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People of the U

Every institution is rich with personal stories. We want to know ours, and to share them with you.

Do you know a student, staff member, volunteer or faculty member at the University of Mississippi Medical Center whose story would make an interesting feature, or who deserves to be recognized?

Someone who you think more people should know about because of his or her commitment to their job and/or the people they work with or for? Who has a fascinating hobby? Who takes part in a remarkable group? Who has accomplished something amazing?

We want to share what makes them special and unique. To nominate someone to be considered for a People of the U feature, submit this short form. If your nominee is chosen, Communications and Marketing staff will be in contact to learn more about his or her personal story.

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Dr. Hanna Broome is associate dean of student affairs,  director of the MD-PhD program and assistant professor of cell and molecular biology.

People of the U: Hanna Broome

Monday, February 20, 2023

A short stint teaching high school opened Broome’s eyes to a love for working with students. Now, as associate dean of student affairs in the School of Graduate Studies in the Health Sciences, she is the go-to mentor, advisor, cheerleader, counselor and course-corrector. Read More

Dr. Kathleen Yee, left, and a team of faculty members including Dr. Audra Schaefer, right,

People of the U: Dr. Kathleen Yee and Dr. Audra Schaefer

Monday, February 6, 2023

The test is known as Step 1 – and it is one giant step for medical students. Faculty members charged with better preparing them for the test, not least of all Dr. Kathleen Yee and Dr. Audra Schaefer, are being recognized for, in the words one administrator, “achieving the impossible.” Read More