Published by the Division of Public Affairs at the University of Mississippi Medical Center


This Week Home

View the latest this week publication.

Master Calendar

View details about upcoming events of interest to the Medical Center community.

New Faculty

View photos and information about new faculty members at the Medical Center.

Campus Menus

View campus menus.

Bulletin Board

View the latest items for sale on the UMMC Bulletin Board.

UMMC Studies

View information about ongoing studies at the Medical Center.

This Week Archives

View archived issues of This Week.

Facebook Facebook

Join the crowd and fan UMMC on Facebook!

Twitter Twitter

Stay up to date with UMMC, follow us on Twitter.

Submit Items

Published in This Week on March 03, 2014

Research chief to keynote scientists’ meeting

RIchard_SummersDr. Richard Summers, associate vice chancellor for research, will give the keynote presentation, "Reconsidering the Scientific Method in the Information Age" at the 78th annual Mississippi Academy of Sciences meeting scheduled Thursday-Friday, March 6-7, at the Lake Terrace Convention Center in Hattiesburg.

Summers, professor and chair emeritus of emergency medicine, will present the 2014 Dodgen Lecture at 3:30 p.m. March 6.

The meeting, which draws approximately 800 annually, provides a forum for members from all Mississippi institutions of higher learning to exchange ideas, establish collaborative efforts and view research presentations in 13 different divisional meetings.

For more information about the event, visit

For more news and information of interest to the Medical Center family, visit Medical Center News online

The University of Mississippi Medical Center - 2500 North State St. - Jackson, MS 39216
Legal Information
This site maintained by: Division of Public Affairs