Human Resources

Professional Development Opportunities


Professional Conferences 

  • Three free ways to get into your professional organization's conference
    • Volunteer your time to set-up, organize or host during the event and your organization gives you free conference admission. 
    • Present at the conference for a break-out session and your organization gives you free conference admission and travel. 
    • Complete a scholarship opportunity and you could be selected for free conference admission and travel. 
  • There is compliance paperwork to complete if you are awarded funds to attend the conference, so please email HRM Talent Development for guidance.


Toastmasters at LSU Health

  • Toastmasters is a professional development organization that specializes in increasing presentation, leadership, project management and other skills to use in your career. 
  • Meets on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month 11:30am - 12:30pm in the 7th Floor Conference Room of the Resources Center Building and Zoom.


Contact LSU Health Toastmasters for More Info


Toastmasters website


TED Talks 

  • TED is an international organization that sponsors conferences across the globe on amazing ideas from amazing people. 
  • All talks are no longer than 18 minutes long and provide brief overviews on a plethora of interesting topics!

Louisiana Employee Online (LEO) 

  • Hundreds of web-based courses on a variety of skills from technical skills to soft skills that are available for free to all LSU Health employees. 
  • Please email HRM Talent Development for your 'H' number and initial login instructions.