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A Project S.N.A.P. art station was part of Employee Giving Week at UMMC, and more drawing sessions will be held in the future.

Children’s lobby mural to be mosaic of individual masterpieces

Monday, November 18, 2019

Thousands of drawings by Mississippians will create a one-of-a-kind mosaic mural of the beauty of our state for the lobby of the Children’s of Mississippi hospital expansion. The digital art will include a kiosk, so those who add their artwork to the project will be able to look up their name and see their art’s location. The expansion is on schedule to open in fall 2020. Read More

UMMC nursing student Corryl Kemp feeds a NICU patient breast milk by bottle.

Barriers to breastfeeding subject of three-year NICU study at UMMC

Monday, November 18, 2019

Mother’s milk is best for the newborns in neonatal intensive care units at UMMC and around the state, but many of their mothers aren’t providing them breast milk. A Kellogg Foundation-funded project is trying to change that by identifying and eliminating obstacles to breastfeeding for mothers whose babies require NICU care. Read More

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