College of Liberal Arts

University of Mississippi

2013 Faculty Grants—Social Science Research Lab

Winburn, J., primary investigator

Economic Impact Analysis — University of Mississippi Medical Center

Sponsor: University of Mississippi Medical Center
Award Amount: $14,485.00

This grant examines the economic impact of telemedicine at the University of Mississippi Medical Center on the state of Mississippi’s economy. We examine the scope and potential role of telemedicine at the Medical Center and use economic impact models to project the expansions benefit to the state economy.