Burnout chatter kindles task force action

Burnout chatter kindles task force action

Just three months into his pediatric residency 12 years ago, Dr. Brad Ingram stood in a Medical Center parking lot around 11 at night yelling at a woman with a baby.“I had taken care of her three-month-old, who was discovered missing from the...

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Mobile clinic to serve Jackson neighborhood

May 10, 2017
Mississippi Public Broadcasting

Honoring those who donate their bodies to science

Apr 27, 2017
Mississippi Public Broadcasting

Rare surgery splits organ for two recipients

Apr 17, 2017
Mississippi Public Broadcasting
#UMMCGrad17: Milan overcomes odds through determination

#UMMCGrad17: Milan overcomes odds through determination

On April 2, 2017 around midnight, Diana Milan thought she was dead. As the seatbelt squeezed her internal organs and the airbag crashed into her face, she thought about her mother.She then thought about all the hard work that brought her to this...

At Batson Hospital’s 20th anniversary, Children’s of Mississippi reaching to future with construction

At Batson Hospital’s 20th anniversary, Children’s of Mississippi reaching to future with construction

Honoring the past while looking to the future, Batson Children's Hospital is marking its 20th anniversary this week while planning for future construction.The state's only children's hospital opened its doors 20 years ago with a dedication ceremony...

#UMMCGrad17: DeRussy takes M.D./Ph.D. path to pathology

#UMMCGrad17: DeRussy takes M.D./Ph.D. path to pathology

Bernadette DeRussy didn't go to medical school to become a doctor.“I went specifically to be a pathologist,” DeRussy said.The Diamondhead native comes from a lineage of pathologists: her grandfather and great-grandfather, their brothers and her...

EversCare seeks root causes of illness in children

EversCare seeks root causes of illness in children

Dr. Bettina Beech can't forget being told of a visit by a young girl to a University of Mississippi Medical Center physician. “They asked her, 'What did you have for dinner last night?' said Beech, professor and dean of the John D. Bower School of...


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Video: Greenville High, Batson teachers host graduation for hospitalized senior

Video: Greenville High, Batson teachers host graduation for hospitalized senior

When Greenville High administrators and hospital school teachers learned Batson Children’s Hospital patient Freddie Green wasn’t going to be home in time for graduation, they brought the ceremony to him. A busload of his classmates, along with school leaders, friends and family, traveled from Greenville to UMMC Monday to attend the commencement, complete with cap, gown and “Pomp and Circumstance.”

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Photos: Emergency med training for law enforcement

Photos: Emergency med training for law enforcement

Because Mississippi is a rural state with challenges to delivery of emergency medical care, coming up with innovative ways to educate and support all first-in-the-field responders is critical. UMMC’s Center for Emergency Services Public Safety...


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During her grade school days, Simone Moore pictured herself as an adult playing a kids’ game for a living. As an adult preparing for her pediatrics residency, she now sees herself playing with kids for a living.

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Random circumstances brought Dr. Mark Gray to the profession of radiologic sciences. When his sons Tyler and Zack followed in his footsteps to the UMMC School of Health Related Professions, Gray knew his family had found its niche.

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It’s no puzzle to figure out why Bernadette DeRussy decided to become a pathologist: it runs in her family. As the latest graduate of UMMC’s M.D./Ph.D. program, she’s prepared to study diseases as a clinician and a scientist.

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Mississippi & @LAWoodwardMD welcome 137 new MDs to join the team for #AHealthierMS. Congratulations, graduates!… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

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44 students received their Doctor of Dental Medicine today during #UMMCGrad17 We're all working together for… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

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RT @UMchancellor: Nearly 1,000 @UMMCNews degrees 2 be conferred this morning @ Miss. Coliseum — important part of our mission 2 creat… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

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250 scholars from @SHRPfocus are receiving their degrees today. #UMMCGrad17

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Mississippi's future nurses, 453 in all, just received their degrees. We are so proud of you!

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