WELCOME TO MEHARRY
Henry A. Moses, Ph.D. receives
Circle of Friends Salt Wagon Award
STAKEHOLDER WORK TEAM
WE TEACH HEALTH CARING
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.).
RECENT NEWS & EVENTS
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Recent Go Red for Women Expo and Luncheon Educates and Affirms
On Thursday, April 12, 2018, the Go Red for Women Wellness Expo and Luncheon celebrated sisterhood and inspired action. As heart…
Meharry Plans Major Medical School Curriculum Overhaul
Meharry’s School of Medicine in taking the bold step to overhaul its curriculum, a move that will better prepare students for health care in the digit…
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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