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About the Office of Academic Affairs

Office of the Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
Verner S. Holmes Learning Resource Center, U170
University of Mississippi Medical Center
2500 N. State St.
Jackson, MS 39216
(601) 984-5009
AcademicAffairs@umc.edu

Our staff

Scott Rodgers
Scott M. Rodgers, MD
Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
Chief Academic Officer
Professor, Psychiatry and Human Behavior
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Natalie Gaughf
Natalie W. Gaughf, PhD, ABPP
Assistant Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
Professor, Family Medicine
Professor, Population Health Science
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Bettie Butler
Bettie Butler, MSL
Director of Business Operations
bbutler@umc.edu
(601) 984-1202
Lida Gibson
Lida B. Gibson, MA
Director, The Museum of Medical History
Assistant Professor, Academic Information Services
lbgibson@umc.edu
(601) 984-6790
Taylor Smith
Taylor R. Smith, MACR
Academic Affairs Administrator
trsmith2@umc.edu
(601) 984-2813
Jeanna Wilkes
Jeanna D. Wilkes, DHA, MBA, MCA
Special Projects Coordinator
Assistant Professor, Preventive Medicine
Social Media and Technology Support, Graduate Training and Education Center
Study Coordinator, Quality of Academic Life
jwilkes@umc.edu
(601) 984-2429
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Our centers, offices, and programs

The centers, offices, and programs within Academic Affairs are as follows:

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