School of Veterinary Medicine
Louisiana State University
Skip Bertman Drive at River Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70803

Veterinary Teaching Hospital

Pets and small exotics
(225) 578-9600

Horses and farm animals
(225) 578-9500


DVM Admissions


MS/PhD Admissions

Dean's Office

Joel D. Baines, VMD, PhD, Dean
Joanne Sands
Executive Administrative Assistant
(225) 578-9903


Comparative Biomedical Sciences

Pathobiological Sciences

Veterinary Clinical Sciences


Tracy Evans

Senior Director of Development

(225) 578-9870

Clayton Forbes

Director of Development

(225) 578-9826

Gretchen Morgan, CFRE

Director of Alumni and Donor Relations

(225) 225-578-9565

Dinah Schuster

Director of Development

(225) 578-9948

Leslie Entremont

Coordinator of Institutional Advancement

(225) 578-9489

Diversity Office

Lorrie Gaschen, DVM, PhD, DECVDI

Executive Associate Dean of Diversity, Student, and Faculty Affairs

(225) 578-9591

Donnie Watkins

Coordinator of Diversity, Student, and Faculty Affairs

(225) 578-9867


Corrie Hess

Library Director and Head of Technical Services

(225) 578-9799

Media and Public Relations

Thomas Rooney

Director of Strategic Communications

(225) 578-9618

Ginger Guttner, MMC, APR

Communications Manager

(225) 578-9922

Celia Ordoyne

Outreach Coordinator

(225) 578-9825