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CenterView: February 25, 2013

CenterView is published every other week, and is the internal publication of the University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC). Content features news of interest for and about Medical Center faculty, staff, and students. Content may be reprinted with appropriate credit.

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Dr. Dianne K. Beebe
Dr. Dianne K. Beebe

Relocated family medicine clinic offers expanded services in same neighborhood

Inside the new home of the Lakeland Family Medicine Center, none of the doors stick open.

Newly published study connects gene variants to middle-age cognitive decline

Scientists analyzing a gene linked to obesity and diabetes found that people with certain variants experienced more cognitive decline in middle age.

Construction, life experiences help Burney lead ambitious health-care renovation projects

Before it was ever a place to Christopher Burney, Mississippi was a sound.

Taste of the U grosses $52K for the UMMC Alliance

23rd annual Taste of the U was held on February 23, at the Jackson Medical Mall Thad Cochran Center and grossed $52,000 for the UMMC Alliance.

School of Pharmacy hosts event to highlight importance of medication adherence

Take a moment to think about what’s in your medicine cabinet.

D-2s receive white coats at ceremony

Second-year dental student Hilary Sartain is coated by her fiancée, Dr. Alan Grimm, during the School of Dentistry Class of 2015 American College of Dentists White Coat Ceremony Feb. 22 at the Norman C. Nelson Student Union. The coats are presented to the students during their third-year transition from pre-clinical to clinical studies, when they see patients chairside.