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Dr. Loretta Jackson-Williams, professor of medicine and vice dean for medical education, helps first-year medical student Anna Margaret McDonnell slip into her coat during the Aug. 9 White Coat Ceremony.

A class apart: Medical school breaks admissions record

Monday, September 17, 2018

For a dozen years or so, the School of Medicine’s admissions committee has put more students in the first-year class in an effort to place more doctors in Mississippi. In August, the number of students entering the school reached a milestone that could add up to improved access to health care for residents of the state. Read More

Dr. John Winscott, associate professor of cardiology, and Kim Moore of Flowood discuss her progress following Moore's June 1 heart attack.

STEMI receiving center ensures swift care for heart attack patients

Monday, September 17, 2018

When someone suffers a profound heart attack because a block in a major artery deprives that organ of blood, it’s called a STEMI. Quick and cutting-edge care can mean the difference between life and death. UMMC has delivered that level of service to patients for many years, and its protocols and standardization of care have led to the Medical Center being named a STEMI Receiving Center. Read More

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