Morehouse School of Medicine News Center
Georgia's 5th District U.S. Congress Representative John Lewis Will Deliver the 33rd Morehouse School Of Medicine Commencement Address
MAY 3, 2017 - Civil rights icon and Georgia's 5th district U.S. Congressman John Lewis will deliver the 33rd commencement address for Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) at 9:00 a.m. on May 20, 2017, at the Martin Luther King Jr. International Chapel on the campus of Morehouse College.
Morehouse School of Medicine Plans to Raise $100,000 As Tom Joyner Foundation School of the Month
APRIL 26, 2017 - Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) has been chosen as the Tom Joyner Foundation (TJF) School of the Month for May 2017. As the school of the month, the TJF will promote raising funds for the institution and highlight its programs that are educating the next generation of health and science leaders.
Morehouse School of Medicine Celebrates the Contributions of Hank Aaron and Raises More Than $800,000 to Advance Health Equity
APRIL 13, 2017 - Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) celebrates the generous contributions of Henry "Hank" Aaron -- as the Louis C. Vanguard recipient -- to the Atlanta health community and allows donors to "experience" how the school is leading the creation and advancement of health equity during the 10th annual Hugh M. Gloster Society Celebration on Thursday, April 13.
MSM's Dr. Elizabeth Ofili to Receive 2017 NMQF Lifetime Achievement Award
APRIL 11, 2017 - Morehouse School of Medicine Professor of Medicine Dr. Elizabeth Ofili will receive the 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award at the National Minority Quality Forum's Annual Leadership Awards Dinner on April 24-25 in Washington, DC.
Morehouse School of Medicine President and Dean Dr. Valerie Montgomery Rice Inducted Into Horatio Alger Association
APRIL 4, 2017 - Morehouse School of Medicine President and Dean Dr. Valerie Montgomery Rice was inducted into the Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc.'s New Member Class of 2017 at the 70th Annual Horatio Alger Awards in Washington, D.C., which took place March 30 - April 1, 2017.
Morehouse School of Medicine Students Match at 100 Percent
MARCH 17, 2017 - On March 17, 2017, 100 percent of Morehouse School of Medicine's (MSM) 57 fourth year students matched to fill the nation's leading residency programs, with 81 percent focusing in primary care and core specialty disciplines.
Grady's Georgia Cancer Center for Excellence Receives $2M to Advance Patient-Centered Care
MARCH 3, 2017 - Grady's Georgia Cancer Center for Excellence receives $2M grant for new Alliance to Advance Patient-Centered Cancer Care. The Alliance's principal investigators are Morehouse School of Medicine's Dr. Roland Matthews and Emory's Dr. Sheryl Gabram.
MSM's Dr. Herman Taylor Speaks with Fox 5 About New Study on African American Resiliency
FEBRUARY 23, 2017 - Fox 5 Atlanta interviews Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM)'s Dr. Herman Taylor about his new study on African American health resilience.
MSM's Daniel Dawes Receives Families USA's 2017 Health Equity Advocate of the Year Award
FEBRUARY 21, 2017 - On February 17, 2017, Daniel Dawes, executive director of government affairs and health policy at Morehouse School of Medicine and author of "150 Years of Obamacare," received Families USA's 2017 Health Equity Advocate Award.
Emory and Partners MSM & Georgia Tech Receive NIH Funding to Establish Collaborative Diabetes Research Center
FEBRUARY 15, 2017 - Emory University received an approximately $2.5 million grant from The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease for the establishment of the Georgia Diabetes Translation Research Center (GDTRC), which is a partnership among Emory's Rollins School of Public Health, School of Medicine, Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, and Goizueta Business School, along with Georgia Institute of Technology and Morehouse School of Medicine.
Billye Aaron Pavilion Announcement
MSM 40th Anniversary Celebration