Morehouse School of Medicine News Center
Protection of Mental Health Parity Under Attack, Says MSM's Dawes to Huffington Post
JULY 21, 2017 - The Huffington Post recently interviewed Daniel E. Dawes, J.D., executive director of Government Relation, Policy and External Affairs at Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM), about the ongoing political battle over the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and the need to keep mental health benefits as a right to all Americans, especially members of the military.
AAMC Publishes MSM-Authored Article on Enhancing Academic Success in an Underrepresented Minority Student Body
JULY 14, 2017 - The Academic Medicine Journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) has published an article titled "Shifting the Curve: Fostering Academic Success in a Diverse Student Body," by Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) faculty Martha Elks, M.D., Janice Herbert-Carter, M.D., Marjorie Smith, M.D., Brenda Klement, Ph.D., Brandi Brandon Knight, Ph.D., and Ngozi Anachebe, M.D., PharmD.
MSM Alumni, Faculty and Former Trustee Featured in Atlanta Magazine's 2017 Top Doctors Issue
JULY 13, 2017 - Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) alumni Drs. Joy Baker and Dawn Mandeville, Graduate Medical Education (GME) Associate Dean of Clinical Affairs and Pediatrics Associate Professor Dr. Yolanda Wimberly, and former Board of Trustees member Dr. Mark Codner were recently featured in Atlanta Magazine's 2017 Top Doctors issue, which listed 720 of the top doctors in the metro Atlanta area.
Dr. Valerie Montgomery Rice Appointed as Founding Board Member for New Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine
JULY 11, 2017 - On Tuesday, July 11, 2017, Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) President and Dean Valerie Montgomery Rice, M.D., was named to the board of directors for the new Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine.
First Two Cardiovascular Fellows Welcomed as New Program is Launched
JULY 7, 2017 - Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) welcomed its first two cardiovascular fellows in July. The new Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship Training Program is an effort to expand programs offered and prepare specialized doctors to work in Georgia.
SHLI Graduates Its 8th Cohort of Health Policy Leadership Fellows
JULY 6, 2017 - On June 29, 2017, five new Health Policy Leadership Fellows graduated from Morehouse School of Medicine's Satcher Health Leadership Institute (SHLI) - the fellowship's 8th cohort.
Paving the Road to 100: A Legacy of Educational Excellence
JULY 10, 2017 - A historical lack of minority doctors and physicians serving underserved populations is one reason Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) started down the Road to 100--a lofty goal to increase the number of students enrolled in the M.D. degree-granting program. This summer, the school will welcome its first M.D. class of 100 students.
The Costs of Gun Violence is Visually Explored by Morehouse School of Medicine
JUNE 21, 2017 - In a groundbreaking infographic presentation, Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) explores the financial and societal tolls of gun violence in the United States, as well as the Atlanta area.
MSM Employee Awards: Sridaran Recognized for 35 Years, Hicks Named Employee of the Year
JUNE 16, 2017 - On Tuesday, June 13, Morehouse School of Medicine gave special recognition to employees who have served for 5, 10, 15, 20, and 25 years with the school, and also honored four individuals who have served for three decades or more.
Statement Regarding Interim Morehouse College President William J. 'Bill' Taggart
JUNE 8, 2017 - Morehouse School of Medicine is profoundly saddened by the sudden loss of William "Bill" Taggart, Interim President of Morehouse College and ex officio trustee of Morehouse School of Medicine.
Billye Aaron Pavilion Announcement
MSM 40th Anniversary Celebration