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 two upcoming sessions. The goal of the 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 it's associated diseases.
For more information, email Dawn Chism at email@example.com.
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
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Wednesday, December 2, 2015"Effect of Androgens on Obesity and Blood Pressure: Role of Melanocortin 4 Receptor"Presented by:
Rodrigo Maranon, M.D., Ph.D.
Department of Physiology & Biophysics
University of Mississippi Medical Center
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