Dr. Faludi Heads Medical Branch for United Way
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Dr. Faludi Heads Medical Branch For United Way Dr. Heinz K. Faludi, prominent area neurosurgeon, has accepted the post of chairman of the medical division in this year's United Way campaign, For-rest Dunn, chairman of the fall drive, an-nounced. Dr. Faludi, who serves as section chief in neuro-surgery at Con-federate Memorial Medical Center and also senior con-sultant in neuro-surgery at the local Veterans Administration Hospital, will coordinate physicians and the Louisiana State University Medical School in Shreveport in this year's campaign. The division will help raise the planned goal of $1,300,000 for the health, welfare and character building agencies of the United Way. Currently serving as medical advisor for the Department of Health, Education and Welfare in neurosurgical matters, Dr. Faludi is also on the neurosurgical con-sultant staff to all local private hospitals. Dr. Faludi completed premedical cour-ses in his native Austria. He graduated from medical school at Temple University in Philadelphia. Postgraduate training in neurology and neurological surgery was accomplished at the Neurological Institute of New York, at Columbia University Presbyterian Medical Center and at the V.A. Hospital at Kingsbridge Road, New York, N.Y. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II as a military neuropsychiatrist. Having been in private practice in Shreveport since 1952, Dr. Faludi has helped in the organization of the medical school in Shreveport and has served on numerous committees. He is clinical associate professor of neurosurgery at the LSU Medical School here and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Neurological Surgery. He previously served as chief of the Depart-ment of Neurology and Neurosurgery at Confederate Memorial Medical Center. Dr. Faludi is a member of the First Lutheran Church. He has been a member of the Shreveport Chamber of Commerce and has served on the Board of Directors of the Shreveport Symphony, the Com-munity Concert Association and various theatreical groups. He and his wife, Shirley, have two children. They are a son, Dr. Jeffrey Eric Faludi, who is specializing in op-thalmology, and a daughter, Susan Lynn, a graduate of Arizona State University.
|Title||Dr. Faludi Heads Medical Branch for United Way|
Faludi, Heinz K.
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