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June
6/20/2016The renal cost of tobacco
The list of smoking-associated conditions continues to grow, according to UMMC researchers.The study, published in the Journal of the American Heart...
6/20/2016Pre-Mat should issue spoiler alert for new dental, medical students
If getting through medical school or dental school is like a mystery that must be solved, then Kandice Bailey and Brian McDonnieal have already...
6/20/2016Don’t fall prey to slips and trips
Darlene Bryant did everything right - and she still fell down.It had been raining the day she took the shuttle bus to campus. “I had my umbrella,...
6/16/2016The Gift of a Generous Heart: Clinton native’s estate benefits Children’s Hospital
It would be hard to estimate the number of people touched by Miss Mary Ernestine Pittman of Clinton in her 80 years of life.You could begin with...
6/13/2016Tan not worth melanoma, survivor says
About a year ago, Emily Tandy of Flowood discovered years of tanning delivered a life-threatening reminder: melanoma.Today, she tells anyone who...
6/13/2016‘Mississippi Baby’ case offers clues in battle against HIV
Blood was drawn on what was thought to be a routine visit to UMMC.A child, 23 months old and born to an HIV-infected mother, was being checked for...

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6/13/2016American Heart Association infant CPR kits a gift of life
James Polson keeps the letter tucked away as a treasured memento.The Children's Heart Center administrator, a nurse practitioner, had taught infant...
6/6/2016New neonatal suite, simulation area give babies best possible start
About 2,500 babies are born at UMMC each year, but approximately one-third of them will need intervention at birth due to low birth weight,...

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6/6/2016Make no mistake, error prevention deadline approaches
The Medical Center's 10,000-plus employees are in the final stretch of error prevention training, with a December 2016 finish in sight.The 2.5-hour...
6/6/2016Commencement marks end of era for cytotechnology program
Ninety percent of cytotechnologists employed in Mississippi, and all of those employed at the Medical Center, received their training at the School...
May
5/27/2016UMMC confers record number of degrees four years running | (PDF)
The University of Mississippi Medical Center for the fourth year is breaking its record for degrees conferred to health-care and science...
5/26/2016#UMMCGrad16: Third time’s the charm for SOD graduate
When Brannon Myrick's first child was born, he felt that something was not exactly “typical.” Although the delivery was uneventful, the doctors and...

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