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Baton Rouge General Newborn is On Trend for National Seersucker Day

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Baton Rouge, LA – Just a few hours into National Seersucker Day, Kui and Zhen Chen welcomed their new baby boy into the world at Baton Rouge General’s Birth Center.

Born at 7 lb., 11 oz. on June 7, Lawrence is the Chens’ second son. The family is doing great.

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Baby Lawrence shows off his style on National Seersucker Day

A Louisiana creation, the seersucker suit is worn around the country to celebrate southern summer tradition – from Capitol Hill to BRG’s administrative offices.

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BRG celebrates Louisiana-made Southern summer staple:

Stephen Mumford, VP of Operations; Brogan Taj, Social Media Coordinator; Bennett Cheramie, VP of Information Systems; Don Shaw, VP of Revenue Cycle; Dr. Robert Kenney, VP of Medical Operations; Corey Doughty, Director of Legal Services; Edgardo Tenreiro, President and CEO; Mandi Foretich, Senior Executive Assistant. Front center: Meghan Parrish, VP of Marketing and Communications; Amy Wilson, Digital Marketing Team Leader.

For more information about the Baton Rouge General Birth Center or to take a virtual tour, visit

About Baton Rouge General Medical Center

Baton Rouge General Medical Center is the area’s first community hospital with 588 licensed beds between two campuses. Baton Rouge General opened its doors in 1900, and has provided the Greater Baton Rouge community with high-quality healthcare for generations. Established in 1970, Baton Rouge General's Regional Burn Center is one of only 125 burn centers in the U.S. verified by the American Burn Association and plays an integral role in supporting other Gulf Coast states when the need arises. Baton Rouge General has been an accredited teaching hospital since 1991, with medical education programs including a School of Nursing, School of Radiologic Technology, Family Medicine Residency Program, Internal Medicine Residency Program, and Sports Medicine Fellowship Program. For more information, visit, find us on Facebook at and follow us on Twitter at @BRGeneral.