Aug. 12, 2019

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UMMC staff receive service recognition

Medical Center leadership is proud to acknowledge those employees who will celebrate service anniversaries during the week of Aug. 12-18.


25 Years

Karl Owens, respiratory therapist, University Hospital (Respiratory Therapy)

20 Years

Leigh Wallace, student union manager, Office of the Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

15 Years

Mary Lindsey, unit secretary, CCH (Surgical Intensive Care Unit)

Julie Paul, education administrator, School of Medicine (Office of Mississippi Physicians Workforce)

Cory Spooner, materials handler, Materials Management

Dr. Risa M. Webb, professor of medicine, School of Medicine (Infectious Diseases)

10 Years

Dr. Alexander P. Auchus, professor of neurology, School of Medicine

Bert Douglas, associate end user compliance specialist, Information Systems

Karla Gillard, inpatient nurse, University Hospital (Nursing-Medical Surgical 4 Women and Infants’ Hospital)

Melissa Gischel, lab services lead technician, HLA Clinical Lab

Dr. Juebin Huang, associate professor of neurology, School of Medicine

Judy Moore, inpatient nurse, Children’s Hospital (2C Pediatric Unit)

5 Years

Taylor Boyd, ambulatory nurse, School of Medicine (Pediatric Allergy)

Barbara Brent, instructor in dental hygiene. School of Dentistry

Dr. Daniel Castillo, associate professor of anesthesiology, School of Medicine

Shelia Cooper, billing specialist, University Physicians (Central Billing Office)

Lea Ann Coxwell, nurse practitioner, University Physicians (Corporate Services)

Igniasha Ellis, call center representative, University Physicians (Access Guides)

Iliane Miranda Fonseca, medical technologist, Bacteriology Clinical Lab

Laura Greer, cardiovascular/interventional technologist, Interventional Radiology Services

LaTashia McGowan, physician scheduler, University Physicians (Ob-Gyn Support Services)

Terri Morgan, administrative assistant, University Physicians (Telehealth Services Administration)

Leslye Bastos Ortega, project manager, School of Medicine (Family Medicine-Minority Health)

Angela Powell, quality improvement specialist, Grenada Medical Center (Performance Improvement)

Dr. Rola Abi Saleh, house officer, School of Medicine (Geriatrics)

Dr. Dustin E. Sarver, assistant professor of pediatrics, School of Medicine (Child Development)