The Department of Anesthesiology is dedicated to educating the future anesthesiologists and health care providers in the state of Mississippi and across the nation. The department's ACGME-accredited training programs for physicians are designed to create qualified and highly competent expert consultants in anesthesiology and pain medicine.
The University of Mississippi Medical Center is the only academic health sciences center in Mississippi and it offers an unparalleled experience in the care of patients of all ages with the complete spectrum of surgical and medical conditions. In the Department of Anesthesiology, fellows, residents and students are part of an educational environment that is designed to develop academic curiosity, foster excellence in clinical and teaching skills, and promote clinical and basic science research. Throughout training, trainees and students actively participate in a well-rounded core curriculum with an excellent balance of didactics and hands-on experience.