Agenda Item
Docket No. 23-523
Advisory Opinion request regarding whether their are any issues under the Code if Roderick Clark MD, past president of the Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners, accepting a potential position as Secretary of the Louisiana Department of Health.
Roderick Clark is considering pursuing a role in the next governor's administration. He is seeking the position of Secretary of LDH. He is past president of LSBME and served for 9 years. His specialty practice is in nephrology, and he has practiced in Acadiana for over 30 years. He currently maintains a private practice and has other business interests as well. He asks what ethical conflicts exist if he were to become the Secretary of LDH.
Decline to render.
Assigned Attorney: Mallory Guillot
2023-523 - AO
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