University of Mississippi Medical Center

Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

University of Mississippi Medical Center News

News on University of Mississippi Medical Center continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

Saturday | Sunherald.com

MDOC: All inmates hurt in fight are back in prison

State Corrections Commissioner Christopher Epps says Saturday that the final three inmates were released this week from the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson.

Comment?

Related Topix: Prison

Fri Jul 18, 2014

WTOK-TV Meridian

Friends Remember the Late Henry Palmer

Palmer died Wednesday night in Jackson at University of Mississippi Medical Center.

Comment?

Related Topix: Lauderdale County, MS

Wed Jul 16, 2014

CBS News

AIDS deaths decline, but not HIV cases

The number of people living with HIV worldwide has remained virtually unchanged in the past two years and AIDS-related deaths are at their lowest since peaking almost a decade ago, according to a report from the United Nations AIDS agency released Wednesday.

Comment?

Related Topix: HIV/AIDS, Health, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

American Thinker

'Mississippi Baby' Demonstrates That Real Science Is Rarely Settled

Recently, a treatment for HIV that was believed to be one of the most promising breakthroughs ever in the fight against AIDS ran into harsh reality.

Comment?

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Mississippi Business Journal

UMMC, St. Dominic among 'most wired' health care facilities

Special to the MBJ JACKSON, Mississippi - " The University of Mississippi Medical Center and St. Dominic Hospital were recently named to the 2014 "Most Wired" list for health-care facilities by Hospitals & Health Networks Magazine.

Comment?

Related Topix: Jackson, MS

Sun Jul 13, 2014

The Daily Beast

Why Is An HIV Cure So Elusive?By Dr. Anand Veeravagu, MD, Tej Azad

Doctors revealed that a baby girl, thought to be cured, had the HIV virus after all.

Comment?

Related Topix: Medicine, Genetics

Sat Jul 12, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Child once thought "cured" of HIV tests positive

A young girl who made headlines around the world when she appeared to have been "cured" of HIV soon after birth has now tested positive for the AIDS virus.

Comment?

Related Topix: HIV/AIDS, Health, Infectious Diseases, Medicine

Fri Jul 11, 2014

SFGate

9 inmates hurt in fight at prison in Mississippi

A fight that injured nine inmates at a privately run prison in central Mississippi was related to an attempt to bring in banned items, state Corrections Commissioner Chris Epps said Friday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Mississippi

The Marion Star

Mississippi quads make home four times more fun

Kimberly and Craig Fugatea?'s identical quadruplets Kenleigh, from left, Kristen, Kayleigh and Kelsey, 5 months old, are home from the hospital and doing well.

Comment?

Related Topix: Jayess, MS

USA Today

Mississippi quads make home four times more fun

Mississippi quads make home four times more fun Craig and Kimberly Fugate adjust to the surprise of life with four identical babies.

Comment?

Local TV Station KTVZ

Virus returns to baby 'cured' of HIV

A Mississippi baby scientists thought was "functionally cured" of HIV now has detectable levels of the virus in her blood, her doctors say.

Comment?

Related Topix: HIV/AIDS, Health, Medicine

Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Baby thought to be cured of HIV shows infection signs

In this March 3, 2013 file image released by the University of Mississippi Medical Center shows Dr. Hannah Gay, a pediatric HIV specialist at the University of Mississippi.

Comment?

Related Topix: University of Mississippi, Pediatrics, Medicine, Long Beach, CA

NatureNews

HIV rebound dashes hope of 'Mississippi baby' cure

Deborah Persaud, a virologist at Johns Hopkins Children's Center in Baltimore, Maryland, is one of the researchers tracking the progress of the 'Mississippi baby'.

Comment?

Related Topix: HIV/AIDS, Health, Infectious Diseases, Bethesda, MD, Medicine

The Washington Post

Child thought cured of HIV tests positive for the virus

The Mississippi baby born with the AIDS virus who scientists believed may have been cured has tested positive for the virus 27 months after being taken off anti-retroviral therapy.

Comment?

Related Topix: Epidemic, Natural Disasters

Mississippi Business Journal

Gillespie named UMMCa s chief nursing executive officer

Terri Gillespie, a veteran nursing leader and Children's of Mississippi chief nursing and clinical services officer, has been named the University of Mississippi Medical Center's chief nursing executive officer and chief nursing officer of the adult hospitals.

Comment?

Related Topix: Medicine, Nursing, Mississippi, January, East Carolina University

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Mississippi Business Journal

GI Associates set to become major piece in Flowooda s emerging medical corridor

GI Associates and Endoscopy Center is consolidating its Jackson and Flowood offices into a 75,000 square-foot building in Flowood's Lakeland Marketplace North Thirty-three year-old GI Associates and Endoscopy Center is consolidating its Jackson and Flowood offices into a 75,000 square-foot building in Flowood's Lakeland Marketplace North.

Comment?

Related Topix: Flowood, MS, Jackson, MS, Vicksburg, MS, Madison, MS

Wed Jul 02, 2014

WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

HPV immunization given to preteens provides best cancer protection

JACKSON, Miss. Your preteen boy enters sixth grade this fall, and football not the cute girl in English class is his big focus.

Comment?

Related Topix: HPV, Health, Jackson, MS, Vaccinations, Infectious Diseases, Medicine

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Gilmer Mirror

Treviso Announces Medical Director and Management

LONGVIEW, TX, June 27, 2014-Treviso Transitional Care, a post-acute transitional health care center, today announced that Longview Orthopedic Surgeon Stephen Littlejohn will serve as its medical director.

Comment?

Related Topix: Longview, TX, Marshall, TX, Baylor University, Galveston, TX

Mississippi Business Journal

USM, hospitals form network to study West Nile virus

The mosquito-transmitted West Nile virus has been on the upswing nationwide over the past several years.

Comment?

Related Topix: University of Southern Mississippi, Jackson, MS

Commercial Dispatch

UMMC seeks legal opinion on relocating graves

The University of Mississippi Medical Center is seeking an attorney general's opinion on whether the state Department of Archives and History has authority over the medical center's ability to relocate unmarked graves on its Jackson property.

Comment?

Related Topix: Archaeology, Anthropology, Science, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••