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Kane Ditto, at podium, oversees the unveilings of the portraits -- Dr. Arthur Guyton's, left, by Dr. Jean Gispen and Dr. John Hall, and, right, Dr. James Hardy's by Dr. Chris Anderson and Dr. Bettie Winn Hardy Story.

Two frames of mind: Guyton, Hardy portraits dedicated in Hall of Fame

Thursday, December 13, 2018

No one has brought more renown to the Medical Center than the two contemporaries who were honored this week at the Old Capitol Museum in Jackson. One was a pioneer in organ transplantation; the other, a physiologist whose findings on the way the human body works were revolutionary. Read More

Dr. Ian Hoppe examines Anna Claire Carlisle after surgery while her mother, Ariel Davidson, looks on.

Surgery offers new outlook for children facing head, face deformities

Monday, December 10, 2018

Correcting cleft lips and palates are among the surgical options Dr. Ian Hoppe’s pediatric practice offers at Batson Children’s Hospital. The addition of pediatric craniofacial plastic surgery means children needing these procedures can get care in Mississippi rather than having to travel out of state. Read More

Poise in the wilderness: Students scout out rescue, life-saving skills

During a recent weekend, a group of medical students took a break from their studies – more or less – to set out in kayaks and a canoe on a scenic stretch of the Pearl River. There was a bit of business mixed in with their pleasure: mini-courses in life support maneuvers – handy, not only for future doctors, but also for hikers, hunters, backpackers and anyone else who’s tested by Mother Nature.

Published on Monday, December 10, 2018

Photos: Test-laden med students lighten mood with Hawaiian shirt contest

Facing a stress-inducing array of exams this week, the School of Medicine Class of 2022 let off some steam in the medical education building during Tuesday’s annual Hawaiian shirt contest, put on by the Department of Biochemistry.

Published on Thursday, November 29, 2018

#WomenWhoCurie highlights female radiation oncologists

UMMC resident Dr. Ashley Albert has helped create a national group focused on increasing female involvement in radiation oncology and has helped organize a social media campaign to help spread the group's message.

Published on Monday, November 19, 2018

Anatomy of a survey: As ‘Grey’s’ turns 15, medicos dissect TV shows

Rumor has it that, after its next season, the long-running TV medical series “Grey’s Anatomy” might have dispensed its last I.V. and post-trauma martini. A survey of medical students and residents reveals whether their favorite medical-themed shows were relevant, entertaining or just plain wrong.

Published on Monday, November 12, 2018

Microbiology meeting embraces more disciplines, young scientists

Published on Thursday, November 8, 2018

Annual awards ceremony recognizes research achievements

Published on Thursday, October 25, 2018

Addiction psychiatrist expanding treatment for opioid use disorder

Published on Thursday, October 11, 2018

People of the U: JoJo Dodd and Joe Pongetti

Published on Thursday, September 20, 2018

ICU tower shifts to team-building, quality, safety culture

Published on Thursday, September 20, 2018

A class apart: Medical school breaks admissions record

Published on Monday, September 17, 2018

STEMI receiving center ensures swift care for heart attack patients

Published on Monday, September 17, 2018

When is an antibiotic the right medicine? New team giving advice

Published on Thursday, September 13, 2018

Family medicine difference makers' lives bridge barriers of distance, time

Published on Monday, September 10, 2018

As good as it gets: Hall of Fame Alumni Award immortalizes storied careers

Published on Monday, August 27, 2018

Procedure eases complications related to fluid around lungs

Published on Thursday, August 23, 2018

Sim Center drills residents, others, on values of communication

Published on Monday, August 6, 2018

People of the U: William Salaun

Published on Monday, July 9, 2018

Video: UMMC's 2018 Commencement confers 930 degrees

Published on Thursday, May 31, 2018

#UMMCGrad18: For future ophthalmologist, the big picture is clear

Published on Thursday, May 17, 2018

A touch of class: Far-reaching conference instructs the instructors

Published on Monday, April 23, 2018

Medicine chair urges DOM researchers to support clinical trials

Published on Thursday, April 12, 2018

Bryant helps realize dream of building that now bears his name

Published on Thursday, March 22, 2018

Medicine gains ‘Grade A mentor, human being’ as new department chair

Published on Thursday, March 22, 2018