UMMC’s culture of caring, commitment clinches Best Place to Work win

UMMC’s culture of caring, commitment clinches Best Place to Work win

It's the thrill of research and teaching the next generation of physicians at the University of Mississippi Medical Center that gets Dr. Thomas Adair up and going each day. Keisha Forrest heads to her desk at the adult hospital admissions office...

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Batson doctor noted for compassionate care

Sep 26, 2015
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UMMC SURE offers many possibilities

Sep 16, 2015
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Suicide prevention: When as important as why

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Researchers put heads together, study brain changes in depression

Researchers put heads together, study brain changes in depression

Depression is more than just sadness. You may lose interest in favorite activities or lose motivation to complete routine tasks. You may also lose some brain cells, say University of Mississippi Medical Center neuroscientists.According to a study...

Vigilance, awareness key to campus safety

Vigilance, awareness key to campus safety

If you come into a building on the University of Mississippi Medical Center campus, prepare to smile for the camera.All points of entry are equipped with video cameras for real-time safety surveillance and to aid in forensic investigations....

Pictures of (mental) health framed in art therapy

Pictures of (mental) health framed in art therapy

Sometimes the only way to draw people out is to give them something to draw with.That idea is at the heart of Susan Anand's work here with people walled in by the pain of depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder and other issues of mental health.A...

Vitamin, virility drug could treat preeclampsia

Vitamin, virility drug could treat preeclampsia

Treating disease doesn't always mean creating new drugs. Sometimes the therapies are already in our pharmacies and medicine cabinets.Two labs in the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology recently provided evidence for two new preeclampsia...


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RebelTHON, ASB collecting donations for kids’ Band-Aids at Children’s Cancer Clinic

RebelTHON, ASB collecting donations for kids’ Band-Aids at Children’s Cancer Clinic

Kids being treated at Batson Children’s Hospital’s Children’s Cancer Clinic can pick their favorite character Band-Aids, from “Frozen” to Scooby-Doo, thanks to the Associated Student Body and RebelTHON, an annual dance marathon fundraiser. Part of the Miracle Network Dance Marathon, RebelTHON will be raising funds for Batson through the Children’s Miracle Network at Turner Center on the University of Mississippi campus at 6 p.m. Feb. 19. At UMMC, donations were collected in front of the Norman C. Nelson Student Union last week.

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Photos: A day for health at the ERC

Photos: A day for health at the ERC

For the second year in a row, UMMC was invited by the Institutions of Higher Learning to provide health screenings for those working at the Education and Research Center of Mississippi. Volunteers from the School of Nursing, School of Dentistry and...


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The new Office of Community Engagement and Service Learning at UMMC is focused on helping UMMC give back to our communities. The first campus-wide service program is a tutoring program from Innovations for Learning called TutorMate that allows busy professionals to help first graders improve their reading skills.

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