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    UMMC internal medicine residency director

    Dr. Vince Herrin
    Dr. Vince Herrin

    A U.S. Navy veteran and graduate of UMMC's fellowship program in hematology/oncology, Dr. Vince Herrin is the residency director for the Department of Internal Medicine.

     

    Outstanding young internal medicine physician

    Dr. Dwight McComb
    Dr. Dwight McComb

    After serving as chief resident in internal medicine at UMMC, Dr. Dwight McComb is now chief of staff at a small community hospital in Amory, MS, located in the county where he grew up. A certified specialist in clinical hypertension, he’s also the medical director of the wound care center and a hospice agency.

    “I went into medicine because I loved the science and the problem-solving, but mostly because I saw a way to give back to my community. Small-town Mississippians deserve quality health care, and I’m doing my best to deliver it. I came home.”