On May 27th, 2009, LSU President, Dr. John V. Lombardi gave a speech entitled "A Case for the New LSU Academic Medical Center" at a LSU Health Sciences Foundation sponsored event in New Orleans. During his talk, he discussed many aspects of the new academic medical center.
You can listen to the entire talk at the LSU Health Sciences Center website.
Below, are several clips from Dr. Lombardi's speech.
Louisiana Legislators should "Get out of our way"
New Orleans is "Hung up on these historical things":
LSU has already presented "Five business plans":
"Are we going to preserve old New Orleans in amber?":
New Orleans could "End up like General Motors":