Graduate Studies

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  • School of Graduate Studies in the Health Sciences


    The School of Graduate Studies in the Health Sciences at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson was established in 2001 by the Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning. The Graduate Programs in the Health Sciences previously operated under the auspices of the Graduate School of the University of Mississippi. 

    Mission statement

    The mission of the School of Graduate Studies in the Health Sciences is to (1) train highly qualified researchers who will make significant contributions to the scientific literature; (2) educate those who will train the next generation of biomedical scientists and health care professionals; (3) foster the spirit of scientific inquiry; and (4) promote an environment that embraces diversity and cultural differences.  


    SGSHS Upcoming Events 


    Career Opportunity and Professional Development
    Seminar Series

    The First Step to Success:  Prepare a Competitive CV
    Dr. Barbara Alexander, Professor, Physiology and Biophysics
    Thursday, September 24

    A Career as a Medical Liaison
    Dr. Samuel Dyer, Medical Science Liaison Society
    Thursday, November 12

    Process of Tech Transfer and Intellectual Property
    Dr. Richard O'Callaghan, Professor and Department Chair, Microbiology
    Dr. Lee Bidwell, Assistant Professor, Cancer Institute
    Thursday, December 3

    School of Graduate Studies Research Day
    Friday, October 23