Morehouse School of Medicine News Center
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.
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.
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.
MSM Along With Other AUCC Institutions and The City of Atlanta Launch Video Camera Surveillance Program
FEBRUARY 9, 2017 - On January 24, 2017 the Atlanta University Center Consortium Council of Presidents and Mayor Kasim Reed announced the completion of a collaborative surveillance program that strategically places video cameras and license plate readers around the campus community to create a safer environment.
HBCUs Imperative in Providing Health Sciences Graduates Critical to Future of Nation's Health and Wellness
JANUARY 20, 2017 - According to a report commissioned by the presidents of the nation's four HBCU medical schools - Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science, Howard University, Meharry Medical College, and Morehouse School of Medicine - the number of African-American students in U.S. medical schools who attended HBCUs has fallen from 26 percent in 2002 to just 12 percent in 2015. The HBCU Empower initiative is designed to increase the number of academically prepared HBCU graduates who apply and enroll in graduate and professional schools in health sciences fields, and diversify the workforce.
Morehouse School of Medicine President and Dean Dr. Valerie Montgomery Rice to Receive 2017 Horatio Alger Award
DECEMBER 6, 2016 - Horatio Alger Association names Morehouse School of Medicine President and Dean Valerie Montgomery Rice, M.D., as one of 11 exceptional individuals to its Member Class of 2017.
NOVEMBER 17, 2016 - Morehouse School of Medicine's Dr. Glenda Wrenn appointed as one of 13 nationally recognized subject matter experts to serve on the HHS Secretary's Advisory Committee on National Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Objectives for 2030.
It's The Journey Presents More Than $32,000 for Breast Cancer Research to Morehouse School of Medicine
NOVEMBER 3, 2016 - Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM)'s Dr. Veena N. Rao was awarded $32,565 from the It's The Journey charity that will aid her pioneering research into what drives the growth of aggressive triple negative breast cancer.
Billye Aaron Pavilion Announcement
MSM 40th Anniversary Celebration