CenterView: March 29, 2010
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As the University of Mississippi's 16th chancellor, Dr. Dan Jones follows a rank of educators, lawyers, ministers and military leaders to become the first physician to lead the university.
Caring for the medically underserved is part of the fabric of the University of Mississippi Medical Center and that commitment continues to grow through the work of dedicated faculty and students.
Pick any day and, guaranteed, members of the University of Mississippi Medical Center's 2,400-person student body will be working on a volunteer project or engaged in community service.
Ask any School of Pharmacy faculty member and they'll say being a pharmacist is about more than dispensing medications. A pharmacist, they'll say, is first and foremost a health-care provider.
Whether introducing junior high students to the wonders of discovery or providing scientifically inclined high school students an opportunity to work alongside veteran researchers, the University of Mississippi Medical Center continues to reach out to the state's most impressionable learners.