Tornado strikes North and East Nashville, misses Meharry Medical College

A devastating tornado hit Nashville and Middle Tennessee in the early hours of Tuesday, March 3 and caused wide-spread destruction throughout the city. Meharry Medical College’s campus has not been impacted, however, and all campus operations are continuing as planned.

As Meharrians, we are dedicated to supporting the members of our community and neighbors who have been impacted by this terrible storm. Any employee or student who is in need of additional support is encouraged to contact Meharry’s Chaplain, Dr. Robin (Kimbrough) Harris-Hayes at 615.579.3300, or via email at

Please join us in praying for our city and all who have been affected by today’s tragic events.

Updated 3/3/20, 8:52 a.m.