A graduate of LSU Medical School in New Orleans, LA in 1993, Dr. Braud completed her Otolaryngology Residency at LSU Health Sciences Center in Shreveport, LA in 1999. She is Board Certified in Otolaryngology by the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. She is a member of the AMA, Louisiana State Medical Society and the East Baton Rouge Medical Society.
She is a staff physician for the Otology clinic at Children's Special Health Services. She serves on the board of the Emerge Center and was Vice President for two years. She is married to Dr. Paul Perkowski and they have two children. She is the daughter of Dr. Lawrence Braud and has been practicing in Baton Rouge since 1999.