Dr. Pierre Detiege is a Clinic Assistant Professor with LSU Department of Medicine and Emergency Medicine faculty at UMCNO Emergency Department. He is an Associate Program Director for the LSU-NO Emergency Medicine residency program and member of the EM Diversity Committee, EM Quality Committee, UMCNO Ethics Committee and LSU School of Medicine Admissions Committee. He is an active educator in LSU School of Medicine with special interest in health equity, social determinants of health, URM mentoring, and simulation education. Dr. Detiege is a native of New Orleans and alumni of Univ. of New Orleans. He graduated from Medical College of Pennsylvania, and then completed an Emergency Medicine residency at Temple University in Philadelphia. He has worked as Emergency Medicine faculty in Level 1 Trauma centers /safety-net hospitals in both Philadelphia, PA and Tampa, FL before returning to his home community of New Orleans. Since 2007, he has resided in New Orleans with his wife, a Rheumatologist and medical educator, and their two children. He enjoys the many festivals and outdoor activities in New Orleans, loves to travel, and stays active through basketball, running and swimming.