Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks officers showed how they care for our state’s natural resources - including its children - by bringing Santa to Batson Children’s Hospital via airboat last Thursday. Santa delivered toys collected by the officers to make the holiday season brighter for patients and a check for the hospital’s child life programs.
A concern for her home state’s history with obesity and her relatives’ battles with weight motivated Kaitlyn Salter to pursue a research fellowship reserved for medical students – a quest that paid off when she was invited to present the results to a meeting of a worldwide organization and leading authority on children’s mental illnesses.
Because of the Medical Center's upcoming Christmas and New Year's Day holiday schedule, eCV, UMMC's twice-weekly e-newsletter, will be published once each week until early January
Medical Center leadership is proud to acknowledge those employees who will celebrate service anniversaries during the week of Dec. 18-24.
Several interesting events are scheduled for the upcoming weeks at the Medical Center.