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.
Thursday, December 1, 2022
Students going through clinical rotations at UMMC Grenada faced driving to and from Jackson every day because living in a hotel for four or five weeks was cost-prohibitive. But thanks to renovations to unused patient rooms and creation of both a student lounge and technology and learning room made possible by a federal grant award, rotating students can have comfortable and free quarters. Read More
Monday, November 28, 2022
Medical Center faculty and staff often are recognized regionally, nationally and internationally for their academic or medical achievements. These accolades place UMMC among health science centers worldwide. Read More
New living space at UMMC Grenada a boon to medical students on rotation
Published on Thursday, December 1, 2022
Medical Center faculty honored by state, national organizations
Published on Monday, November 28, 2022
LaMarca transforms pharmacology department through teambuilding, collaboration
Holiday giving week at Children’s of Mississippi is Dec. 12-16 at Sanderson Tower
School of Nursing partners with Mississippi State for dual-degree program
Published on Monday, November 21, 2022
Leading with Love: Psychologist finds kids at the heart of her calling
Photos: Thanksgiving Parade brings smiles to Children’s of Mississippi patients
‘An amazing day’: Pre-Med students flock to UMMC event at JSU
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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