The UMMC Cancer Institute and the Department of Radiation Oncology installed the equipment in May to provide nonsurgical therapy for patients with malignant or benign brain tumors, brain metastases or other conditions. It’s pinpoint precision delivers therapy to tumors with less damage to healthy tissue.
New dental graduates seeking a career in academia can be hindered by the burden of student loan debt. Dental schools across the nation are facing shortages in full-time dental faculty. A grant from HRSA aims to relieve this debt for future and current faculty members.
Since having surgery for hypoplastic left heart syndrome at Batson Children’s Hospital, Cayson Sanderford of Mathiston has been busy growing up, playing baseball and running in the playground with his friends. An early morning visit with Dr. Avichal Aggarwal in 2011 helped make that possible.
Medical Center leadership is proud to announce the following additions to its faculty and leadership staff.