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Dr. Barbara Mauldin said being named 2020 Dental Alumna of the Year is a special honor because it came from her peers.

2020 Dental Alumna of the Year passionate about dentistry, community

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Dr. Barbara Mauldin has received many accolades for being an outstanding dentist, a valuable community member and even an accomplished ballroom dancer. But she says being named Dental Alumna of the Year is particularly special to her. Read More

AARP report: Heart health can lead to brain health

AARP report: Heart health can lead to brain health

Thursday, February 13, 2020

A new AARP report explains why taking care of your heart can also protect your brain. Dr. Tom Mosley, one of 11 experts who helped produce the guidelines, discusses the connection between cardiovascular disease and dementia and how The MIND Center’s research contributed to the AARP's report. Read More

Photos: 340 JPS students receive free dental care during Give Kids a Smile

Smiles abounded in the School of Dentistry last Friday as hundreds of children from the Jackson Public Schools received free dental treatment from dental and dental hygiene faculty, students and other volunteers.

Published on Monday, February 10, 2020

Keeton Chair represents professional pinnacle for pediatric urology chief

Dr. Mark Barraza, chief of the Division of Pediatric Urology, has counted Dr. James Keeton as a close friend and mentor for more than 45 years. Barraza now holds the James E. Keeton, M.D. Chair of Pediatric Urology, which was awarded to him during a ceremony last Thursday at the Fairview Inn in Jackson.

Published on Monday, February 10, 2020

Eye care providers can often spot the unexpected during routine exams

When she couldn't see the board at school, third-grader Grace Thaggard visited Dr. Kimberly Crowder, who determined inflammation in the child's eyes warranted a closer look. Thaggard was diagnosed with a condition that placed her at risk for autoimmune disorders. That is just one example of the types of diseases eye providers can detect during routine visits.

Published on Thursday, February 6, 2020

SOD faculty, students' weeklong mission: Offer free care to more than 1,000

The School of Dentistry’s fourth annual Dental Mission Week event will culminate tomorrow when about 400 Jackson Public Schools students will receive free dental care during Give Kids a Smile Day.

Published on Thursday, February 6, 2020

Mississippi museum brings the arts to adult cancer patients at UMMC

Published on Thursday, February 6, 2020

People of the U: Caroline Compretta

Published on Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Nursing alum receives national award for diabetic peds work

Published on Friday, January 31, 2020

People of the U: Jim Miller

Published on Friday, January 31, 2020

UMMC salutes Barksdales for diversity, inclusion contributions

Published on Friday, January 31, 2020

New UMMC Grenada, Holmes County CEO focuses on quality health care

Published on Thursday, January 30, 2020

After 42 years, Imogene Clark still loyal dental school patient

Published on Thursday, January 30, 2020

At 5, Tupelo pediatric specialty clinic shows steady growth

Published on Thursday, January 30, 2020

Managing your weight: UMMC program offers individualized approach

Published on Monday, January 27, 2020

Biobank builds up new leadership, research efforts

Published on Monday, January 27, 2020

Patient’s mysterious neurological disease no match for UMMC specialist

Published on Thursday, January 23, 2020

People of the U: Jenny Herron

Published on Wednesday, January 22, 2020

AirCare embarks on collaborative program with new aviation partner

Published on Tuesday, January 21, 2020

People of the U: Shauna-Kay Spencer

Published on Friday, January 17, 2020

State’s 2020 CMNH Champion keeps the beat with a mended heart

Published on Thursday, January 16, 2020

New Ph.D. in research program resonates with radiologists

Published on Monday, January 13, 2020

If obstructive sleep apnea makes rest elusive, a new device can help

Published on Thursday, January 9, 2020

Taking care of yourself? That can be messy for millennials

Published on Thursday, January 9, 2020

Sanderson Farms Championship host breaks record with $1.3M gift to help Children’s Hospital

Published on Thursday, January 9, 2020