Louisiana Commission on Perinatal Care and Prevention of Infant Mortality

Created by R.S. 40:2018, the commission consists of 16 members. The following are appointed by Governor:

  • 2 Neonatologist (1 active in medical education and 1 actively engaged in private practice);
  • 1 Obstetrician;
  • 1 Family Practictioner;
  • 1 Pediatrician;
  • 1 Female Health Nurse Practitioner;
  • 1 Neonatal Nurse;
  • 1 rep from Family Planning;
  • 2 Health Care Adminstrators representing the public and private sector;
  • 1 Social Worker;
  • 1 Nutritionist;
  • 2 Perinatologists;
  • 1 Member of the House appointed by the House Speaker,
  • 1 member of the senate appointed by the Senate President.

Members appointed by the governor shall serve at his pleasure.

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For More Information, Please Contact:

Karis Schoellmann
(504) 568-3504