Ole Miss Chancellor Dan Jones will address the Stennis-Capitol Press Luncheon on Monday, November 2. The event is open to the public, however seating is limited and pre-registration is required. To register or get more information go to www.stenniscapitolpress.wordpress.com.
Daniel W. Jones, M.D. is the 16th Chancellor of the University of Mississippi. As Chief Executive Officer he is responsible for the operation and management of a four-campus comprehensive university. The University includes nine schools at Oxford, five at the Medical Center in Jackson, an Advanced Education Center in Tupelo and the Desoto County Center in Southaven. Through these four campuses, the University provides extraordinary educational opportunities for more than 17,000 students. Prior to his appointment July 1, 2009, Dr. Jones was Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs, Dean of the School of Medicine and Herbert G. Langford Professor of Medicine at the University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC) in Jackson. He served as the institution’s chief executive officer for six years overseeing the five schools and the health system.