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July
7/25/2016UMMC neurologists harvest low-intensity electric field to fight brain cancer
Tiny electrical fields that help your cells communicate are being harvested at the University of Mississippi Medical Center to fight a type of brain...

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7/22/2016UMMC to pay penalty related to laptop disappearance
JACKSON, Miss. - The University of Mississippi Medical Center has reached an agreement with the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) of the U.S. Department...
7/18/2016UMMC telemental and behavioral health programs among nation’s best
Mississippi's supportive policy landscape for telemedicine, including services for residents coping with mental illness, has earned the state an...

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7/18/2016DIS nurses get technical about health care
Most people are aware that the University of Mississippi Medical Center employs a lot of nurses - almost 2,000 - to provide patient care, but the...
7/11/2016Survey seeks employee feedback on workplace engagement, culture of safety
Kourtland Adams has been on both the receiving and giving ends of employee surveys at the University of Mississippi Medical Center.He took a...
7/11/2016"Queen of GME" reduces hours, but not commitment
One patient who profoundly influenced Dr. Shirley Schlessinger's life is someone whose name she didn't learn and whose fate she doesn't know, but...
7/8/2016UMMC among "Most Wired" health-care facilities
The University of Mississippi Medical Center has been named to the 2016 “Most Wired” list for health-care facilities by Hospitals & Health...
7/5/2016Summer program serves up food for thought
Mary Katherine Kearce sat on the floor with her young students for the afternoon.“If you're a tightrope walker, what do you have to have?” the...

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7/5/2016New addiction training collaboration benefits patients, psych residents
Over the past three years as a University of Mississippi Medical Center psychiatry resident, Dr. Chaz Richardson has seen a plethora of patients who...

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7/5/2016People of the U: Nate Hughes
As a wide receiver in the NFL, Nathaniel I. “Nate” Hughes II knew it would take years to master his craft and compete with the best.He also knew...
June
6/27/2016New pediatric clinic: Simple solution to coordinate complex cases
Parents juggling multiple medical appointments for a child seeing several subspecialists get hit with needs of other family members, job demands...

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6/27/2016FIXing genes: a first at UMMC
This spring, Ryan Hallock helped bulldoze 10 acres of land. He felt sore afterwards, the usual aches and pains that come from hard labor, but...

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