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  • Thais Brown Tonore, MD

    Associate Director of Student Programs
    for Department of Family Medicine
    Phone: (601) 984-5447
    E-mail: ttonore@umc.edu

    Dr. Thais Brown Tonore earned her MD at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, where she also completed her family medicine residency serving as chief resident. Upon completion of her residency, Dr. Tonore opened a family medicine clinic in the Jackson area and served in this capacity for 18 years. She joined the Department of Family Medicine in 1999, and is now professor and serves as the department's associate director of student programs.

    She is a diplomate of the American Board of Family Practice and is listed in Best Doctors in America and has twice been the recipient of the Norman C. Nelson Order of Teaching Excellence award which identifies those faculty who have provided the finest attention to student education on this campus.  She also received the Golden Stethoscope Award from the graduating class of 2014. She was selected as one of two UMMC faculty to represent UMMC at the Course Development for the Healer's Art Faculty Workshop at the ISHI Institute in Stinson, CA in July 2012, and was selected by medical students as an Evers Society Clinical Science Faculty All Star in 2007.  Dr. Tonore was also nominated for Strong Woman Award in 2008.