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Collegiate scholars set to heat up RICE competition

When: Tuesday, October 29, 2019, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Location: lecture hall 124 in the medical education building

Contact Info: Felicia Caples at or 5-9019


Selected graduate students from diverse backgrounds in a range of academic disciplines will participate in the annual Rural Interdisciplinary Case Experience (RICE) Bowl, an interactive competition to provide the best solution for a realistic scenario about complex rural health issues from 5:30-7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 29, in lecture hall 124 in the medical education building.

Sponsored by the Myrlie Evers-Williams Institute for the Elimination of Health Disparities, the event will include participants from Jackson State University, Mississippi College, Mississippi State University, the University of Mississippi and UMMC. A reception will follow the competition.

Continuing education credit is available. To claim CME/CE, on-site registration will be set up at conference site. For more information, call Felicia Caples at 5-9019 or email her at