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Published in CenterView on March 12, 2012

Third quarterly blood drive slated March 26-30

Mississippi Blood Services personnel will visit the Medical Center March 26-30 for the third of UMMC's quarterly blood drives in 2011-12. All donors will receive an MBS T-shirt. Identification is required to donate blood.

Times, dates and places for the drive include:


  • 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday, March 26 between the Guyton Research Center and the School of Medicine and at the University Hospital entrance;
  • 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday, March 27 between the Guyton Research Center and the School of Medicine;
  • 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday, March 27 Main entrance to the Central Billing Office in Clinton
  • 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday, March 28 between the Guyton Research Center and the School of Medicine;
  • 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursday, March 29 Batson Children's Hospital entrance; 
  • 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Thursday, March 29 in the Community Meeting Room at the Jackson Medical Mall Thad Cochran Center;
  • 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, March 30 at the University Hospital entrance.

For more information about UMMC's blood drive, call Renee Howard at 4-2884 or send her an e-mail at