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January
1/22/2015Two finalists named for vice chancellor post
It’s down to two.  Two final candidates under consideration to become UMMC’s next vice chancellor for health affairs and dean of the School of...
1/22/2015Tupelo pediatric clinic offers subspecialty care near home
The community collaboration that has made possible a new specialty pediatric clinic in North Mississippi will allow the region’s children to stay...
1/15/2015Elton John AIDS Foundation renews grant with UMMC physician
The Elton John AIDS Foundation will renew its financial support for building access to HIV-health services through a program based out of the...

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1/15/2015MLK’s legacy honored as exemplar for care givers
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s dream of justice and equality should resonate with those devoted to delivering fair and equal medical treatment to...
1/12/20152020 Vision: New strategic plan emphasizes mission integration, individual performance
For many, a strategic plan is like a GPS hidden away in your glove compartment: sure, it can tell you how to get where you want to go, but first...
1/12/2015Physician, family discuss Helena White’s ‘remarkable’ recovery
Cameras flashed and video rolled as Helena White entered a conference room at Batson Children’s Hospital on Friday. The 5-year-old shyly looked to...
1/12/2015Nursing alum's real estate gift secures endowment, seals legacy
When Julia McCormac and her husband, Duncan, first bought their spacious house in Lafayette, Ala., in 1989, she wasn’t sure if the couple could get...
1/12/2015Research as a career? Teens try it on for size
Students from Clinton High and Madison Central High are getting to observe biomedical research in a variety of areas including kidney disease, high...
1/8/2015Growing UMMC’s current, future leaders
About 100 UMMC employee leaders are embarking on a journey to discover their strengths – and their improvement areas – in making their workplace the...
1/8/2015Tournament hits a hole in $1M for Mississippi's children
Mississippi children’s lives, Gov. Phil Bryant says, have “literally been saved” thanks to generous gifts benefiting Batson Children’s Hospital from...
1/5/20152015 brings New Year, new baby
When expectant mother and current UMMC resident Dr. Jasmine Kency was experiencing some discomfort on New Year’s Eve, she went to have a manicure...
1/5/2015Fit-ting for all: Courthouse agreement ushers in medically related wellness | (PDF)
When it comes to being fit, it’s no surprise that Mississippi has the highest national rate of physical inactivity – 38 percent of the population -...