General Laboratory

Key Personnel


Medical Director:

Byron E. Crawford,  M.D.; Phone 988-5224


Anatomic Pathology Director:

Byron E. Crawford, M.D.; Phone 988-5224



Krzysztof Moroz, M.D.; Phone 988-5224



Suzanne Meleg-Smith, M.D.; Phone 988-5224



Meredith Lakey, M.D.; Phone 988-2523


Blood Bank, Pheresis:

Janet Schmid, M.D.; Phone 988-5224


Chemistry, Microbiology, Molecular:

John W. Scott, M.D., Ph.D.; Phone 988-5224


Laboratory Staff:


Laboratory Director:

Frances Santorelli, MT (ASCP) SM., Phone:  988-7454


Assistant Director:

Gale Froeba, MPH, MT(ASCP) SC, Phone:  988-1788



Veronica Margin, MT(ASCP), CLS-G, Phone:  988-3886


Laboratory Information System Analyst:

Katherine Chavez, MT(ASCP)SM


General Laboratory Coordinator:

Keith Walker, MLT(ASCP)

Responsible for laboratory administration, laboratory information systems, research study coordination, reference laboratory procedures, and out patient draw station. 

Dept. of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, 1430 Tulane Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70112 504-988-5224