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Taste of the U puts food & fun front-and-center at Med Mall Saturday

  Food, drinks and costumes from far-flung volcanic islands to nearby Louisiana swamps will transform the Jackson Medical Mall into a massive multi-theme party and fundraiser on Saturday, Feb. 23, during the University of Mississippi Medical Center’s annual Taste of the U. At Taste of the U, now in its 23rd year, departments and divisions from across the Medical Center ...

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Bryant’s support, $10M grant give new life to medical school plans

Last spring turned bleak for supporters of an effort to get a new main education building built for the University of Mississippi Medical School in Jackson. No bond issue would be coming from the Legislature to back the 151,000 square-foot construction project which the year before had received $4.5 million from legislators for preliminary planning and engineering work. More recently, ...

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AMA recognizes Shirley

The American Medical Association Foundation has honored the work of Dr. Aaron Shirley, founder of the Jackson Medical Mall and chairman of the board of directors for the Jackson Medical Mall Foundation. Presented in association with Pfizer Inc., the AMA Foundation’s Excellence in Medicine Awards recognize physicians who are committed to community service and improving access to health care on ...

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Medical collaboration to benefit underserved Mississippians

UMMC and Jackson Medical Mall Unite on Revolutionary Program to Increase Primary Care Access, Alleviate ER Burden Just in time for the new fiscal year, the University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC) and Jackson-Hinds Comprehensive Health Center (JHCHC) will embark on an innovative collaboration to provide better access to primary care medical services to medically underserved Mississippians. Effective July 1, ...

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Banking on the Medical Mall district

Liberty Bank chooses blighted are to make biggest impact   Once thought by many lost to the scourges of crime and poverty, the Jackson Medical Mall district is seeing signs of a transformation. One of the major players in the area’s resurgence is Liberty Bank and Trust Company, the state’s only African American-owned bank and the third-largest minority financial institution ...

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