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2019 Robert Smith, MD, Graduate Scholars

The Jackson Heart Study Graduate Training and Education Center at UMMC is a two-year research mentoring and training program funded by the National Heart. Lung and Blood Institute. Designed for doctoral and health professional students who are considering careers in cardiovascular health sciences, the program allows students to observe and participate in the research process alongside mentors from leading research institutions. Download a composite photo of the 2019 scholars here

Creating a Healthier Mississippi Through Research

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Robert Edward Booker
Kinesiology
Mississippi State University

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Samantha Cohen-Winans
Health & Kinesiology
University of Mississippi

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Victoria Gholar
Population Health Science
University of Mississippi Medical Center

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Kisa Harris
Biostatistics & Data Science
University of Mississippi Medical Center

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Raymond Jones
Kinesiology & Exercise Physiology
University of Southern Mississippi

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Leslie Ann Musshafen
Population Health Science
University of Mississippi
Medical Center

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Fei Fiona Teng
Population Health Science
University of Mississippi
Medical Center

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Rachel Shay Tyrone
Population Health Science
University of Mississippi
Medical Center