Each year, the University of Mississippi Medical Center School of Medicine Alumni Board presents awards to outstanding members of the alumni and friends community. Recipients will be selected by a committee comprised of members of the Medical Alumni Board.
The Distinguished Medical Alumnus Award recognizes a UMMC School of Medicine alumna/alumnus who has made contributions to the health field through research, education, clinical care, health service administration, or public/civic duties. All medical alumni/alumnae who have brought honor and distinction to the UMMC School of Medicine and UMMC are eligible for nomination and include:
Recipients of the 2-year certificate from the University of Mississippi, Oxford campus
Those acquiring their medical degree from the University of Mississippi Medical Center Jackson campus
UMMC resident/fellow graduates – Jackson campus