IPSA Awards

IPSA presents two awards to students across all six LSU Health-New Orleans schools in recognition of volunteer interprofessional service work and/or leadership in interprofessional education and collaboration.

  1. IPSA Award of Interprofessional Distinction is given to graduating students who have extensively volunteered in IPSA service projects and/or participated in IPSA leadership workshops. Students are presented with a purple and gold cord to be worn during commencement ceremonies. This award is noted on the webpage based upon graduation year.
  2. IPSA Leadership Award is given to student leaders regardless of graduation year who have gone and beyond their role in interprofessional service work in the community, including both at LSUHSC and in the Greater New Orleans area. Students are presented with a blue and white cord to be worn during commencement ceremonies. This award is noted on the webpage based upon year of recognition.

2019

Award of Interprofessional Distinction

  • Allied Health: Jessica Moran, Sally Richardson, Caleb Speyrer
  • Medicine: Elizabeth Cooper, Kathryn DiLosa, John Eaton, Eric Fincke, Thomas Fincke, Kristen Garvie, Jacquelyn Hunter, Ayo Kuku, Bradley Landwehr, Joan Lien, Andrew Mire, Louis Monnig, Andrew Myers, Myles Prados, Jared Robertson, Camille Robinson, Nicole Vegh​​​
  • Nursing: Jennifer Bungubung, Claire Daigneault, Taylor Denninger, Christiana Dunning, Laila Elhami, Amane Hamdan, Kacey Hashm, Alexandra Landry, Carolyn Mayes, Elisabeth Murray, Leonela Nunez, Whitney Terese Price, Jaymalisa Whatley
  • Public Health: Alaina Beauchamp, Caroline Gilchrist, Quanita Kendrick, Zaida  Salame, Alexis Saucedo, Kera Simmons, Nichelle Taylor, Ian Walsh

2018

Award of Interprofessional Distinction

  • Allied Health: Shelby Bourgeois, Katherine Hammer, Kristine Lee
  • Dentistry: Mary Miller, Stephanie Sotile, Edward Starr
  • Graduate Studies: Mazvita Maziveyi
  • Medicine: Ryan Adell, Bradley Anding, Erika Arceneaux, Kate Cowhey, Taylor Dickerson, Martine Domangue, Edward-Michael Dussom, Luke Edwards, Greg Epstein, Alejandro Gimenez, Matthew Haskins, Erin Heitman, Kyle Hoppens, Mae Igi, Shivani Jani, Mitchell John, Brian Mackel, Caleb Manasco, Kelsey Mangueo, Thuy-Mai Nguyen, Aimee Moran, Roumta Odisho, Christopher Orf, Elizabeth Owers, Hoang Ho-Pham, Megan Rabalai, Chloe Renshaw, Katelyn Robillard, Stuart Schexnayder, Victoria Serven, Oliver Sinquefield, Gabriella Squeo, Lawrence Stansberry, Lily Truong, Kelly Vogel, Kelsey Ward, Sen Xu, Jessica Young
  • Nursing: Sydney Carlton, Noah Harvey Cohen, Natalie Edwards, Sarah Hairston, Jessica Hanzo, Natalie Harvey, Banaz Hejazi, Anja Kacmarcik, Bradley Marchese, Nicole Mick, Tori Olson, Lauryn Richard, Hannah Roddenberry, Brittani Sanchez, Madeleine Schutte, Courtney Stoufflet, Callan Stricker, Taylor Talley, Michelle Wydra
  • Public Health: Mary Katy Adams, Hasheemah Afaneh, Sadie Beckett, Asha Buehler, Diem-Phuong Sarah Cao Bui, Alexandra Caillouet, Aubrey Gilliland, Brittney Harbin, Lisa Staples, Alice Yeh​​​​

Leadership Award

  • Allied Health: Katherine Hammer
  • Medicine: Cal Creel, Jacqui Hunter, Louis Moning
  • Nursing: Jaymalisa Whatley
  • Public Health: Lisa Staples

2017

Leadership Award

  • Allied Health: Celeste Compton, Eleanor Olson
  • Medicine: Catherine Chappuis, Kathryn diLosa, Hunter Hopkins, Katherine Howe, Samantha Karlin, Farinaz Khan, Aaron Lin
  • Nursing: Nicole Koppi, Vanessa Shields
  • Public Health: Kristin Cornwell, Stephen Patin, Samantha Spiers

2016

Certificate of Interprofessional Distinction

  • Allied Health: Amanda Daigle, Leigh Guidry, Jacki Walczak, Katie Wendt, Samuel Zachary

2017awards

(L-R) Samantha Karlin, Celeste Compton, Vanessa Shields, Aaron Lin, Stephen Patin, Nicole Koppi, Samantha Spiers,
Kathryn Di Losa, Hunter Hopkins, Catherine Chappuis, Eleanor Olson, Kristin Cornwell, Katherine Howe