Morehouse School of Medicine News Center
Dr. Valerie Montgomery Rice Makes "Atlanta 500"
JANUARY 28, 2019 - MSM President and Dean Valerie Montgomery Rice, M.D. was recently named to Atlanta Magazine's "Atlanta 500" list of leaders in education and healthcare. Former MSM presidents Dr. David Satcher and Dr. Louis Sullivan were also honored in the Legends category.
MSM Receives AAMC Spencer Forman Finalists Award for Outstanding Community Engagement
NOVEMBER 8, 2018 - MSM was selected as one of three finalists for the Spencer Forman Award for Outstanding Community Engagement in July 2018.
M.D. Student Kamron Robinson Selected by White House as 2018 HBCU Competitive Scholar
NOVEMBER 7, 2018 - Kamron Robinson sits back in his chair and laughs. He laughs as though he is in disbelief of all that he has achieved so far. From a young boy growing up in Florissant, Missouri--not far from the riots in Ferguson just a few years back. Now just two years away from becoming a doctor, the Morehouse School of Medicine student was recently recognized by the White House for all his hard work in the classroom.
Veena Rao Awarded Breast Cancer Research Award
OCTOBER 17, 2018 - Veena N. Rao, Ph.D., Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Co-Director of the Cancer Biology Program at Morehouse School of Medicine is one of three breast cancer researchers from three different universities in Georgia awarded $50,000 thanks to funding from It's The Journey and The Georgia Center for Oncology Research and Education (Georgia CORE).
MSM's Montgomery Rice Honored by March of Dimes with Lifetime Achievement Award
OCTOBER 12, 2018 - The March of Dimes recognized Morehouse School of Medicine President and Dean Valerie Montgomery Rice, M.D. on Thursday, October 11. She received their Lifetime Achievement Award for her continued work in women's health and her dedication to the March of Dimes.
Morehouse School of Medicine Awarded $200,000 to Train Minority Physicians for Recruiting Minorities in Clinical Trials
SEPTEMBER 21, 2018 - Funded by Clinical Research Pathways, the New Program Intends to Fill a Gap in the Percentage of Minorities Who Participate in Clinical Trials
AUCC Inc. Receives Half-Million Dollar Grant to Improve Environmental Footprint on Member Campuses
AUGUST 6, 2018 - Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta award will help campuses become more eco-friendly and improve their bottom lines.
Watch Dr. Malebranche's Presentation at International AIDS Conference
JULY 30, 2018 - Morehouse School of Medicine Associate Professor David Malebranche, M.D. delivered a presentation during a plenary session at the 22nd Annual International AIDS Conference in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The title of his presentation was "Making the treatment cascade work in vulnerable and key populations."
4th Year M.D. Student Chidimma Acholonu Appointed to Leadership Role in Student National Medical Association
JULY 23, 2018 - The Student National Medical Association (SNMA) recently announced the appointment of Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) student Chidimma Acholonu as Community Service National Committee Co-Chair. Acholonu is a fourth year M.D. student. She was appointed to the position during SNMA's Annual Medical Education Conference this spring.
Three Ph.D. Students Advance Research with NIH opportunities
JUNE 14, 2018 - Three Morehouse School of Medicine doctoral students are helping to advance research this summer thanks to opportunities presented by the National Institutes of Health.
Billye Aaron Pavilion Announcement
MSM 40th Anniversary Celebration