Office of Veterinary Education and Student Affairs

About

Our office handles admissions for the DVM program and sets the DVM curriculum. We also serve as academic advisors for our students and provide counseling. Our offices are located on the first floor of the Veterinary Medicine Building in Suite 1213.

 

Student Affairs Contact Information

Phone: 225-578-9537

Fax: 225-578-9546

Email: SVMstudentaffair@lsu.edu

Address: LSU School of Veterinary Medicine,

Office of Veterinary Education and Student Affairs, Rm 1213

Skip Bertman Drive

Baton Rouge, LA 70803

 

Faculty and Staff

Lorrie Gaschen, DVM, Dr.med.vet., PhD, Dr.habil., DECVDI

Executive Associate Dean for Diversity, Student and Faculty Affairs   

Professor of Diagnostic Imaging

Lorrie Gaschen

Joseph Taboada, DVM, Dipl. ACVIM  

Associate Dean of Academic Affairs and Accreditation

Professor of Veterinary Medicine   

225-578-9536

jtaboa1@lsu.edu

Joseph Taboada

 

Jenifer Godfrey, JD

Director of Admissions and Recruitment

Instructor, Veterinary Clinical Sciences

225-578-9538

jengodfrey@lsu.edu 

For admissions information: svmadmissions@lsu.edu

 

Jenifer Godfrey

Stephanie Johnson, MSW, LCSW

Counselor and Assistant Professor

225-578-9547

sjohn17@lsu.edu

*Lighthouse Advocate

*Safe Space Trained Ally

Stephanie Johnson 

Annie Daniel, PhD in Vocational Education

Director of Veterinary Instructional Design, Outcomes Assessment and Graduate Certificate for Teaching in Healthcare Professions

Associate Professor of Veterinary Medical Education

Affiliate Faculty, African and African American Studies

225-578-0724

annied@lsu.edu

Annie Daniel

Stephanie Willis, BA, Business Communication

Manager/Registrar

225-578-9544

stephaniewillis@lsu.edu 

*Safe Space Trained Ally

*2017 LSU Foundation Outstanding Service Award Winner  

 

Stephanie Willis

Donnie Watkins, BA, Communication Studies

Coordinator of Diversity, Student & Faculty Affairs

225-578-9867

donniewatkins1@lsu.edu  

*Lighthouse Advocate

*Safe Space Trained Ally and Facilitator

*NCBI Facilitator

Donnie Watkins
 

Brandon Ash, BA, Interdisciplinary Studies

Coordinator of Student Affairs  

225-578-9452

brandonash1@lsu.edu 

Brandon Ash

 

Stephanie James, MBA

Coordinator of Student Affairs

225-578-9194

sjames10@lsu.edu 

*Safe Space Trained Ally

 

Stephanie James

 

Karena Hanert, BA, Communication Studies

Coordinator of Admissions and Recruitment

225-578-9537

khaner2@lsu.edu 

*Safe Space Trained Ally

 

 Karena Hanert