Leslie S. Arceneaux, DNP, FNP-BC,CNS,CDE

Adjunct Facultyarceneaux
Southeastern Louisiana University
College of Nursing and Health Sciences SLU 10448
Hammond, LA 70402
PHONE: (985) 549-5045
EMAIL: Leslie.Arceneaux@southeastern.edu



  • D.N.P., University of South Alabama
  • M.S.N., University of Phoenix
  • B.S.N., William Carey College
  • A.S.N., Louisiana State University Medical Center


Post Graduate/Specialty Training

  • Post Master's Family Nurse Practitioner/Clinical Nurse Specialist


Licensure and Board Certifications

  • Registered Nurse in Louisiana
  • Advanced Practice Nurse in Louisiana
  • Controlled Substances Certificate
  • Louisiana Prescriptive Authority
  • DC Registered Nurse
  • AANP Family Nurse Practitioner
  • ANCC Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Clinical Nurse Specialist
  • Certified Diabetes Educator
  • Certified COPD Management


Academic Positions

  • Adjunct Professor, Georgetown University School of Nursing
  • Adjunct Faculty, Southeastern Louisiana University
  • Assistant Adjunct Professor at Loyola University NOLA in 2012


Honors & Awards

  • The Presidents Volunteer Service Award (2008)
  • The President's Council On Service and Civic Participation in Conjunction with USA Freedom CORPS National and Community Service
  • Who's Who In Diabetes Treatment, Research (2005) and Education American Diabetes Association
  • Customer Service Department Award Ochsner Clinic Foundation (2002)
  • Excellence In Clinical Practice Award (2000) University Of South Alabama


Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
  • American Association of Diabetes Educators
  • Louisiana Association of Diabetes Educators
  • Sigma Theta Tau International, Zeta Gamma Chapter
  • National Association of Home Health Nurses
  • Junior League of Greater Covington



Selected Publications & Presentations

  • Arceneaux, L., Burshell, A., Schafer, D., & Strjc, L. (2002) Advanced Diabetes Management: Achieving Balance in Your Life.  Ochsner Diabetes Institute Class Manual.

  • Guitierrez, K.J., & Peterson, P.G. (2002), Pathophysiology-Reproductive Diseases. Contributor Chapter 11, Pathophysiology. WB Saunders: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Areneaux, L.S. (2011) Publicaiton submission to Gastroenterology Nursing: Removing Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening: Developing
  • Arceneaux, L., Burshell, A., Schafer, D., & Struck, L. (2002). Advanced Diabetes Management: Achieving Balance in Your Life. Ochsner Diabetes Institute. Class Manual.
  • Gutierrez, K.J., & Peterson, P.G. (2002), Pathophysiology- Reproductive Diseases. Contributor Chapter 11, Pathophysiology. WB Saunders: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Removing Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening: Developing an Open Access Pathway for Colonoscopy. (12/16/2011). Sigma Theta Tau Scholars Day. University of South Alabama. 1.0 CEU's. (Peer Reviewed).
  • Inhaled Insulin and Diabetes Management Education. (2006-2007). Pfizer Pharmaceutical Speaker Presentation. Northshore Providers and Clinicians.
  • Diabetes Management Strategies. (4/5/2005). AARP Northshore Chapter.
  • Taking Control of Diabetes. (4/20/2004). St. Tammany Parish Hospital staff continuing education presentation. 1.0 CEU's. (Peer Reviewed).
  • Advanced Insulin Therapy. (5/5/2003). Louisiana Association of Nurse Practitioners New Orleans Chapter continuing education. 1.2 CEU's. (Peer Reviewed).
  • Novolog and Novulin Insulin Pen Systems and Provider Training. Novo Nordisk Pharmaceutical Speaker and Product Trainer. (2002-2003). New Orleans and Northshore Region.
  • PAW Program Diabetes Education. Casino Magic Team Members Presentation. (9/30/2002). Ochsner Managed Casino Magic Clinic. Bay St. Louis Mississippi.
  • Conventional Insulin Therapy. (2/13/2000). Ocshner Clinic Foundation Department of Endocrinology. EMD Pharma Research Training Program. New Orleans Louisiana. 1.0 CEU's. (Peer Reviewed).
  • The Benefits of Diabetes Health Management. Hospital and Insurance provider clinician education. 1.2 CEU's. (Peer Reviewed).
  • Pediatric Considerations and Variations in Home Health. (9/12/1997). LSU Home Health Certification Review Course. New Orleans, La. 1.0 CEU's. (Peer Reviewed).
  • Doctors of Nursing Practice September 28th thru 30, 2011 Fourth Annual Conference.
  • New Orleans, Louisiana Presentation: "Developing an Open Access Pathway for Colonoscopy".