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Using a medical manikin, Dr. Demondes Haynes, left, discusses some finer points of patient care with, from left, medical students Frances Lancaster and Donaldo Martinez in the School of Medicine Simulation Lab.

Applications to schools amount to a ‘small miracle’

Monday, October 11, 2021

The outbreak of COVID-19 may have brought this country to a standstill, especially in the beginning, but for many future nurses and doctors, their dreams remained alive. Not only did the ravages of the pandemic fail to stop many from applying to the Medical Center’s schools of nursing and medicine, some students say the sight of suffering patients motivated them, more than ever, to stick with it. Read More

Nursing students, from left, Lillie Jones, Ismaeel Baig and Kierra Brown chat as they leave the School of Nursing at UMMC.

School of Nursing graduate Patricia Dyre Kimble gives back by planning $1M gift

Monday, September 27, 2021

A member of the School of Nursing’s Class of 1965, Kimble is funding an endowed chair, the second in the school. Kimble has a history of giving back to where her nursing career began. She and her late husband Rees “Skip” Kimble, had endowed the Patricia Dyre Kimble School of Nursing Scholarship in 2009. Read More

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