Dr. John Kirwan, Pennington Biomedical Executive Director and LA CaTS Center Director, participated in the 134th Rose Parade in Paseadena, CA on January 2, 2023. Dr. Kirwan (representing Baton Rouge), along with the Louisiana Office of Tourism and other destinations, were part of the exquisite Louisiana Travel Celebration Riverboat “Feed Your Soul” float. This was the first time in history Baton Rouge has participated in the parade. It was an opportunity to celebrate the advancements of health and research in the Capital City. The float won the Showmanship Award for the most outstanding display of showmanship and entertainment. Congratulations to the Louisiana Travel team, Dr. Kirwan and all participants for representing our state so well.
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