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  • Irma H. Welch, MD


    Assistant Professor
    Phone: (601) 815-5700
    Email: ihwelch@umc.edu

    Dr. Irma H. Welch is an assistant professor of the Department of Family Medicine since 1997. She previously held clinical appointments at Jackson-Hinds Comprehensive Health Center, PRI-MED and Family Health Care Clinics.

    Dr. Welch earned her MD at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, where she also completed her family medicine residency. She served as medical director of our West Jackson Family Medical Center for five years.

    She is a diplomate of the American Board of Family Medicine and a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, Society of Teachers of Family Medicine and the Mississippi Academy of Family Physicians. She serves as director and physician for the care of women enrolled in "The Interpregnancy Care Project for High Risk Women," a collaborative research project with the UMMC Department of Obstetrics/Gynecology.

    She is director and physician for Mother's Primary Care Clinic and a grant investigator for March of Dimes.