Dr. Phillip Rozeman was honored by the Northwest Louisiana Medical Society at its annual meeting as the 59th recipient of the annual Distinguished Service Award. The award recognizes individuals for their outstanding contribution in medicine.
Brandi Gaitan, CEO of Northwest Louisiana Medical society noted “Dr. Rozeman is a consummate physician leader and has devoted a great deal of his time and effort in improving the overall health of the communities he serves.”
Dr. Rozeman is the founder and president of Willis-Knighton Cardiology and the Minden Heart and Vascular Center and has served as past chief of staff at Willis-Knighton Health System and Minden Medical Center. He is previous president of the Shreveport Medical Society and the second recipient of the John Miciotto Lifetime Healthcare Achievement Award given by the Bossier Chamber.
Jim Williams, CEO of Minden Medical Center, describes Dr. Rozeman as “a physician who truly cares about the community in which he serves. Dr. Rozeman is an advocate for rural healthcare and has a passion for serving. We appreciate his 26 years of service to Minden Medical Center and the Minden community and congratulate him on this honor!”
Dr. Rozeman is active in multiple areas of community service in Northwest Louisiana and the state as a whole. He is past chairman of the Shreveport Chamber, Blue print Louisiana, Alliance for Education, Education’s Next Horizon, and the Caddo-Shreveport Master Plan Advisory board. He currently serves on the board of Louisiana Committee of 100, LABI, PAR, Louisiana Policy Institute for Children, LSU-S and BPCC Foundations, and the Magnolia K-12 Charter School.
He has been named Business Leader of the year by both Shreveport and Minden Chambers of Commerce and is a member of the Northwest Louisiana Junior Achievement Business Hall of Fame. Over the last 25 years, he has received the annual community service awards of the Northwest Louisiana and Acadiana United Way, LSU-S, Shreveport Bar Association, March of Dimes, and the Council for a Better Louisiana (CABL).