Obstetrics & Gynecology

The Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology provides:

  • patient care
  • four-year, Board-approved residency training in obstetrics and gynecology
  • education and training in obstetrics and gynecology to medical students
  • ongoing research in women’s healthcare

Our sub-specialties—Maternal Fetal Medicine, Reproductive Endocrinology, Urogynocology and Family Planning—permeate each of these areas.

Through this platform, we strive to serve as a national model for comprehensive, integrated, multi-disciplinary approaches to women’s healthcare, especially for women of color.

Meharry Family Medicine

Mission & Vision Statements

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology’s mission statement is:

  • To provide exceptional, evidence-based, compassionate, quality women’s health care for improving the health and well0being of women

  • To promote health equity in women’s health

  • To promote academic excellence for students and residents

  • To seek opportunities to participate in research and produce publications in reproductive health

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology’s vision statement is:

  • To empower women to achieve healthy lives, provide quality comprehensive, integrative and innovative women’s health care, and educated future specialty leaders through academic, clinical and research platforms in women’s health

Contact Obstetrics & Gynecology

Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Meharry Medical College
1005 Dr. D. B. Todd, Jr. Boulevard
Nashville, Tennessee 37208
Phone: 615.327.6284


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