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 email@example.com.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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, September 21, 2020
UMMC staff and students will be able to virtually enter the University Hospital Chapel on Thursday and take part in a remembrance of patients lost - and restored - at this institution in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. This virtual ceremony will allow UMMC family members to acknowledge the work they have accomplished in the face of this extraordinary challenge. Read More
Years of wearing a hearing device attached to a tight headband were taking a toll on the tender scalp of 11-year-old Jocelyn DeZutter. She needed a hearing device that was more practical and would enhance her ability to distinguish sounds. Her new bone conduction implant accomplishes the mission. Read More
Written in stone: UMMC to commemorate pandemic experience
Published on Monday, September 21, 2020
Hearing never sounded so good for Jackson preteen
Jackson Heart Study marks 20 years with virtual conference
Watch the virtual event at noon on Thursday, September 24.
Published on Friday, September 18, 2020
People of the U: Lucy Varela-Quintero
Published on Wednesday, September 16, 2020
Patient has energy to play, thanks to Ebeid's world-class skills
Published on Monday, September 14, 2020
Masks foil lipreading for those with hearing loss; you can help
Research enterprise reaches new grant, award heights
Published on Tuesday, September 8, 2020
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 email@example.com.
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