The Office of Communications and Marketing is the Medical Center’s institutional connection to audience groups within UMMC, across Mississippi and beyond. Through strategic communications and promotion initiatives, our office tells the Medical Center’s story through print and electronic publications, advertising, creative content and digital communications, including social media.
The office serves as the primary connection to the news media and facilitates all interactions with UMMC experts.
In addition, C&M provides a variety of services to the Medical Center community, including creative design services, marketing strategies, publicity for noteworthy activities, tours and event planning.
Our office can be reached by phone Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., at (601) 984-1100, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our office is located on the first floor of the Holmes Learning Resources Center, across from the Office of the Vice Chancellor. The closest public parking lot to our office is in Lot D across from the Nelson Student Union, next to the School of Pharmacy. Walk through the School of Medicine, and we are right inside the LRC to the left.
Members of the professional news media who need assistance covering Medical Center activities or events or would like a UMMC expert to participate in a story should contact Ruth Cummins, assistant director for media relations, at (601) 984-1104 or email@example.com.
All members of the media who visit any UMMC location must be accompanied by an escort from the Office of Communications and Marketing.
Our office takes the privacy of our patients very serious and strictly follows federal HIPAA guidelines - external site.
Friday, February 28, 2020
Mississippians remain at low risk for the novel coronavirus strain, or COVID-19, a respiratory illness first detected in late 2019 in China. Read More
Dr. Jose Lucar Lloveras, medical director of the Outpatient Antimicrobial Service, was volunteering in a hospital as a high school student in Lima, Peru, when he formed a friendship with a patient there. The experience with the patient, who was dying of AIDS, would help determine what he did the rest of his life. Read More
COVID-19: Risk in Mississippi low, but experts predict rise in U.S. cases
Published on Friday, February 28, 2020
People of the U: Jose Lucar Lloveras
School of Medicine makes good on PROMISE to foster more diversity
Published on Thursday, February 27, 2020
Clinical trial partnership unique to state gives Huntington’s patients hope
New adult hospitals CEO continuing UMMC journey to excellence
Published on Monday, February 24, 2020
People of the U: Lacie Matherne
Winter illness 101: fever can be key to diagnosis
Task force targets opioid crisis with information barrage
Published on Thursday, February 20, 2020
UMMC maintains a vibrant and active presence on social media include accounts representing UMMC-related schools, departments, programs and various groups across Mississippi.
If you have any questions or concerns about a UMMC-associated social media account, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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