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March
3/19/2014Jackson Prep Seniors to donate Pounding the Pavement race proceeds for cancer research at UMMC | (PDF)
WHAT: Jackson Preparatory School Class of 2014 to donate Pounding the Pavement for a Cure 5k run proceeds for research at the UMMC Cancer Institute
3/5/2014MIND Center at UMMC to open new clinic location with reception | (PDF)
WHAT: The Memory Impairment and Neurodegenerative Dementia (MIND) Center will officially open the MIND Center Clinic with a gauze cutting and...
3/4/2014USDA, ARC select UMMC for telemedicine grant to serve Mississippi's appalachian counties | (PDF)
WHAT: Representatives from the United States Department of Agriculture, the Appalachian Regional Commission and the University of Mississippi...
3/3/2014IHOP Pancake fundraiser to benefit Children's Hospital | (PDF)
WHAT: For the ninth consecutive year, IHOP restaurants® nationwide will offer each guest a free short stack of its famous buttermilk pancakes on...
February
2/25/2014Annual Radiothon Benefiting Children’s Hospital To Be Held THIS WEEK | (PDF)
WHAT: Radio stations from across central Mississippi are joining forces for the 13th annual Mississippi Miracles Radiothon. The event benefits...
2/21/2014Taste of the U to brings food, fun, fundraising to Jackson Medical Mall on Saturday | (PDF)
WHAT: Taste of the U, the Medical Center’s annual extravaganza of food, themes, music and costumes will fill the Jackson Medical Mall to raises...
2/6/2014For heart-health awareness, UMMC visitors, faculty, staff, students can post a Go Red selfie | (PDF)
WHAT: To raise awareness for heart health, media are welcome to shoot video of a "selfie" booth set up in the University Hospital upper lobby. At...
2/6/2014Volunteers to clean, assess teeth of nearly 1,200 Jackson children during Give Kids a Smile day at UMMC | (PDF)
WHAT: Nearly 1,200 Jackson children will receive dental cleanings and exams from volunteers including UMMC School of Dentistry faculty members and...
2/6/2014UMMC Grenada Grand Opening February 7 | (PDF)
WHAT: Grand opening of the University of Mississippi Medical Center Grenada

January
1/22/2014Governor Phil Bryant will visit UMMC to help launch the Diabetes Telehealth Network | (PDF)
WHAT: Gov. Phil Bryant will visit UMMC to help launch the Diabetes Telehealth Network. In addition to remarks by Dr. James Keeton, vice chancellor...
1/14/2014Health insurance marketplace information event | (PDF)
JACKSON, Miss. – Metro area residents looking for affordable health insurance coverage, or who are just seeing answers about the Affordable Care...
1/13/2014Former Gov. Winter to speak at MLK Day celebration at UMMC | (PDF)
WHAT: Former Mississippi Gov. William Winter to speak during UMMC celebration of diversity in memory of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.