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Chief's Message

geraldine menard mdWelcome to the Section of General Internal Medicine, Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine at Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans.

As part of the Tulane University Health Sciences Center, our Section is part of an institution with a proud and distinguished history of providing care for varied populations around the globe, advancing medical knowledge, and training the next generation of physicians.  Tulane's GIM faculty are a multi-talented and energetic group of 50 general internists and geriatricians who provide clinical services and medical education at our three affiliated medical centers:  the Medical Center of Louisiana at New Orleans, Southeast Louisiana Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, and Tulane University Hospital and Clinic.

We invite you to learn more about the teaching, research, and clinical activities of our Section. I hope that you will take the opportunity to peruse the remainder of our website and get to know us better. Please feel free to contact us if you have any comments or questions.

Geraldine E. Ménard, MD, FACP, FHM
Associate Professor of Medicine
Chief, Section of General Internal Medicine, Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine