Ceremony honors Medical Center's retirees
The Medical Center's retirees with a minimum of 25 years of service to the institution and/or retiring faculty members with at least 20 years of service to UMMC were recognized during a ceremony June 13 in the Norman C. Nelson Student Union. (Enlarge Image)
The honorees include:
Front row from left: Margie Snapka, Batson Children’s Hospital teacher; Letha Nickens, billing specialist; Dr. Ruth Black, pastoral services director; Mattye Watson, Department of Medicine researcher; Elsie Downing, laboratory technical supervisor; Betty Thompson, School of Dentistry administrative assistant; and Ruby Williams, Department of Microbiology researcher.
Second row from left: Malinda Lawson, Wiser Hospital nurse manager; Dr. Tangeng Ma, UMMC Cancer Institute scientist; Jo Ward, billing specialist, Reba Tullos, SHRP operations manager; Anita Wren, instructor in pediatric neonatology; Patricia Martin, University Heart nurse; Cindy Dumas, assistant director of pharmacy services; Gertie Carr, newborn ICU secretary; and Faye Johnson, assistant professor in SHRP.
Third row from left: Angela Polk, pharmacist; Ronnie Poole, senior human resources services partner; Lydia Lofton, University Physicians rehabilitation tech; Dr. Greg Chinchar, professor of microbiology; Barbara Lee, director of transplant operations; Dr. Jerry Farley, professor of pharmacology; Shelia Craft, business operations supervisor; Anita Dottes, transplant/kidney social worker; Dr. Steven Pollock, associate professor of dentistry; and Eliza Brown, dental assistant.