Louisiana Office of Public Health Laboratory
24-Hour EMERGENCY Number: (504) 458-9537
The Louisiana Office of Public Health Laboratory consists of a central laboratory in New Orleans and regional laboratories in Amite, Lake Charles, and Shreveport.
To provide quality clinical and environmental laboratory services throughout Louisiana
Our goal is to provide laboratory services needed for creating and sustaining a healthy and prosperous Louisiana, where citizens are born healthy and can live and grow in an environment that promotes their continued health. The Public Health Laboratory is a key party in the Office of Public Health's success in assuring the health of the people of Louisiana.
Dr. Stephen Martin | Director, Laboratory Services
Errin Rider | Laboratory Services Assistant Director
Kerri Gerage | Laboratory Emergency Response Coordinator
Melissa Jones | Shreveport Regional Laboratory