MSM's Dr. Elizabeth Ofili to Receive 2017 NMQF Lifetime
Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) Professor of Medicine, Senior Associate Dean for Clinical and Translational Research and Clinical Research Center Director Elizabeth Ofili, MD, MPH, FACC, will be receiving the 2017 National Minority Quality Forum (NMQF) Lifetime Achievement Award at its Annual Leadership Awards Dinner on April 24-25 in Washington, DC.
The NMQF Lifetime Achievement Award honors individuals whose life work has had a significant impact on eliminating health inequities.
About Morehouse School of Medicine
Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM), located in Atlanta, Georgia, was founded in 1975 as a two-year Medical Education Program at Morehouse College with clinical training affiliations with several established medical schools for awarding the M.D. degree. In 1981, MSM became an independently chartered institution and the first medical school established at a Historically Black College and University in the 20th century. MSM is among the nation's leading educators of primary care physicians and was recently recognized as the top institution among U.S. medical schools for our social mission. Our faculty and alumni are noted in their fields for excellence in teaching, research, and public policy, and are known in the community for exceptional, culturally appropriate patient care.
Morehouse School of Medicine is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award doctorate and master degrees.