A Vision for Excellence
A research collaboration between Oxford and Jackson may be key to discovering new cancer-fighting drugs and expanding care for Mississippians.
Assessing What Changes Improve School Nutrition
Through interviews and site visits, a project is finding positive trends in Mississippi schools offering healthier choices.
Building on a Strong Foundation
The National Center for Natural Products Research - a one-of-a-kind research center that calls Mississippi home - is preparing to expand its footprint.
Fostering Healthy Habits
A multifaceted effort teaches young Mississippians the benefits of eating well, exercising and growing fruits and vegetables.
From Team's Motivation to Help Stutterers, A New Technology is Born
An innovative idea for treating stuttering is lauched thanks to an interdisciplinary collaboration.
Innovative Drug Therapy
The hot-melt extrusion technique holds promise as a better way to deliver certain drugs.
Jumpstarting Workplace Wellness
A UM-led program helps GE Aviation create a healthier work environment at its facilities.
Little Berry, Big Benefits
A health-promising compound originating in blueberries is available to the public thanks to joint efforts on the Oxford and Jackson campuses.
Patient Care at the Forefront
Leaders in the UM Department of Pharmacy Practice are equipping young pharmacists with the skills they need to take a more proactive role in patient care.
Pinpointing Pain for Better Treatment
A UM researcher is investigating the novel applications of sigma-targeting compounds.
The Center for Excellence in Botanicals performs research needed by the FDA to determine the safety of botanical dietary supplements.
RxSync: A Business Model to Benefit both Pharmacists and Their Patients
Developed at the UM Center for Pharmaceutical Marketing and Management, RxSync streamlines business practices and improves patient adherence.
From the laboratory bench to the marketplace, in the school cafeteria or the pharmacy, health researchers across the University of Mississippi’s campuses are seeking cures and treatments for the chronic diseases and health disparities that affect far too many Mississippians. Whether their research addresses the health concerns most prevalent in the state or those that pose a global challenge, these University of Mississippi researchers are helping Mississippi form a growing biomedical sector, minimizing the economic strain associated with poor health and helping people live healthier lives.