New Student Award Established In Memoriam

Published November 16, 2017


REID WINSLOW CHADWICK , a fourth-year medical student, passed away on Oct. 21 at age 26. Before attending LSU Health Shreveport, Reid graduated Cum Laude from Rhodes College in 2013. He was a compassionate student and colleague, and an ardent learner known for his kindness and generosity of spirit.


The Reid Chadwick Memorial Award has been established by The Chadwick Family Foundation to annually recognize a fourth-year medical student who has exhibited evidence of conducting research in addiction medicine, shown leadership in raising awareness or funding for addiction disease, or made definitive plans to specialize in addiction medicine. The $10,000 cash award may be presented to a single student or multiple students as determined by a selection committee.