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Najhawan Billingsley is a critical care nurse at UMMC Grenada.

People of the U: Najhawan Billingsley

Monday, September 26, 2022

When Najhawan Billingsley cares for patients in UMMC Grenada’s critical care unit, he knows some of them because they’ve been there before. They develop a family relationship as Billingsley does all he can to improve their conditions so that they can be transferred to a regular floor and regain their health. Read More

Children’s, faculty, students shine

Children’s, faculty, students shine

Monday, September 26, 2022

Medical Center faculty and staff often are recognized regionally, nationally and internationally for their academic or medical achievements. These accolades place UMMC among health science centers worldwide. Read More

When considering OTC hearing aids, be an informed consumer

Hearing aids are expected to be available over the counter sometime in October, but Medical Center experts caution it’s best to know your hearing loss, and your purchase protections, before you buy. Only a trained audiologist can test for accurate hearing loss, something you need to know in order for a device to work and fit optionally.

Published on Monday, September 26, 2022

School of Nursing tops Mississippi rankings by U.S. News & World Report

Ranked 67th in the country, the School of Nursing is near the top 10 percent of baccalaureate nursing programs nationally. The ranking includes traditional and accelerated BSN programs at UMMC and the accelerated BSN program in Oxford, spotlighting the University of Mississippi Medical Center School of Nursing's work to become the state’s flagship nursing program.

Published on Monday, September 26, 2022

“Lung Cancer Hero” credits team for national award

A colleague and her mother nominated Dr. Pierre de Delva for national recognition after receiving excellent care following an unexpected diagnosis. They joined de Delva in Chicago to show their support for him under the national spotlight.

Published on Monday, September 26, 2022

UMMC Wellness: Eating Healthy

Medical Center leadership is proud to promote a culture of wellness for all team members and students through health programs, policies and benefits. Each month the Office of Well-being will provide tips that contribute to your physical, emotional and professional well-being.

Published on Monday, September 19, 2022

Photos: Pro golfer Sam Burns visits Children’s of Mississippi

Published on Monday, September 19, 2022

Education research: That’s their department

Published on Monday, September 19, 2022

Friday football injury? UMMC clinic offers swift care

Published on Monday, September 19, 2022

Nursing white coat ceremony clinical education rite of passage

Published on Monday, September 19, 2022

Dobbs takes helm of Population Health, determined to make a healthier state

Published on Monday, September 19, 2022

Give it a shot: Flu vaccines make fall appearance

Published on Friday, September 16, 2022

Sam Burns Children's of MS visit

Published on Thursday, September 15, 2022

UMMC faculty lauded for achievements

Published on Monday, September 12, 2022

Duszak: Ride the radiology technology wave to advance patient care

Published on Monday, September 12, 2022

POTU: Lourene Davis

Published on Monday, September 12, 2022

Lorna Kernizan joins Children’s of Mississippi as COO

Published on Tuesday, September 6, 2022

‘Endless possibilities’: In academic affairs, Rodgers revels in new role

Published on Tuesday, September 6, 2022

People of the U: Lauren Thames

Published on Tuesday, September 6, 2022

Photos: UMMC honors police, security, emergency responders with ‘Blessing of the Badges’

Published on Tuesday, September 6, 2022

UMMC listed among best employers in Mississippi

Published on Tuesday, September 6, 2022

UMMC honors police, security, emergency responders with ‘Blessing of the Badges’

Published on Thursday, September 1, 2022

Public statement - City of Jackson water impact on UMMC

Published on Tuesday, August 30, 2022

Dr. Phyllis Bishop awarded Parker Chair of Pediatric Gastroenterology

Published on Monday, August 29, 2022

Children’s of Mississippi seeing rise in RSV cases

Published on Monday, August 29, 2022