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  • University of Mississippi School of Medicine, (UMMC) is the health sciences campus of the University of Mississippi. The medical center opened in 1955, but its beginnings date to 1903 when a two-year medical school was established on the parent campus in Oxford. UMMC offers professional medical education for a Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree. Located in Jackson, the medical school offers MD/PhD dual degree programs. The four-year course leading to the degree of Doctor of Medicine is accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education. Specialties included Anesthesia, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Obstetrics, Orthopedics, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Radiology and Surgery. 
    Pre- and post-application counseling sessions may be requested by contacting the Admissions office at (601) 984-5010 or by emailing AdmitMD@umc.edu.

  • Founded in 2008, William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine (WCUCOM) is a private institution located in Hattiesburg, MS. WCUCOM’s curriculum and coursework are very similar to other osteopathic medical school programs except that it provides special emphasis in the following areas: osteopathic manipulative medicine, community and behavioral medicine, ambulatory care, and rural and community-based medical practice. WCUCOM holds full accreditation from the Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA) and is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (CC-SACS). For further information on admission, call (601) 318-6235 or email wcucom@wmcarey.edu

Find a Residency Program in Mississippi 

 ACGME accredited residency programs and contact information include: 

Baptist Memorial Hospital Golden Triangle Internal Medicine Residency Program

NRMP Accreditation Number: 1402700211
Location: Columbus, MS
Residency Length: 3 years
Program accepts 6 residents per year
Contact: Christina Dickey, Physician Services
Christina.Dickey@BMHCC.org 

EC-HealthNet Family Medicine Residency Program  
NRMP Accreditation Number: 1202700560
Location, Meridian, MS
Residency Length: 3 years
Program accepts 6 residents per year
Contact Information:  Angie Burks, Program Coordinator
echealthnet@gmail.com  

Forrest General Family Medicine Residency Program
NRMP Accreditation Number:  1202700559
Location: Hattiesburg, MS
Residency Length: 3 years
Program accepts 6 residents per year
Contact Information:   Laurie Barker, GME Program Manager
LBarker@forrestgeneral.com

Magnolia Regional Health Center Residency Programs:

Magnolia Regional Health Center Emergency Medicine Residency Program
NRMP Accreditation Number: 1102700075
Location: Corinth, MS
Residency Length: 3 years
Program will offer 6 positions. Program will accept first class of residents in July 2021.
Contact: Gina Lindsey, Designated Institutional Official
Glindsey@mrhc.org

Magnolia Regional Health Center Internal Medicine Residency Program
NRMP Accreditation Number:  1402700210
Location: Corinth, MS
Residency Length: 3 years
Program accepts 6 residents per year
Contact: Gina Lindsey, Designated Institutional Official
Glindsey@mrhc.org

Merit Health Wesley Medical Education and Residency Programs:

Merit Health Wesley Internal Medicine Residency Program
NRMP Accreditation Number: 1402700212
Location: Hattiesburg, MS
Residency Length: 3 years 
Program accepts 10 residents per year
Contact Information:  Kathy Greer, Internal Medicine Coordinator 
Kathy.Greer@MeritHealthWesley.com

Merit Health Wesley Emergency Medicine Residency Program
NRMP Accreditation Number: 1102700074
Location: Hattiesburg, MS
Residency Length: 4 years
Program accepts 6 residents per year
Contact Information:  Courtney Watts, Emergency Medicine Coordinator
Courtney.Watts@Merithealthwesley.com

Merit Health Wesley Transitional Year Program
NRMP Accreditation Number: 9992700001
Location: Hattiesburg, MS
Residency Length: One year
Program accepts 12 residents per year
Contact Information: Helon Lofton, GME Coordinator/Administrator
Helen.Lofton@Merithealthwesley.com  

Mississippi Delta Family Medicine Residency Program
NRMP Accreditation Number: 1202700561
Location: Greenville, MS
Residency Length: 3 years
Program accepts 8 residents per year
Contact Information: Lee Ann Bowlin, Program Coordinator
LBowlin@deltaregional.com  

North Mississippi Health Services Residency Programs:

North Mississippi Health Center Family Medicine Residency Program
NRMP Accreditation Number: 12027215588
Location: Tupelo, MS
Residency Length: 3 years
Program accepts 8 residents per year
Contact Information:  Heather Redwood, Administrator of Operations
Hredwood@nmhs.net

North Mississippi Health Center Internal Medicine Residency Program
NRMP Accreditation Number: 1402700213
Location: Tupelo, MS
Residency Length: Program will initially offer 12 positions in July 2021. The program plans to expand to 24 residents per class by 2025.
Contact Information: Heather Redwood, Program Administrator
Hredwood@nmhs.net  

University of Mississippi Medical Center GME-Accredited Residency Programs:

Primary Care Residencies

UMMC Department of Family Medicine Residency Program
NRMP Accreditation Number: 1202721181
Location: Jackson, MS
Residency Length: 3 years
Program accepts 10 residents per year
Contact: Michelle Brassfield, Senior Education Administrator
LMBrassfield2@umc.edu 

UMMC Department of Internal Medicine Residency Program
NRMP Accreditation Number: 1402721209
Location: Jackson, MS
Residency Length: 3 years
Program accepts 24 Categorical Medicine positions, 2 Primary Care positions, 2-4 Preliminary Medicine positions, and 5 Medicine-Pediatric positions 
Contact Information: Cheryl Moss, Senior Education Administrator  
CHMoss@umc.edu   

UMMC Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency Program
NRMP Accreditation Number: 2202711151
Location: Jackson, MS 
Residency Length: 4 years
Program accepts 6 residents per year
Contact Information:  Nicole Magee, Senior Education Administrator
NMagee@umc.edu

UMMC Department of Pediatrics Residency Program
NRMP Accreditation Number: 32027212122
Location: Jackson, MS
Residency Length: 3 years
Residency accepts 16 residents per year
Contact Information:  Melanie Thaw, Senior Education Administrator
MThaw@umc.edu