The University of Mississippi Medical Center is the state’s only academic medical center. Its education, research and health care missions share the objectives of improving the health of the state’s population and eliminating health disparities. Located in Jackson, UMMC encompasses seven health science schools, including medicine, nursing, health related professions, dentistry, pharmacy, graduate studies and population health. The Medical Center’s health care enterprise includes the state’s only Level I trauma center, only children’s hospital, only Level IV NICU and only organ and bone marrow transplant program. The Medical Center also is home to a Telehealth Center of Excellence, one of two in the nation.The UMMC Department of Radiology is a full-service medical imaging provider with more than 35 fellowship-trained radiologists, supported by 150 highly trained technologists and support employees. The department has recently experienced growth in the forms of a state-of-the-art $11 million interventional radiology suite which opened in September 2020 and a new pediatric radiology imaging center located in the Sanderson Tower, a $180 million Children’s of Mississippi expansion which... opened in November 2020. We are committed to the highest quality medical imaging and patient care, in addition to outstanding educational and research opportunities as we fulfill the mission and vision of the University of Mississippi Medical Center. We support the Diagnostic Radiology Residency, Integrated Interventional Radiology Residency, multiple fellows and dozens of medical students who rotate through the department each year.Jackson, Mississippi is the capital and largest city in Mississippi with a metropolitan population of approximately 600,000. Jackson and the surrounding areas have a low cost of living and easy commutes, with urban and rural living options. Outdoor activities abound with many easily accessible lakes, trails, and parks. There are also excellent public and private schools in the metropolitan area. Jackson is centrally located between Memphis, TN, New Orleans, LA, and Birmingham, AL.