2010

News Archive from UMMC in 2010

January 2010
Waterline breaks close off-campus clinics, hospital operations continue unaffected01/11/2010
UMMC patients can check appointment status on toll-free line01/14/2010
Stringer, Robbins named finalists for UMMC vice chancellor01/14/2010
UMMC responds to city water crisis, continues patient care01/20/2010
UMMC to hold groundbreaking for School of Pharmacy01/22/2010
UMMC to hold groundbreaking for School of Pharmacy01/22/2010
February 2010
Comcast foundation awards grant to Friends of Children's Hospital for the Reach out and Read program02/01/2010
SouthGroup sponsors 5k run/walk for friends of Children's hospital02/09/2010
Chancellor Taps Veteran Faculty for Leadership Roles at Medical Center02/09/2010
Elementary students to receive free check-up for Give Kids a Smile Day02/10/2010
Huckabay joins UMMC surgery faculty02/16/2010
Mississippi's First Lady supports Congenital Heart Awareness Week02/16/2010
Keeton Accepts Appointment As New Vice Chancellor at UMMC02/17/2010
March 2010
Ninth annual radiothon benefits children's hospital03/01/2010
UMMC physiology professor's research leads national award, lectureship03/04/2010
UMMC physician receives AMA Foundation Leadership Award03/05/2010
UMMC receives perfect property audit score from state03/15/2010
Medical students get matched for residencies03/17/2010
University transplant guild to hold fund-raising event03/17/2010
State-of-the-art robotic surgery offers glimpse at UMMC's future03/22/2010
April 2010
Salazar to direct Batson Hospital's comprehensive pediatric heart program04/29/2010
May 2010
Clinton resident imparts dignity, respect in UMMC body donor program05/03/2010
Medical student from Pontotoc receives award for merit, character05/05/2010
More than 600 receive degrees at UMMC's 54th commencement05/21/2010
Gibson named chief business development officer of UMHC05/25/2010
University Sports Medicine hosts coaches conference05/27/2010
June 2010
deShazo to step down as chair of the Department of Medicine06/01/2010
UMMC among nation's best at providing physicians to rural areas06/02/2010
University Physicians-Women's Specialty Care opens in Flowood06/14/2010
UHHS Executive Receives Health Care Management Recognition06/15/2010
UMMC to collaborate on mall clinics with Community Health Center06/23/2010
Hospital operations continue unaffected by water main break06/24/2010
UMMC doc helps asthmatics stay out of ER06/25/2010
July 2010
UMMC, Mayo Clinic sign agreement to increase translational research and training07/08/2010
Brain training reverses rats' age-related cognitive decline07/10/2010
UMMC to take leading role in new $26 million study of Alzheimer's disease, cognitive decline07/13/2010
University of Mississippi Medical Center leads Alzheimer's fight with major new research center07/13/2010
UMMC doc offers public forum for asthmatics07/19/2010
Miss Mississippi, Miss Outstanding Teen Mississippi visit Children's Hospital07/20/2010
August 2010
Evers honored for contributions to UMMC08/16/2010
University Heart earns national recognition for patient care08/19/2010
UMHC congenital heart surgery team makes Mississippi history08/30/2010
September 2010
Holmes County hospital acquires CT scanner09/14/2010
School of Dentistry evacuated, no one hurt following natural gas-line break09/14/2010
Jackson Heart Study celebrates 10 years of improving minority health09/20/2010
UMMC faculty member appointed to national research institute board09/28/2010
October 2010
Holmes county hospital and clinics welcomes two staff physicians10/04/2010
UMMC, NMMC partner for newborn with congenital heart condition10/11/2010
UMHC LVAD team gives gift of time to Tupelo heart failure patient10/12/2010
Hoover named dean of University of Mississippi School of Nursing10/14/2010
November 2010
AAMC honors former UMMC anatomy chairman with national award11/02/2010
UMMC partners with QuantaLife in $7 million grant to develop staph bacteria detector11/04/2010
Global Obesity Summit in Jackson addresses growing epidemic at ground zero11/05/2010
Korpiel lands COO position with UHHS11/09/2010
December 2010
School of Nursing receives $1.1M grant to expand partnership with Hinds Community College12/13/2010
UMMC to play critical role in new effort to improve treatment for wounded service members, civilians12/13/2010
UMMC achieves new status as accredited chest pain center12/16/2010
UMMC's annual 'Taste of the U' fund-raising event Feb. 1912/28/2010