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Graduate Amy Ly-Ha is this year’s recipient of the School of Pharmacy Outstanding Student Award. She plans to become an ambulatory care pharmacist.

#UMMCGrad2022: Boosting patients’ health literacy goal of School of Pharmacy graduate

Monday, May 16, 2022

Helping patients live healthier lives is the goal of School of Pharmacy graduate Amy Ly-Ha. Her sights set on becoming an ambulatory care pharmacist, Ly-Ha is pursuing post-graduate training at UMMC. Read More

Officers Shaun Hiley, left, and Garry Lee, who spearheaded UMMC's behavioral response team, are being honored as Top Cops by the Mississippi Center for Police and Sheriffs.

Officers picked for pilot behavioral intervention program named Top Cops

Monday, May 16, 2022

Police officers Shaun Hiley and Garry Lee were so effective at deescalating potentially violent incidents with patients that they have been named Top Cops. Read More

Brown catches 2022 Regions TEACH Prize

The 2022 Nelson Order induction ceremony celebrated 20 of UMMC's best educators. The Regions TEACH Prize went to Dr. David Brown, professor of cell and molecular biology.

Published on Monday, May 16, 2022

For ‘heart babies,’ care from Children’s of Mississippi begins in the womb

After Rachel Sims’ maternal-fetal medicine specialist spotted a possible heart defect in her unborn baby, things moved fast for her and little Bishop. A multidisciplinary team from the Children’s of Mississippi Heart Center stepped in to begin caring for him, and the Medical Center’s maternal-fetal medicine team prepared Rachel for her third child’s birth. After two surgeries, Bishop is thriving.

Published on Monday, May 16, 2022

SON alums shine as change leaders, health care innovators

They’re both leaders in the nursing field that have made a significant impact, maybe too broad to measure. Dr. Jonathan Wilson and Dr. Alaina Herrington are being honored by the School of Nursing as its 2022 top alumni. It’s the first time the SON’s Alumni Board has named both an Alumna and an Alumnus of the Year, but the choice was clear: They’re both winners.

Published on Monday, May 16, 2022

UMMC employees - we appreciate you!

During Employee Appreciation Week and National Nurses' Week, faculty and staff were treated to fun activities ranging from a hot dog meal to therapy dogs to musical entertainment - and don't forget a food truck visit! It's been a rough two years, but we are #UMMCStronger. Thanks for all you do!

Published on Monday, May 16, 2022

Medical Center schools, faculty, staff shine

Published on Monday, May 9, 2022

Photos: World Hand Hygiene Day highlights importance of good hand habits

Published on Monday, May 9, 2022

UMMC nursing alumna to provide care in Ukraine

Published on Monday, May 9, 2022

#UMMCGrad2022: Former attorney leaves staff position to pursue love of science

Published on Monday, May 9, 2022

Innovative dental scan helps providers find root of problem

Published on Monday, May 9, 2022

Schoolhouse docs: Health policy fellows learn legislative process

Published on Monday, May 9, 2022

People of The U: Lauren Burch

Published on Monday, May 2, 2022

Service commemorates ‘nobility, courage’ of ‘first and most important patients’

Published on Monday, May 2, 2022

#UMMCGrad2022: Road to SOD paved with hard work

Published on Monday, May 2, 2022

Students, faculty, staff shine in research, leadership

Published on Monday, May 2, 2022

Last Lecture 2022: A lucky guy finds his ikigai

Published on Monday, May 2, 2022

Enjoy Employee Appreciation Week – you deserve it!

Published on Monday, May 2, 2022

Experts weigh in on U.S. baby formula shortage

Published on Monday, May 2, 2022

UMMC and UnitedHealthcare agree to new multi-year relationship

Published on Wednesday, April 27, 2022

#UMMCGrad2022: Double-doctor has heart for science, medicine, service

Published on Monday, April 25, 2022

Breathing new life into health care diversity: Choctaw students recruited at UMMC

Published on Monday, April 25, 2022

Photos: Universities team up to cheer on Children’s

Published on Monday, April 25, 2022

Junior League of Jackson gives $500,000 for cancer center renovation

Published on Tuesday, April 19, 2022

Q3 grants and awards top $22 million

Published on Monday, April 18, 2022