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REGION 9

Region 9 includes 5 parishes in the southeast part of the state:
Livingston, St. Helena, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, and Washington.
LERN-Region 1

Officers

Chad Muntan, MD
Chair
Emergency Department Medical Director
Lakeview Regional Medical Center
Representing:
American College of Emergency Physicians
Marquinn Duke, MD
Vice-Chair
Trauma Medical Director
North Oaks Regional Medical Center
Representing:
Trauma Center Representative
Keith Peek
Secretary
Administrative Designated Regional Coordinator
Representing:
Health & Human Services Designated Regional Coordinator

Members

Louis Alvarado, MD
Internal Medicine/Hospitalist
St. Tammany Parish Hospital/Lakeview Regional Medical Center
Representing:
Louisiana State Medical Society
Brandon Cambre, MD
Emergency Department Physician
North Oaks Regional Medical Center
Representing:
LHA – Hospital > 100 Beds
Michelle Collins, NRP
Clinical Documentation Auditor, Quality Improvement
Northshore Acadian Ambulance Service
Representing:
Local Ambulance Service
Ramy El Khoury, MD
Vascular Neurologist
Neurocare of LA
Representing:
American Stroke Association
Rodney Hart
Director
St. Tammany Parish Communication District
Representing:
National Emergency Number Association (911)
Marco Hidalgo, MD
Trauma Medical Director
Lakeview Regional Medical Center
Representing:
American College of Surgeons
Gina Lagarde, MD
OPH Region 9 Public Health Medical Director
Louisiana Department of Health Office of Public Health
Representing:
Louisiana Department of Health Office Public Health
David Marcus, NRP
Education Coordinator; Disaster Coordinator/Public Relations
Northshore EMS
Representing:
Rural Ambulance Alliance
Dawson Primes, LEM
Director
Tangipahoa Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness
Representing:
GOHSEP
Major John Riles
Louisiana State Police
Representing:
Law Enforcement
Ken Salzer, RN, AAS, NRP
Chief of EMS
St. Tammany Parish Fire Protection District #4
Representing:
Emergency Medical Response

Jimmy Seibert, RN
Chief Nursing Officer
Riverside Medical Center
Representing:
Hospitals < 60 beds

David Toups, MD
Emergency Department Director
St. Tammany Health System
Representing:
LHA – Service District Hospitals
Other Nominating Entity:
American College of Cardiology
Service District Hospital