Naples, Florida, are now retired pathologists and current members of the School of Medicine Board of Governors, a university news release said Wednesday.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A major private university in New Orleans is raising its minimum wage for staff to $15 an hour, and for students to $10 an hour.
Tulane University's pay increases will be effective Oct.
Associated Press (AP) — Allegations of racial discrimination in the Tulane University School of Medicine's Graduate Medical Education program have prompted an accrediting organization to put the school on probation.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A foundation created by a graduate's family is giving a private university in New Orleans $1 million to help treat military veterans’ brain injuries and service-related mental health problems.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A police officer working security at a high school basketball game in New Orleans was shot in the chest by a man who was denied entry into the game, authorities said...