The Cancer Center and Research Institute unites physicians, nurses and researchers from the University of Mississippi Medical Center and the University of Mississippi in the quest to stop cancer through:
Adult and pediatric physicians see more than 2,000 new patients annually and follow more than 5,800 survivors. Cancer teams see many people with rare or complex care needs.
Monday, July 25, 2022
When breast or cervical cancer silently lurks in a woman’s body, early detection is paramount. UMMC’s Cancer Center and Research Institute is partnering with several other organizations to offer free screening for women who qualify August 20 at the Jackson Medical Mall. Read More
Monday, July 11, 2022
For one month, five medical students selected for their interest, background and abilities explored cancer care at the Medical Center, in a pursuit that, for them, was every bit as personal as it was professional. Read More
Hanberry family ‘Giving Grace’ by matching gifts to Children’s Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders
Published on Monday, August 8, 2022
Cervical or breast cancer? See, Test and Treat!
Published on Monday, July 25, 2022
Internship “opens eyes” of students to the disease that racked their families
Published on Monday, July 11, 2022
Rarely used procedure promising tool for patients with abdominal cancer
Published on Monday, June 13, 2022
UMMC nurses, orthopaedic surgery resident reap honors
Published on Monday, May 23, 2022
Medical Center schools, faculty, staff shine
Published on Monday, May 9, 2022
People of The U: Lauren Burch
Published on Monday, May 2, 2022
Interdisciplinary teams meet regularly to review each new patient’s case and recommend the best treatment for each individual. Doctors here see many unusual and complex cases.
The Cancer Center and Research Institute offers the state’s only residency and fellowship programs for professionals seeking a career in cancer care.
Researchers and physicians at UMMC and at the University of Mississippi are working together to seek new and better ways to prevent, detect and treat cancer.