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December
12/15/2014Dr. Hayden Perkins: ‘He’s an inspiration’
There’s a huge tree growing out of the floor in Hayden Perkins’ Oxford office.Against one wall, a bank of video game systems, mobile and standard,...
12/15/2014REACHING Mississippi’s future scientists
What’s the difference between a mixture and a compound?What are the three parts of an atom? What’s a homogeneous substance? A heterogeneous...
12/15/2014New partnership provides powerful model for neuroscience innovation in Mississippi
On April 28, the Mississippi Institutes of Higher Learning approved a historic affiliation agreement between Methodist Rehabilitation Center and the...
12/11/2014Researchers recognized for ‘excellence’ in procuring support
During the annual Excellence in Research Awards, 26 University of Mississippi Medical Center researchers were recognized for bringing in the most...

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12/11/2014Blood drive seeks to reverse alarming trend at UMMC
Blood donations at the Medical Center have waned throughout the last four years, and administrators are hoping UMMC faculty, staff and students will...
12/11/2014BankPlus CEO a fan of Corporate Telehealth
During a particularly busy work week, Bill Ray started feeling a cold coming on.He knew the inconvenience the worsening symptoms would bring,...
12/9/2014UMMC, BankPlus partnership brings telehealth to workplace
Photos of UMMC's Center for Telehealth can be found here.
12/8/2014SON service surpasses $200K milestone in less than one year | (PDF)
The School of Nursing at the University of Mississippi Medical Center has long emphasized the value of community service among its educational...

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12/8/2014Recovering from flu: Slow down, watch for danger signs
Tuesday is the deadline for all UMMC students and employees to receive the mandatory flu vaccine. The immunization is free at the Office of...

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12/4/2014Governor, FCC Commissioner commend UMMC, partners on telehealth
For Mississippi Delta resident Annie Ford, living with diabetes today is different than it was a few months ago.The recent enrollee in the Diabetes...

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12/4/2014Cutting-edge heart valve repair keeps patients active
Natchez retiree Betty Smith loves tending to her garden and enjoying the birds who frequent it.She and her husband Charles “usually stay in the...

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12/3/2014Diabetes Telehealth Network sees early success in Mississippi
Today, Gov. Phil Bryant and FCC Commissioner Mignon Clyburn are visiting North Sunflower Medical Center as part of an ongoing public-private...