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Endowed Chair for Dr. Keeton Announced

Amidst good humor and heartfelt admiration, two long-time friends were recognized on May 7th at the home of Sara and Bill Ray for their dedication to keeping Mississippi’s children healthy. At the celebration, Dr. Edwin P. Harmon, front row right, chief of pediatric urology, was named the first James E. … More

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BankPlus Presents Enchanted Evening

BankPlus Presents Enchanted Evening is the signature fundraising event for Friends of Children’s Hospital.  The committee puts together a wonderful evening featuring a Select Silent Auction, delicious food and great live entertainment.  Guests are encouraged to wear white attire to the event held every August.

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Friends of Children’s Hospital is a nonprofit organization created to benefit Batson Children's Hospital at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. It was created by a group of dedicated members from around the state whose purpose is to support and promote the Batson Hospital for Children, Mississippi’s ONLY hospital designed and equipped specifically for the care and treatment of sick and injured children… More

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