Henry A. Moses, Ph.D. receives
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National Minority Health Month
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Located in Nashville, Tennessee, Meharry Medical College is one of the nation’s oldest and largest historically black academic health science centers dedicated to educating physicians, dentists, researchers, and health policy experts. Founded in 1876 as the Medical Department of Central Tennessee College, Meharry was the first medical school in the South for African Americans. It was chartered separately in 1915.
Today, Meharry includes a medical school, dental school, and a graduate school and is home to the Robert Wood Johnson Center for Health Policy at Meharry. We offer a variety of degrees, including Doctor of Medicine (M.D.), Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.), Master of Science in Public Health (M.S.P.H.), Master of Health Sciences (M.H.S.), and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.).
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Meharry Plans Major Medical School Curriculum Overhaul
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Henry A. Moses, Ph.D. receives Circle of Friends Salt Wagon Award
Andrew Carnegie once said, “No man can become rich without himself enriching others.” The 2018 Salt Wagon Award recipient has proven that to be…
Carl C. Bell, M.D. ’71 Named 2018 President’s Circle of Scholars Award Winner
Nationally renowned psychiatrist and Meharry graduate Carl C. Bell, M.D. ’71, has been selected as the 2018 recipient of the President’s Circle of Sch…
The mission of Meharry Medical College includes empathy for the disadvantaged, education in the health sciences, and maintenance of a center of excellence for the practice and delivery of health care.
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