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Bachelor of Science in Radiologic Sciences graduate Aurlivia Deshay Bibbs, right, received the Virginia Stansel Tolbert Award from Dr. Jessica Bailey, dean of the School of Health Related Professions.

UMMC confers 853 degrees in health sciences professions

Friday, May 24, 2019

The University of Mississippi Medical Center on Friday conferred degrees to 853 students who are beginning their careers in the health sciences, or entering into a new chapter of an existing one in this state and beyond. Read More

Fourth-year dental student Alper Coban will graduate in May with plans to practice at a friend and colleague's clinic in Texas.

#UMMCGrad19: From cafeteria worker to dentist, Alper Coban stands out for work ethic and research experience

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Alper Coban has taken a circuitous route to dentistry, including logging more than 15,000 research hours and completing a master’s degree in environmental toxicology before beginning dental school. He has moved from his home country of Turkey to the United States, and in May, he will be just one more step away from reaching his ultimate goal of becoming a dentist. Read More

Project SEARCH grads ready to work at UMMC, in community

Nine Rankin County School District students graduated from Project SEARCH, a job training program for students with disabilities. Family, friends, colleagues and allies celebrated their accomplishments and their futures as they prepare for work with UMMC and other locations in the community.

Published on Thursday, May 23, 2019

#UMMCGrad19: Pharmacy class president to PGY1, Elizabeth Hearn continues growth at UMMC

Elizabeth Hearn may be graduating from the University of Mississippi Medical Center, but she’ll be back in July to start her PGY1 in the School of Pharmacy. The Senatobia native said she’s confident in her education from the University of Mississippi and UMMC and where it will take her in the future.

Published on Thursday, May 23, 2019

#UMMCGrad19: First SOPH grads dig into data

Master of Science in Biostatistics and Data Science graduates Md. Mohiuddin Adnan, Jenna Zhu and Shamsed Mahmud are the first students to earn degrees from UMMC’s newest school. Next, they will continue their Ph.D. studies and use the powerful tools of data science to create a healthier Mississippi and world.

Published on Thursday, May 23, 2019

Photos: Gurney racers gun for Golden Stethoscope

They promise never to transport a patient this fast and furious: Four or five people, running alongside a gurney, giving it as much a speed as they can muster between start and finish line. That’s how it works during the Medical Center’s annual gurney races, a highlight of this year’s Employee Appreciation Week. One team walks away with the prized Golden Stethoscope, and this year, it was the Tamponade Squad from the Cardiovascular ICU.

Published on Monday, May 20, 2019

#UMMCGrad19: Nigeria-born SON graduate hopes to open pediatric clinic in home country

Published on Monday, May 20, 2019

#UMMCGrad19: MHS Program bolsters flight nurse’s career opportunities

Published on Monday, May 20, 2019

10 years and counting: AirCare2 celebrates anniversary in east-central Mississippi

Published on Monday, May 20, 2019

#UMMCGrad19: SGSHS student says 'yes' to selfless excellence

Published on Thursday, May 16, 2019

#UMMCGrad19: Powell's resume includes CNN, GMA, ABC – and now, M.D.

Published on Thursday, May 16, 2019

Gold Humanism celebrates 'other half' of being a doctor

Published on Thursday, May 16, 2019

UMMC's patient safety efforts take big leap forward

Published on Thursday, May 16, 2019

Digital first: Online certificate programs expand graduate opportunities

Published on Monday, May 13, 2019

Graduate Medical Education's goal? Building residency relationships

Published on Thursday, May 9, 2019

Physiologist claims UMMC's top educator honor

Published on Thursday, May 9, 2019

New CNO brings hospital expansion experience to Children’s of Mississippi

Published on Monday, May 6, 2019

New patient floor helps meet UMMC’s capacity needs

Published on Monday, May 6, 2019

Video: Healing Arts offer much-needed emotional, visual medicine

Published on Thursday, May 2, 2019

Say it with food and fun: UMMC appreciates its employees

Published on Thursday, May 2, 2019

ER tragedy poses life lesson for professor – and parent

Published on Thursday, May 2, 2019

100-Day Workout gives voice – and action – to employee suggestions

Published on Monday, April 29, 2019

SOPH academic life study, website fight faculty burnout

Published on Monday, April 29, 2019

Giving TWOsday doubles campaign donations through April 30

Published on Thursday, April 25, 2019

Service commemorates body donors' gifts to students, future patients

Published on Thursday, April 25, 2019