LTS Elects Shreveporter as President
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May, 1973 S;port US Elects Shreveporter As President . Dr. Walter T. Snow, Shreve-p o r t radiologist, has been elected president of the Loui-siana Thoracic Society, medi-cal section of the American Lung Association of Louisia-na, Inc. Determined by a mail vote of the Society's 500 members voting on a double slate, R o n a l d B. George, M.D., associate professor of medi-cine at LSU Medical Center in Shreveport, was re-elected vice-president. Both men will serve on the Board of the ALA of La., Inc., in ex officio capacities as a result of their Society positions. Judith A. Harris, M.D., New Orleans pediatrician, was re-, elected secretary-treasurer. Stephen J. Herbert, M.D., staff physician with the U.S. Public Health Service Hospi-tal in New Orleans, is the retiring president and will serve ex officio on the LTS Governing Council during the coming year. Elected to two-year terms as members of the governing Council were: Bettina C. Hil-man, M.D., Shreveport pedia-trician; Albert L. Stephens, M.D., Shreveport private practitioner; and Clay A. Waggenspack, Jr., M.D., Ba-ton Rouge chest specialist. Continuing as members of the Governing Council are: Howard A. Buechner, M.D., the Society's Representative Councilor to the American Thoracic Society, who is chief of medical services for the New Orleans Veterans Admin-istration Hospital; William W. Coulter, Jr., M.D., Lafayette chest specialist; Hurst B. Hatch, Jr., M.D., Ochsner Clinic chest specialist; and Russell C. Klein, M.D., LSU Medical School in New Or-leans pulmonary diseases spe-cialist. Daniel H. Mattson, M.D., chief of medical services for the V.A. Hospital in Shreve-port, has been named a special representative to the LTS Governing Council by Revius 0. Ortique, Jr., Esq., President of the ALA of La., Inc. The Society is composed of physicians from throughout the state who are interested in lung diseases. It is a formal chapter of the ATS. and serves as an advisory body to the Board of Directors of the State Lung Association. Dr. Walter T. Snow
|Title||LTS Elects Shreveporter as President|
Snow, Walter T.
Louisiana Thoracic Society
George, Ronald B.
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|Source||Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport Medical Library (http://lib.sh.lsuhsc.edu)|
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