lsu health shreveport foundation hosts inaugural white coat scholarship luncheon
March 9, 2023
Members of the Noel Foundation pictured with medical students who received the first Noel Foundation Scholarship awards.
On Wednesday, March 6, 2023, the LSU Health Sciences Foundation hosted the inaugural White Coat Scholarship Luncheon at the Petroleum Club of Shreveport.
Top donors, LSU Health Shreveport leadership, and faculty gathered to celebrate the success of the White Coat Scholarship Campaign and the fourteen scholarship recipients from the School of Medicine.
Students in attendance represent the inaugural White Coat Scholarship recipients, as well as endowed scholarship recipients.
Dean of the Medical School, Dr. David Lewis, students Driskell Green and Meredith Nelson, and Noel Foundation board member, Steve Walker, each spoke on the importance of institutional scholarships.
Thank you to every donor who has generously supported the White Coat Scholarship Campaign!
Congratulations to the outstanding medical students who received these scholarships.
Adrian Chen, MS1 — Noel Foundation Scholar
Constana Gracia, MS1 — White Coat Scholar
Driskell Greene, MS1 — Noel Foundation Scholar
Mackenzie Louviere, MS1 — Dr. Yogendra S. Goel Endowed Scholar
Gianni Ly, MS1 — Smith Family Scholar
Angela Nguyen, MS1 — White Coat Scholar
Huy Nguyen, MS1 — White Coat Scholar
Dominique Perilloux, MS1 — White Coat Scholar
Prerana Ramesh, MS1 — White Coat Scholar
Alika Shum, MS1 — Dr. Yogendra S. Goel Endowed Scholar
Macie Serio, MS1 — Tommy Brown, MD Memorial Endowed Scholar
Sydney Seastrunk, MS1 — Lester Wayne Johnson Family Endowed Scholar
Kyle Dacdac, MS3 — Sandra and Jerry Martin Endowed Scholar
Meredith Nelson, MS4 — Charles E. Hargon, Jr. Memorial Endowed Scholar
To learn more about the White Coat Scholarship Campaign, visit lsuhsfoundation.org/wcsc.