Morehouse School of Medicine News Center
Joint Statement on the Integrity of Vaccine Trials and the Inclusion of Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC)
SEPTEMBER 17, 2020 - We, as representatives of the four historically Black medical schools in our nation, are committed to the inclusion of Black, Indigenous and people of color (BIPOC) as we engage in research initiatives focused on the novel coronavirus, SARS CoV-2. The virus, COVID-19, disproportionately impacts the number of infections, complications, and deaths in our communities.
SEPTEMBER 3, 2020 - Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) has been awarded $26.3 million from Bloomberg Philanthropies, a foundation created by entrepreneur and former New York Mayor and Presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg.
Morehouse School of Medicine Physician Assistant Program Awarded $1.5 Million Federal Grant for Primary Care Training
JULY 16, 2020 - In only its second year of existence, the Morehouse School of Medicine Physician Assistant Studies program has been awarded a $1.5 million federal grant to enhance and expand primary care training for physician assistants, particularly in rural and underserved settings, a core component of the institution’s mission.
Morehouse School of Medicine Partners with U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to Combat COVID-19 and Advance Health Equity in Minority Communities
JUNE 23, 2020 - Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) was awarded a new $40 million grant to fight COVID-19 in racial and ethnic minority, rural and socially vulnerable communities by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of Minority Health (OMH).
Morehouse School of Medicine and Carter Announce Relocation of 44th & 3rd Bookseller to Entra West End
JUNE 4, 2020 - Morehouse School of Medicine and Carter Announce Relocation of 44th & 3rd Bookseller to Entra West End
MAY 28, 2020 - This partnership will enable the real-time COVID-19 collection and study of detailed demographic data about the communities of color that are being hit hardest by the pandemic.
Southern Company Gas Donates $1 Million to Morehouse School of Medicine to Support the Advancement of Health Equity
MAY 26, 2020 - Southern Company Gas and the Southern Company Gas Charitable Foundation are donating $1 million toward academic expansion and efforts to provide greater equity in healthcare led by Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM).
MAY 21, 2020 - U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES TEAMS WITH MOREHOUSE SCHOOL OF MEDICINE TO DELIVER DISTANCE LEARNING SOLUTIONS Groundbreaking Partnership Offers Online Graduate Degree Programs in Public Health and Biotechnology to Over 100,000 Agency Employees and Contractors
Morehouse School of Medicine Celebrates Graduates with $600K+ in Student Debt Scholarships and Celebrity Shout Outs from John Legend, Gabrielle Union, Dwayne Wade, and Dr. Bernice King
MAY 16, 2020 - Graduates from medical, public health, biomedical sciences programs honored with celebrity remarks and Presidential gift to lower student debt; NIH Researcher Dr. Gary H. Gibbons delivered commencement address, May 16.
Morehouse School of Medicine Celebrates Graduates with Virtual Performance by Ten-Time Grammy Award Winner and Philanthropist John Legend
MAY 14, 2020 - Graduates from medical, public health, biomedical sciences programs to be joined in the interactive ceremony by history makers, celebrities and past MSM presidents; NIH Researcher Dr. Gary H. Gibbons to deliver commencement address, May 16.
Billye Aaron Pavilion Announcement
MSM 40th Anniversary Celebration