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UMMC is now out of network with Blue Cross & Blue Shield

As of April 1, 2022, UMMC is out of network with Blue Cross & Blue Shield commercial insurance plans. This does not impact members of the Mississippi State and School Employees' Health Insurance Plan.

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Researchers from The MIND Center found that sticking to Life's Simple 7, a set of American Heart Association guidelines to protect brain and heart health, helps prevent dementia even in people at high genetic risk for Alzheimer's disease.

Healthy habits help preserve brain health, despite genetics

Monday, June 6, 2022

Genetics and lifestyle contribute to risk of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. Researchers from The MIND Center found that even among people at with high genetic risk for Alzheimer’s disease, sticking to the American Heart Association’s Life’s Simple 7 in midlife can lower their risk for late-onset dementia decades later. Read More

Dr. Jessica Bailey, the first woman to serve as dean of SHRP and a graduate of the school, is retiring after nine years in the role.

SHRP Dean retires to accept dream job: full-time grandmother of six

Tuesday, May 31, 2022

After nine years, Dr. Jessica Bailey, the first woman to serve as SHRP dean, retires, leaving a legacy of advocacy, transformative leadership and excellence. Read More

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