Office of Veterinary Education and Student Affairs

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.

 

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

Dr. Joseph Taboada, DVM, Dipl. ACVIM

Associate Dean of Academic Affairs and Accreditation and Professor of Veterinary Medicine

225-578-9536

jtaboa1@lsu.edu

Joseph Taboada

 

Jenifer Godfrey, JD

Director of Admissions and Enrollment Management

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 in Business Communication

Coordinator, Student Affairs

225-578-9544

stephaniewillis@lsu.edu 

       *Safe Space Trained Ally

       *2017 LSU Foundation Outstanding Service Award Recipient

Stephanie Willis

Donnie Watkins

Coordinator, Student and Academic Affairs

225-578-9537

donniewatkins1@lsu.edu  

 Donnie Watkins


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

 

Links

 

Prospective Students and Veterinary Technicians

Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges

http://aavmc.org/  

 

American Pre-Veterinary Medical Association

http://www.apvma.us/  

 

National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America

http://www.navta.net/ 

 

General Information 

American Association of Veterinary State Boards

https://www.aavsb.org/ 

 

American Veterinary Medical Association

https://www.avma.org/Pages/home.aspx 

 

Arkansas Veterinary Medical Association

http://www.arkvetmed.org/  

 

Center for Disease Control and Prevention

http://www.cdc.gov/ 

 

Center for Veterinary Medicine (USFDA)

 http://www.fda.gov/AnimalVeterinary/default.htm 

 

International Veterinary Information System (IVIS)

http://www.ivis.org/home.asp 

 

Louisiana Veterinary Medical Association

http://lvma.org/ 

 

UK Vet - The Journal for the Veterinary Surgeon in General Practice

http://www.magonlinelibrary.com/action/showCategory?categoryCode=intervet& 

 

Cats

A Guide to Cat Health

http://www.veterinarians.com/articles/a-guide-to-cat-health.html

 

American Association of Feline Practitioners

http://www.catvets.com/

 

Cornell Feline Health Center

http://www.vet.cornell.edu/fhc/ 

 

Zoetis Animal Health—Cats

https://www.zoetisus.com/index.aspx

 

Dogs

Zoetis Animal Health—Dogs

https://www.zoetisus.com/index.aspx 

 

Horses 

American Association of Equine Practitioners

http://www.aaep.org/

 

Breeds of Horses

http://www.ansi.okstate.edu/breeds/horses/

 

Journal of Equine Veterinary Science

http://www.j-evs.com/

 

Zoetis Animal Health—Horses

https://www.zoetisus.com/index.aspx 

 

Cattle

American Association of Bovine Practitioners

http://www.aabp.org/ 

 

Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy information (FDA)

http://www.fda.gov/NewsEvents/PublicHealthFocus/default.htm 

 

Breeds of Cattle

http://www.ansi.okstate.edu/breeds/cattle/ 

 

Zoetis Animal Health—Beef and Dariy Cattle

https://www.zoetisus.com/index.aspx 

 

Swine

Breeds of Swine

http://www.ansi.okstate.edu/breeds/swine/ 

 

Zoetis Animal Health—Swine

https://www.zoetisus.com/index.aspx 

 

Sheep, goats, and other small ruminants

American Sheep Industry Association

http://www.sheepusa.org/ 

 

Breeds of Goats

http://www.ansi.okstate.edu/breeds/goats/

 

Breeds of Sheep

http://www.ansi.okstate.edu/breeds/sheep/

 

American Association of Small Ruminant Practitioners 

http://www.aasrp.org/

 

Birds, exotic animals, wildlife

American Association of Zoo Veterinarians 

http://www.aazv.org/

 

Association of Avian Veterinarians

http://www.aav.org/

 

Association of Reptilian and Amphibian Veterinarians

http://arav.org/

 

National Wildlife Health Center

http://www.nwhc.usgs.gov/

 

National Wildlife Rehabilitators Association

http://www.nwrawildlife.org/default.asp

 

Wildlife Disease Association

http://www.wildlifedisease.org/wda/ 


Aquaculture

World Aquaculture Society

https://www.was.org/

 

Specialty Areas

American College of Veterinary Clinical Pharmacology 

http://www.acvcp.org/ 

 

American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists

http://www.acvo.org/ 

 

American Veterinary Dental College

http://www.avdc.org/ 

 

Veterinary Cancer Society

http://www.vetcancersociety.org/ 

 

Miscellaneous

Christian Veterinary Mission

http://cvmusa.org/