UMMC Navigation
Main Content

Health care from the
state's only academic
medical center.

Learn more.
Children's of Mississippi Logo
Specialized care for kids, because every kid is special.

Children's of Mississippi provides health care designed just for kids through Batson Children's Hospital plus clinics statewide.

See our pediatric services.

Latest News

Montoria Atkinson, a Tougaloo College basketball player, receives treatment from Dr. Jim Hurt following a left knee ACL reconstruction with medial and lateral meniscus repair.

If it’s fall in Mississippi, it’s the season for sports-related injuries

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Football is king in Mississippi, but with that distinction comes the inevitable injuries suffered by players. The same is true for other fall sports such as soccer, track and basketball. Doctors at UMMC see a variety of common sports injuries as they staff the sidelines of local football fields, and they offer their expertise on how to manage concussions to torn ligaments.

Read More
After a lifetime of serving the Morton community, Dr. Howard Clark now cares for residents at Mississippi Care Center in a new capacity.

Morton physician, community stalwart continues service at 91

Monday, August 13, 2018

Dr. Howard Clark has served the community of Morton in some capacity for more than 60 years. At times the only doctor in the area, he regularly spent his days at the hospital, his clinic, the nursing home, and at house calls before and after serving as the high school’s team doctor.

Read More

Find Us on Social Media

Get news and information you need about the Medical Center by connecting with us through our social media community. You’ll find events, news stories and campus activities shared daily. UMMC is active on Twitter @UMMCNews, Facebook, Instagram @ummcnews, YouTube and LinkedIn. Follow Dr. LouAnn Woodward on Twitter @LAWoodwardMD.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Jobs at UMMC
myChart - Online Healthcare Connection
learn more about children's campaign
The Manning Family Fund

Sign Up for Consult

Sign Up for Consult

Connect with UMMC via new e-magazine

In CONSULT, readers will have the opportunity to learn more about the cutting-edge clinical advances, innovative educational programs and groundbreaking research occurring at UMMC. Plus, CONSULT will regularly showcase our experts' best advice for living a healthy and mindful life.

Read More