Adolescent Medicine

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Division of Adolescent Medicine

Helping youths and their families face the challenges and opportunities of the teen years in healthy ways is the focus of Adolescent Medicine at UMMC. With the goal of teaching teens how to understand their own needs, care for themselves and prepare for a successful and happy adulthood,

Adolescent Medicine is part of the educational and research mission of the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Mississippi School of Medicine. By recognizing the importance of the transition from pediatric to adult care, Adolescent Medicine provides a path to continuity of care and smooth transitions.