In his new role as director of clinical and population science for the Mississippi Center for Obesity Research (MCOR), Dr. Dan Jones will meet and brainstorm with Medical Center faculty and staff interested in the clinical management of obesity or clinical population research in several upcoming sessions. The goal of these sessions is to help provide assistance and insight in helping MCOR achieve its goals of fostering collaborative efforts among faculty and building strategic partnerships throughout the state to reduce obesity and its associated diseases.
The Mississippi Center for Obesity Research, located at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, is at the forefront our state's efforts to develop a better understanding of the science underlying obesity and to translate discoveries into specific prevention and treatment methods for obesity and related conditions in adults and children.
MCOR is also the centerpiece of an aggressive, coordinated strategy to bring together researchers, health-care providers, state and local governments,...
Congratulations to the following MCOR members who were recipients at the 2015 Excellence in Research Awards
Platinum Level - Barbara Alexander, PhD
Platinum Level - Adolfo Correa, MD, MPH, PhD, MBA
Silver Level - Albert Dreisbach, MD
Silver Level - Eric George, PhD
Silver Level - Andrew D. Smith, MD, PhD
Bronze Level - Bettina M. Beech, DrPH, MPH
Bronze Level - Romain Harmancey, PhD
Translational Research TeamMerry L. Lindsey, PhD
Michael E. Hall, MD
For more information regarding their accomplishments please click here
To view more awards please click here
Wednesday, July 6 , 2016Noon - 1:00 p.m.
Classroom Wing, Room CW308"Vascular Mechanosensing: A Unifying Hypothesis"Presented by:
Heather Drummond, Ph.D.
Department of Physiology and Biophysics
University of Mississippi Medical CenterPlease click here for more information
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