Representing: Ochsner Baton Rouge
Dawn Rachal has been in the research field for approximately 10 years. She has worked on research studies that deal with diabetes, cardiovascular health, health prevention, and most recently, patient-centered outcomes. She started out at Pennington Biomedical Research Center where she gained a strong foundation in research. She then accepted a position with Ochsner in Baton Rouge. She joined the Ochsner team in August 2014 and has worked with the LACDRN on a research initiative called Health in Our Hands. This is a research initiative that brings patients, doctors, and researchers together to improve health care in Louisiana.