Our Partners

 

The Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center New Orleans has teaching, research, and health care functions state-wide, through its six professional schools and twelve Centers of Excellence, as well as the more than one hundred hospitals and other health science related institutions with which they maintain affiliations.

 

The second-oldest medical school in the Deep South and the 15th oldest medical school in the United States, Tulane School of Medicine is equipping the next generation of medical professionals with the tools to succeed in a rapidly changing world and shape the future of health care.

From the Newsroom

The opening of University Medical Center New Orleans marks the start of a new beginning for healthcare in New Orleans and the state of Louisiana. 

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Our Focus

Healing

Backed by the expertise of faculty from LSU and Tulane, UMC is putting the most advanced medicine to work in our effort to save and prolong lives in our region. In our new state-of-the-art facility in the heart of New Orleans, we offer an extraordinary balance of patient-centered care, breakthrough technology and a commitment to safety and patient satisfaction.

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Teaching

A destination for the best and the brightest in medicine, UMC is the academic flagship medical center for LCMC Health. Our learners experience a fast-paced, digitally connected environment and instruction and guidance from expert faculty from LSU and Tulane and our other academic partners.

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Discovering

UMC is home to a thriving scientific community that collaborates with numerous National Institute of Health programs and other non-profit research organizations on clinical research to answer questions about new treatments or existing therapies. Our clinical research, conducted in conjunction with affiliate academic institutions, is helping to shape the future of patient care.

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Our Campus

 

Situated on 34 acres between Canal Street and Tulane Avenue in the heart of New Orleans, UMC is like no other health care facility in the region. Beautiful and modern, its spaces are illuminated and inviting with nods to the past alongside leading edge technology. Every aspect of our  facility is designed to put the patient experience first and assist us in our core mission of exceptional care, education and research.