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  • Sonya Shipley, MD

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

    Dr. Sonya Shipley joined the faculty of UMMC Department of Family Medicine in January 2014 as assistant professor. She graduated magna cum laude from Millsaps College in 2004 with a BS in Biology. A Barksdale Scholar, Shipley earned her medical degree at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, where she also completed her family medicine residency in 2011 and was presented with the Hardy Bonifant Woodbridge Award for Academic Excellence.  

    Dr. Shipley is board-certified by the American Board of Family Medicine and has been in private practice for the last two years, most recently in Memphis, TN. She was selected for STFM's Faculty for Tomorrow Task Force, May 2015, and also received the Golden Stethoscope Award from the graduating class of 2015.  

    Her interests include pediatric health and prevention, women's health, healthcare disparities and medical missions, and her hobbies include knitting, baking and riding her motorcycle.