Susan L. F. McLellan, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine (SOM)
Clinical Associate Professor of Tropical Medicine (SPHTM)
Dr. McLellan completed her medical education at Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, Louisiana after pursuing a degree in anthropology at Princeton University and a Master's in Public Health at the University of California at Berkeley. She began a combined residency in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at Los Angeles County – University of Southern California and completed that program at the University of Miami – Jackson Memorial Hospital.
After a Fogarty fellowship in Pediatric Infectious Diseases which included work in Haiti, Dr. McLellan went on to Emory University for her fellowship in adult Infectious Diseases, and stayed on there as faculty in the HIV care program.
In 1997, Dr. McLellan returned to her home town in New Orleans, Louisiana where she now holds dual faculty appointments in the Department of Medicine, Infectious Diseases Section at Tulane University School of Medicine and in the Department of Tropical Medicine at Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine.
Dr. McLellan's primary interests are in the areas of tropical and travel medicine, and the delivery of care in resource-poor environments. She first visited Haiti in 1982, and has been involved in teaching, clinical, and research projects in that country. Recently she has been acting as faculty for courses taught at the School of Public Health in Rwanda. She has also had experience in Francophone Africa, Egypt, Jamaica, Thailand, and Peru. She is one of the core faculty members for the Master of Public Health in Tropical Medicine at Tulane University. Dr. McLellan also teaches clinical tropical medicine and general infectious diseases at Tulane University School of Medicine.
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