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Cardiovascular-Renal Research Center

Welcome to the Cardiovascular-Renal Research Center. Our mission is to:

  • Foster excellence in basic and clinical cardiovascular and renal research
  • Promote the education of basic researchers, physicians, and the general public in the area of cardiovascular and renal diseases
  • Develop resources to enhance cardiovascular and renal research
  • Use our resources and new research findings to reduce the morbidity and mortality associated with cardiovascular and renal diseases in the state of Mississippi.

Meet Our Director

Dr. Joey Granger is the Billy S. Guyton Distinguished Professor, professor of physiology, director of the CRRC and dean of the School of Graduate Studies in the Health Sciences. His research includes endothelial and neurohormonal factors in mediating hypertension in animal models of preeclampsia.

Dr. Joey P. Granger - Dean, School of Graduate Studies in the Health Sciences