Morehouse School of Medicine News Center
MSM and SNAPP Recognize Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month
MAY 5, 2021 - Despite Historic Declines in Teen Pregnancy and Birth Rates, More Work is Needed
USDA Awards Million-Dollar Grant to MSM to Support Digital Medicine and Education Initiatives
APRIL 28, 2021 - Funds to help underwrite MSM's work to deliver culturally competent care and improved health education in underserved, rural communities across Georgia.
MSM President and Dean is Harvard Medical and Dental School 2021 Class Day Speaker
APRIL 27, 2021 - President and Dean of Morehouse School of Medicine, Valerie Montgomery Rice, MD '87, will be the featured keynote speaker at the Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Dental Medicine 2021 Class Day ceremony on May 27.
Siemens Foundation Awards $280,000 to MSM to Support COVID-19 Vaccination Distribution Efforts in Atlanta
APRIL 26, 2021 - Donation part of larger national effort by the Siemens Foundation to support five non-profit organizations across the country that provide direct outreach in Black, Latinx and Indigenous communities.
Peach State Health Plan and MSM Establish Health Equity Innovation Fund to Improve Health Outcomes in Black Communities
APRIL 26, 2021 - ATLANTA, Ga. (April. 26, 2021) -- Peach State Health Plan and Morehouse School of Medicine have established the Peach State Excellence in Health Equity Innovation Fund and Initiative, a partnership that will enhance health outcomes and equity for Black communities across Georgia.
Senator Raphael Warnock to Deliver Address at MSM's 37th Commencement on May 15
APRIL 19, 2021 - Georgia's first Black U.S. Senator to bring message of health equity and human rights to the historically Black medical school in Atlanta; ceremony moved to Chastain Park.US Senator Raphael Warnock.
Four Black Medical Schools get $6M to Widen Vaccine Outreach
APRIL 14, 2021 - Following the announcement of a Bloomberg Philanthropies gift to support mobile vaccines, MSM is featured in a recent Associated Press story.
MSM Receives $2.1 Million Grant from Bloomberg Philanthropies for Mobile Covid-19 Vaccinations
APRIL 13, 2021 - Award will expand MSM's ability to bring COVID-19 vaccinations to communities in need; Support follows Bloomberg Philanthropies' historic $26.4-million gift to MSM to reduce Black MD student debt
MSM Students Learn their Residency Destination on the way to 'The Show'
MARCH 23, 2021 - 99 % of Eligible Fourth-Year Medical Students Qualify for Residency
Billye Aaron Pavilion Announcement
MSM 40th Anniversary Celebration