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Thursday, September 19, 2019
Professional golfers, the PGA TOUR Wives Association, therapy dogs and the cheerleaders and mascot who cheer on the New Orleans Saints all swung by UMMC to brighten the week for children’s hospital patients and their families. The Sanderson Farms Championship tournament play begins today at the Country Club of Jackson, with the winner to be determined Sunday afternoon. Read More
A new paper from UMMC scientists at The MIND Center shows that small brain lesions may have an outsized influence on memory and language loss as people age. Once largely ignored by physicians, the presence of these small infarctions could be just as important as larger ones in predicting cognitive decline. Read More
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 about how they are improving training for their peers.
Published on Thursday, September 19, 2019
During the last 20 years, scores of students in the School of Medicine have paid for their medical education with scholarships from Mississippi’s Barksdale family. The Barksdales' generosity has enabled many of the state’s future physicians to focus less on money and more on medicine.
Published on Monday, September 16, 2019
There were no caps or gowns, but there were diplomas and smiles as the John D. Bower School of Population Health honored the first graduates of its Executive Masters in Population Health Management Program. The three alumni have already taken the lessons they learned and translated them into their clinical practice.
Published on Thursday, September 12, 2019
With the support of the Centers for Disease Control, the UMMC Department of Family Medicine is collecting data to determine how well it is meeting five of the CDC’s guidelines for opioid prescribing. Providers in the department are also using a new tool in Epic that reminds them to meet and check certain criteria.
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