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For UMMC’s former registrar Barbara Westerfield, left, and current registrar Emily Cole, it seems there’s no end to the diplomas being readied for handout during Commencement season at UMMC – and that’s a good thing!

Registrar redux: Westerfield reminiscently passes gavel

Monday, July 8, 2019

Barbara Westerfield's tenure as UMMC's registrar spanned sun splashed Commencement Sundays outside the City Auditorium to Friday morning graduation ceremonies inside the cavernous Mississippi Coliseum. She now hands the baton to her longtime understudy, Emily Cole, whose work ethic and affinity for 21st century technological tools promises a bright future. Read More

New residents Dr. Patrick Wood and Dr. Kelsey Bounds attend orientation at UMMC.

Residents, welcome to your new life – beginning today

Monday, July 1, 2019

Today marks a change in the path of medical education for UMMC's almost 200 new residents and fellows. It’s a milestone in their presence at clinic visits, surgeries and other medical procedures; except this time around, they are more responsible for patients than in their previous learning phases. After a welcome party and hopefully a little sleep, they’re ready to begin. Read More

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In CONSULT, readers will have the opportunity to learn more about the cutting-edge clinical advances, innovative educational programs and groundbreaking research occurring at UMMC. Plus, CONSULT will regularly showcase our experts' best advice for living a healthy and mindful life. Read More