The Cancer Institute unites physicians, nurses and researchers from the University of Mississippi Medical Center and the University of Mississippi in the quest to stop cancer through:
Adult and pediatric physicians see more than 2,000 new patients annually and follow more than 5,800 survivors. Cancer teams see many people with rare or complex care needs.
Monday, August 6, 2018
Linda Puckett took advantage of the tissue-sparing Mohs surgery, more often used for basal and squamous cell skin cancers, and said she’s pleased with the results.
Thursday, July 12, 2018
Dr. Anderson Collier, professor of pediatric hematology and oncology, has been named director of the University of Mississippi Medical Center’s Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology.
Mohs surgery leaves few signs of melanoma
Published on Monday, August 6, 2018
Collier to head Children’s Cancer Center
Published on Thursday, July 12, 2018
Children's Cancer Center sees growth, anticipates changes
Published on Monday, July 9, 2018
Colorectal cancer experts embrace ACS call for earlier screening
Published on Monday, June 4, 2018
UMMC employee donates stem cells to perhaps save a life
Published on Thursday, May 31, 2018
CI leader participates in cancer discussion at Vatican
Published on Monday, May 21, 2018
New process shortens time to breast reconstruction
Published on Thursday, May 3, 2018
Interdisciplinary teams meet regularly to review each new patient’s case and recommend the best treatment for each individual. Doctors here see many unusual and complex cases.
The Cancer Institute offers the state’s only residency and fellowship programs for professionals seeking a career in cancer care.
Researchers and physicians at UMMC and at the University of Mississippi are working together to seek new and better ways to prevent, detect and treat cancer.
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Jackson, MS 39216
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Patient Appointments: 888-815-2005