The Office of Communications and Marketing is the Medical Center’s institutional connection to audience groups within UMMC, across Mississippi and beyond. Through strategic communications and promotion initiatives, our office tells the Medical Center’s story through print and electronic publications, advertising, creative content and digital communications, including social media.
The office serves as the primary connection to the news media and facilitates all interactions with UMMC experts.
In addition, C&M provides a variety of services to the Medical Center community, including creative design services, marketing strategies, publicity for noteworthy activities, tours and event planning.
Our office can be reached by phone Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., at (601) 984-1100, or by email at email@example.com.
Our office is located on the first floor of the Holmes Learning Resources Center, across from the Office of the Vice Chancellor. The closest public parking lot to our office is in Lot D across from the Nelson Student Union, next to the School of Pharmacy. Walk through the School of Medicine, and we are right inside the LRC to the left.
Members of the professional news media who need assistance covering Medical Center activities or events or would like a UMMC expert to participate in a story should contact Ruth Cummins, assistant director for media relations, at (601) 984-1104 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
All members of the media who visit any UMMC location must be accompanied by an escort from the Office of Communications and Marketing.
Our office takes the privacy of our patients very serious and strictly follows federal HIPAA guidelines - external site.
Monday, June 20, 2022
UMMC’s participation in the National Institutes of Health-led All of Us Research Program will help the study create one of the largest databases of health information, allowing scientists to find ways to prevent, treat and cure diseases both common and rare. Read More
Bert “Bo” Sullivan rolled together his experiences as a flight nurse in the Mississippi Air National Guard and as a registered nurse in the Medical Center’s Adult Emergency Department and took them to AirCare, UMMC’s medical helicopter transport. That was more than a quarter-century ago. Sullivan has earned his second retirement, the first from the Guard, but leaves a rich legacy with AirCare and emergency services statewide. Read More
Study aims to improve health for All of Us
Published on Monday, June 20, 2022
New assignment for last ‘Flying Quartet’ member: retirement
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Rarely used procedure promising tool for patients with abdominal cancer
Published on Monday, June 13, 2022
Photos: Philanthropists celebrate historic achievement
Campaign for Children’s of Mississippi surpasses $100M goal with Gertrude C. Ford Foundation gift
Published on Tuesday, June 7, 2022
People of the U: Karla Dukes
Published on Monday, June 6, 2022
Healthy habits help preserve brain health, despite genetics
UMMC maintains a vibrant and active presence on social media include accounts representing UMMC-related schools, departments, programs and various groups across Mississippi.
If you have any questions or concerns about a UMMC-associated social media account, please contact email@example.com.
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