CenterView: November 04, 2013
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Whittington with Shannon Dodd, physical therapist
It wasn’t just his leg; it was also his strength, his freedom, his fitness as a husband and as a man.
Sprouting from the fattest state in the U.S., the Mississippi Center for Obesity Research recently scored a half-million dollar gift and a major grant package that will help make the state’s most-obese label work to its advantage.
As a nursing student at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., in the late 1960s, Dr. Barbara Boss had an intuition that she would need to earn a master’s degree after finishing her B.S.N.
Dr. John Mitchell’s career started on a dare.
University of Mississippi Medical Center employees now have an opportunity to give back to the institution like never before, thanks to a new initiative from the Office of Development.
The Office of Development has established the University of Mississippi Medical Center’s first director of gift planning with the arrival of Natalie S. Hutto in August.
A 3-year-old Mississippi child born with HIV and treated with a combination of antiviral drugs unusually early continues to do well and remains free of active infection 18 months after all treatment ceased, according to an updated case report published Oct. 23 in the New England Journal of Medicine.