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Harman Kaur, left, a third-year medical student, demonstrates the application of a standard tourniquet with assistance from Judy Gregory, Department of Surgery manager of business operations.

When seconds count, 'Stop the Bleed' can save a life

Thursday, April 18, 2019

When someone suffers a deep wound, he or she could die from blood loss in less than five minutes. But a bystander to a disaster or accident can step in and save the bleeding victim's life. A group of UMMC medical students is educating the public on using standard or makeshift tourniquets as part of the national 'Stop the Bleed' initiative. Read More

Kilando Chambers, background, and Maggie Jefferis, seniors at Murrah High School and Base Pair participants, work in Dr. Stephen Stray's lab at UMMC.

Base Pair earns community engagement kudos from Ole Miss

Monday, April 15, 2019

UMMC and Murrah High School’s Base Pair program has been sparking scientific interest in students for 27 years. Last week, the University of Mississippi recognized the research mentorship program as one of its best partnerships by honoring Base Pair with an Excellence in Community Engagement Award. Read More

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