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February
2/27/2017New heart surgery leader put gloves on right after Batson arrival
Dr. Brian Kogon was eager to begin his new job as the chief of pediatric cardiothoracic surgery for Children's of Mississippi. His first day of work...
2/27/2017Dental Hygiene move promotes interprofessional education
Try to imagine a dentist's office without a dental hygienist. It's difficult. A dentist and a dental hygienist go together like peanut butter and...
2/24/2017It's 'all hands on deck' at the UM School of Dentistry for Give Kids A Smile
“What do you think a dentist uses to record the shape of your teeth in case they need to be replaced?”Dr. Jason Griggs, associate dean for research...

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2/23/2017End to cancer treatment rings true for Yazoo City native
The rigors of chemotherapy and radiation for her breast cancer all but rang Lorraine Hinton's bells over the past year.Today, she returned the...
2/23/2017Students sink teeth into dental research
Sixteen students presented their research at the 2017 School of Dentistry research day February 21 in the Norman C. Nelson Student Union at the...
2/20/2017Facebook group debuts just for People of the U
If you're one of the roughly 10,000 Mississippians that list the University of Mississippi Medical Center as your employer, next time you're on...
2/20/2017Value Analysis promotes culture of savings, efficiency
Why should caregivers in pediatrics use adult-sized wipes on tots and babies when baby wipes are all that's needed?Why eat a non-reimbursable $272...
2/20/2017Does an 'app' a day keep the medical textbook away? Not yet
Before the dawn of smartphones - around the Year 5 B.iP. (before iPhone), or the mid-1990s - Dr. Sajani Tipnis “barely had a cell phone,” she...
2/16/2017Increased testing, awareness make ground in HIV infection battle
Good news for Mississippi in the battle against HIV: The proportion of residents unaware they are HIV infected has decreased from 21.6 percent to...

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2/16/20172003 SOD graduate named Dental Alumnus of the Year
As part of the 35th Annual Dental Alumni and Friends held Friday, February 10 at The Fairview Inn in Jackson, Dr. Fanasy Deming-Jefcoat was honored...
2/16/2017Researcher’s goal: Find the best chemo for each patient
A cancer researcher's most recent discovery ultimately may enable doctors to identify the drug or drug combination that works best against...

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2/13/2017Mentors aid in career advancement, networking opportunities
When she completed residencies at the Cleveland Clinic and Chicago's Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center, Dr. Vani Vijayakumar didn't have a...