The Office of Communications and Marketing is the Medical Center’s institutional connection to audience groups within UMMC, across Mississippi and beyond. Through strategic communications and promotion initiatives, our office tells the Medical Center’s story through print and electronic publications, advertising, creative content and digital communications, including social media.
The office serves as the primary connection to the news media and facilitates all interactions with UMMC experts.
In addition, C&M provides a variety of services to the Medical Center community, including creative design services, marketing strategies, publicity for noteworthy activities, tours and event planning.
Our office can be reached by phone Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., at (601) 984-1100, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our office is located on the first floor of the Holmes Learning Resources Center, across from the Office of the Vice Chancellor. The closest public parking lot to our office is in Lot D across from the Nelson Student Union, next to the School of Pharmacy. Walk through the School of Medicine, and we are right inside the LRC to the left.
Members of the professional news media who need assistance covering Medical Center activities or events or would like a UMMC expert to participate in a story should contact Ruth Cummins, assistant director for media relations, at (601) 984-1104 or email@example.com.
All members of the media who visit any UMMC location must be accompanied by an escort from the Office of Communications and Marketing.
Our office takes the privacy of our patients very serious and strictly follows federal HIPAA guidelines - external site.
Monday, January 23, 2023
The first revised set of guidelines to treat obesity in children and teenagers in more than 15 years adds approved diet drugs and surgery to the list of possible solutions. Still, primary care providers stress a balanced approach of exercise, lifestyle changes and family involvement. Read More
With the creation of the Mississippi Burn Center, the Medical Center is filling a significant gap in health care for the state. These patients need multidisciplinary care, something the many specialists at the state’s only academic medical center stand ready to provide. Read More
Balance is best when it comes to fighting obesity in children, UMMC experts say
Published on Monday, January 23, 2023
The Mississippi Burn Center at UMMC: ‘We’re the natural place for this’
UMMC establishes the Mississippi Burn Center on Jackson campus
Published on Thursday, January 19, 2023
Inaugural Run the Rainbow for Children’s 5K, 10K and Half Marathon is March 18
Published on Tuesday, January 17, 2023
Smith makes sure help’s on the way
C. auris fungal infection: what you need to know
Published on Monday, January 9, 2023
In good faith: Chaplains’ personal stories resonate
UMMC expert: Football player’s cardiac arrest spotlights importance of CPR, AEDs, training
UMMC maintains a vibrant and active presence on social media include accounts representing UMMC-related schools, departments, programs and various groups across Mississippi.
If you have any questions or concerns about a UMMC-associated social media account, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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