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LSU Appoints New Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Dean Elizabeth T.H. Fontham of Louisiana State University Health Science Center (LSUHSC) School of Public Health appointed Dr. Donald E. Mercante to the position of associate dean for academic affairs on August 7.  He replaces Dr. Stephanie Tortu, who resigned in early summer from this post. In his new role, Dr. Mercante will provide leadership in student management, curriculum development, distance-learning, and on-line initiatives, faculty development, and strategic planning.