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    Morehouse School of Medicine Celebrates Black History Month

    The program's theme is "A Celebration of Living History," and Kojo Nnamdi, a broadcast journalist and host of two popular public affairs radio programs in Washington, DC, "The Kojo Nnamdi Show," and "Evening Exchange," will be the guest speaker.

    WHAT: Morehouse School of Medicine presents its annual Black History Month program.

    WHEN: February 24, 2010 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

    WHERE: Louis W. Sullivan National Center for Primary Care Auditorium, Morehouse School of Medicine, 720 Westview Drive, SW, Atlanta, GA 30310

    DETAILS: The program's theme is "A Celebration of Living History," and Kojo Nnamdi, a broadcast journalist and host of two popular public affairs radio programs in Washington, DC, "The Kojo Nnamdi Show," and "Evening Exchange," will be the guest speaker. Nnamdi was cited for an "Excellence in Broadcasting" award by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) in 1993. He was honored by the "Washingtonian Magazine" in January 2006 by being named "Washingtonian of the Year" and the magazine also named him as one of the "One-Hundred Fifty Influential People," in the D.C. metropolitan area.

    The program will feature a variety of enlightening and entertaining performances by MSM students including music, dance and a multimedia presentation. A reception will immediately follow the program in the E. Ginger Sullivan Atrium.


    Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM), located in Atlanta, Georgia, was founded in 1975 as the Medical Education Program at Morehouse College. In 1981 Morehouse School of Medicine became an independently chartered institution and the first minority 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. 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. For more information about Morehouse School of Medicine, visit us online at www.msm.edu.