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JACKSON, Miss. – Dr. John Hall, a professor and administrator at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, has been named the Southeastern Conference's 2014 Professor of the Year in recognition of his excellence both in the classroom and as a topflight obesity and cardiovascular researcher.
The SEC announced Hall's selection today as the top professor among those teaching at the SEC's 14 member institutions of higher education."Dr. John Hall represents what is best about academic leadership in the Southeastern Conference," UM Chancellor Dan Jones said. "His reputation as an educator spans the globe and his contributions in the broad fields of medicine and physiology are substantial. He exemplifies the ideals we should all have for an SEC Professor of the Year."
Dr. John Hall at the Excellence in Research Awards
Dr. John Hall
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Dr. Kristi Henderson explains how the bluetooth stethoscope works to, from left, former Sen. Trent Lott, Rep. Kevin McCarthy, Rep. Gregg Harper and Dr. James Keeton, vice chancellor for health affairs, during a UMMC Telehealth press conference April 22 at the M
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