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Dr. Alan Jones is the latest UMMC professor to be honored for his accomplishments as a faculty member of a Southeastern Conference university.

SEC Faculty Achievement Award recognizes Jones' accomplishments

Monday, April 27, 2020

Dr. Alan Jones recently became the fourth UMMC faculty member to receive a Southeastern Conference Faculty Achievement Award. As a recipient of the honor, the professor and chair of emergency medicine is the University of Mississippi’s nominee for SEC Professor of the Year. Read More

Dr. Barbara Alexander, center, 2019 School of Graduate Studies in the Health Sciences Distinguished Alumna, talks to Ph.D. students Olivia Travis and Corbin Shields during SGSHS Research Day.

Distinguished alumna recounts mentors' roles at SGSHS Research Day

Monday, November 4, 2019

As part of the School of Graduate Studies in the Health Sciences' annual Research Day last Thursday, trainees heard from 2019 Distinguished Alumna Dr. Barbara Alexander, UMMC professor of physiology and biophysics. During the event, graduate students and postdoctoral fellows also presented their research as part of poster and oral poster presentations. Read More

Research excellence awards mark faculty, staff achievements

Twenty-two faculty and staff were recognized for their success in gaining extramural funding and their contributions to the Medical Center’s research mission during the Office of Research's Excellence in Research Awards ceremony Friday, Oct. 25.

Published on Monday, October 28, 2019

Postdocs drive research, training at UMMC

UMMC has more than two dozen postdoctoral fellows focused on honing their skills inside and outside of the lab as they transition into independent scientists. In honor of National Postdoc Appreciation Week, meet a few of our postdocs and learn how they are improving training for their peers.

Published on Thursday, September 19, 2019

Physiologist claims UMMC's top educator honor

In the lab, classroom and community, Dr. Mike Ryan has dedicated his time to training young scientists. On Tuesday, UMMC presented the Regions TEACH Prize, the institution’s highest honor for educational excellence, to Ryan during a ceremony that recognized UMMC's 2019 Nelson Order inductees.

Published on Thursday, May 9, 2019

Heart-liver transplant one for UMMC history books

Davis Beasley’s heart was giving out, and that put so much strain on his liver that it, too, was failing. The UMMC patient’s only option was a heart-liver transplant, a rare procedure performed only 35 other times this year in the U.S. Two transplant teams – one heart and one liver – performed the life-saving procedure on Nov. 15.

Published on Monday, December 3, 2018

Annual awards ceremony recognizes research achievements

Published on Thursday, October 25, 2018

The Guytons: Offspring remember life with legendary parents

Published on Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Graduate School showcase aims to recruit future scientists

Published on Monday, September 24, 2018

Reckelhoff earns SEC Faculty Achievement Award

Published on Thursday, March 29, 2018

Genomics core an invaluable resource for Mississippi scientists

Published on Monday, February 5, 2018

Novel treatment could protect, rescue damaged kidneys

Published on Thursday, December 28, 2017

Awards recognize faculty achievements in research

Published on Sunday, November 12, 2017

GWIMS honors women faculty achievements with new awards

Published on Monday, June 26, 2017

Dr. Sasser goes to Washington

Published on Monday, March 13, 2017

UMMC makes the most of research money

Published on Thursday, January 5, 2017