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 Recruitment   

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

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

*Lighthouse Advocate

*Safe Space Trained Ally and Facilitator

*NCBI Facilitator

donniewatkins1@lsu.edu  

Donnie Watkins
 

Brandon Ash, BA, Interdisciplinary Studies

Coordinator of Student Affairs  

225-578-9194

brandonash1@lsu.edu 

Brandon Ash

 

Stephanie James, MBA

Coordinator of Student Affairs

225-578-9194

sjames10@lsu.edu 

 

Stephanie James

 

Karena Hanert

Coordinator of Admissions and Recruitment

225-578-9537

khaner2@lsu.edu 

 

Photo to come

 

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

American Pre-Veterinary Medical Association 

National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America

 

General Information 

American Association of Veterinary State Boards

American Veterinary Medical Association

Arkansas Veterinary Medical Association  

Center for Disease Control and Prevention

Center for Veterinary Medicine (USFDA)

International Veterinary Information System (IVIS)

Louisiana Veterinary Medical Association

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

 

Cats

A Guide to Cat Health

American Association of Feline Practitioners

Cornell Feline Health Center

Zoetis Animal Health—Cats

 

Dogs

Zoetis Animal Health—Dogs

 

Horses 

American Association of Equine Practitioners

Breeds of Horses

Journal of Equine Veterinary Science

Zoetis Animal Health—Horses

 

Cattle

American Association of Bovine Practitioners

Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy information (FDA)

Breeds of Cattle

Zoetis Animal Health—Beef and Dairy Cattle

 

Swine

Breeds of Swine

Zoetis Animal Health—Swine

 

Sheep, goats, and other small ruminants

American Sheep Industry Association

Breeds of Goats

Breeds of Sheep

American Association of Small Ruminant Practitioners

 

Birds, exotic animals, wildlife

American Association of Zoo Veterinarians

Association of Avian Veterinarians

Association of Reptilian and Amphibian Veterinarians

National Wildlife Health Center

National Wildlife Rehabilitators Association

Wildlife Disease Association

Aquaculture

World Aquaculture Society

 

Specialty Areas

American College of Veterinary Clinical Pharmacology

American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists

American Veterinary Dental College

Veterinary Cancer Society

 

Miscellaneous

Christian Veterinary Mission