Click here to subscribe to our RSS News Feed
Tuesday, July 6, 2021
Attracting more minorities and other underrepresented groups to careers in health care has long been a goal at the Medical Center. It is seen as one way to improve access to health care for patients who need it. To that end, organizers of two recent events, and one on the way, reached out to college, high school and middle school students to let them picture their potential futures as doctors, nurses and more. Read More
Monday, June 21, 2021
One of the most prestigious honors, awards and accolades a faculty member can receive at the University of Mississippi Medical Center carries the name of a UMMC legend. Last week, five recipients of this distinction were decorated with a tangible mark of their achievement: a medallion inscribed with Dr. Billy S. Guyton's name. Read More
From her first encounter with the scars of war in her native country of Vietnam, Phuong Le may have been destined to take care of patients who are often too young to care for themselves. She is now setting out for a career as a pediatrician, motivated and moved as an eyewitness to the suffering of children – and their courage.
Published on Monday, May 24, 2021
In the race to put more primary care physicians in places where they’re most needed in Mississippi, the course has become a bit smoother. With a multimillion-dollar grant, the School of Medicine is now able to, among other things, expose more students to patient care in rural clinics, an effort educators believe will persuade many to one day open their practices there.
Published on Monday, May 3, 2021
School of Medicine alumni are scattered across the state and throughout the country, representing numerous graduating classes and practicing a variety of specialties at an assortment of institutions. By March 2020, they, like their colleagues here at UMMC, were facing a common enemy, sharing similar emotions and hoping for the same thing: an end to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Published on Monday, April 19, 2021
Learning to work together to care for a homeless veteran was the goal of an interprofessional exercise involving medical, nursing and pharmacy students. During the simulation at the School of Nursing, students could listen to the lung function of a manikin named Pete Prince Jr., observe his vital signs and advocate for him as their patient. The annual exercise teaches students the importance of every care team member.
Published on Monday, March 29, 2021
Published on Monday, March 22, 2021
Published on Friday, March 19, 2021
Published on Monday, May 11, 2020
Published on Thursday, February 27, 2020
Published on Monday, January 6, 2020
Published on Thursday, November 21, 2019
Published on Monday, October 21, 2019
Published on Thursday, October 3, 2019
Published on Thursday, September 26, 2019
Published on Monday, September 16, 2019
Published on Thursday, August 29, 2019
Published on Monday, July 1, 2019
Published on Monday, June 10, 2019
Published on Friday, May 24, 2019
Published on Thursday, May 16, 2019
Published on Monday, April 8, 2019
Published on Thursday, April 4, 2019
Published on Monday, March 18, 2019
Published on Monday, March 11, 2019