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University of Mississippi Medical Center


University of Mississippi Medical Center
Bone Marrow Transplant Program
2500 North State Street
Jackson, MS 39216-4505
Direct phone: (601) 815-5158

Total transplants by cell source

  • Marrow: 14
  • PBSC: 32
  • Cord Blood: 4
  • Autologous (PBSC or Marrow): 79
Performs adult; pediatric transplants


Our transplant program is the only FACT-accredited transplant center in the state. We offer a comprehensive program for all patients requiring stem cell transplant therapy including myeloablative and non-myeloablative transplants in standard and high-risk patients.

This center has been performing allogeneic transplants since 1992 and has been an NMDP transplant center since March 1998.

Attending physicians

Adult - Carolyn L. Bigelow, Tondre Buck, Stephanie Elkins, Vince Herrin, Carter Milner

Pediatric - Anderson Collier, Catherine Gordon, Betty Herrington, Suvunkar Majumdar, Gail Megason, Melissa Rhodes, Spencer Sullivan

Transplants performed

Marrow/PBSC, single cord, and double cord

Cord blood transplants performed on

Adult and pediatric