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, February 22, 2021
The Mississippi Miracles Radiothon will turn 20 years old by celebrating pediatric patients’ inspiring stories inside the new Kathy and Joe Sanderson Tower at Children’s of Mississippi. Through the years, the event has raised more than $6.7 million to benefit the state’s only children’s hospital. Read More
R. J. Stewart was doing what lots of new high school graduates do: getting a job and enjoying young adulthood. When he suddenly became ill, his family was shocked to discover his heart was failing. One year after receiving a heart transplant at the Medical Center, Stewart is poised to continue pursuing his dreams. Read More
20th MS Miracles Radiothon to safely broadcast March 3-5
Published on Monday, February 22, 2021
New heart, new life: Transplant saves man from death's edge
Jackson Free Clinic dental services now have more 'teeth'
Growing Excitement: Campaign for Children's of Mississippi grows toward $100 million goal
Published on Monday, February 15, 2021
UP's Merit Health Madison presence real 'win-win' for patients
COVID-19-linked brain disorder compels victim to tell his story
UMMC's congenital heart warriors spring from all ages, sizes
Published on Sunday, February 14, 2021
DIS scheduling system champions COVID-19 vaccines
Published on Monday, February 8, 2021
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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