LA-CEAL Leads

LaKeisha Williams, PharmD, MSPH

Clinical Associate Professor, Xavier University of Louisiana, Director of Community Engagement & Outreach, Center for Minority Health and Health Disparities Research and Education

Marie Krousel-Wood, M.D.

Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology, Associate Provost of Health Sciences Senior Associate Dean of Faculty Affairs, School of Medicine Associate Dean of Public Health and Medical Education, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine and School of Medicine, Tulane University.

Community Partners

COVID-19 Scientific Advisors

David Mushatt, MD | Professor of Medicine, Chief of Infectious Diseases, Tulane University

Robert Garry, Ph.D. | Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, Tulane University

LA-CEAL Study and
Data Coordinating Center

Erin Peacock, Ph.D. – Co-Director, SDCC | Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine

Katherine Theall, Ph.D.– Co-Director, SDCC | Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine

Wan Tang, Ph.D.– Biostatistician | Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine

Patrick Delafontaine, MD | Tulane University School of Medicine

LA-CEAL Community Engagement

Gene D’Amour, Ph.D. | Xavier University of Louisiana

Sara Al-Dahir, PharmD | Xavier University College of Pharmacy

Tynesia Fields, MPA | Xavier University College of Pharmacy

William Kirchain, PharmD | Xavier University College of Pharmacy

Adrianne Mitchell, BSPharm | MBA, Xavier University College of Pharmacy

Raven Jackson, PharmD | Xavier University College of Pharmacy

Janel Bailey Wheeler, PharmD | Xavier University College of Pharmacy

LA-CEAL Health Literacy

Connie Arnold, Ph.D. | LSU- Shreveport

Terry David, Ph.D. | LSU-Shreveport

Diana Hamer, Ph.D. | LSU-Our Lady of the Lake Medical Center

LA-CEAL Media and Communications

Bright Moments

LA-CEAL Advisory

Keith Ferdinand, MD, Professor of Clinical Medicine, Tulane University School of Medicine

LA-CEAL Coordination

Leslie Craig, Ph.D. –Research Scientist | Tulane University School of Medicine

Academic Institutions:

Tulane University

Tulane University School of Medicine

Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine

LA-CEAL Study and
Data Coordinating Center

Xavier University of Louisiana:

Xavier University College of Pharmacy

Xavier Health and Wellness Center

Xavier University Telehealth Center

Xavier Department of Public Health Sciences

Xavier Department of Mass Communication

Center for Minority Health and Health Disparities Research and Education

Xavier University Center for Equity, Justice, and the Human Spirit

Louisiana State University

LSU Health Sciences Center (LSUHSC)-New Orleans, School of Medicine

LSU Health- Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center, Baton Rouge

LSU Health-Shreveport, Feist-Weiller Cancer Center

Federally Qualified Health Centers

Access Health Louisiana

CareSouth Medical and Dental

EXCELth Family Health Center

InclusivCare

MQVN-NOELA Community Health Center

Primary Care Providers of a Healthy Feliciana

Southeast Community Health Systems

Teche Action Clinic

Independent Community Pharmacies

Crescent City Pharmacy

Charbonnet Family Pharmacy

St. Bernard Drugs

Faith-Based Organizations:

Baptist Community Ministries

Catholic Archdioceses

Community Organizations | Initiatives:

The Christian Vaccine Access Coalition

Urban League of Lousiana

The Skin You’re In multimedia campaign

Golden Change

Louisiana Community Health Outreach Network

State and Local Partners:

The Louisiana Department of Health

City of New Orleans COVID-19 Equity & Community Engagement Group