Morehouse School of Medicine News Center
American College of Cardiology Names MSM Faculty Member Dr. Melvin Echols As Chief Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Officer
JULY 7, 2022 - Echols is currently program director of the MSM Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship Program and an associate professor
MSM President and CEO Valerie Montgomery Rice, MD, FACOG and Other Industry Leaders Join the Chartis Group's Newly Formed Advisory Board
JUNE 29, 2022 - Leading healthcare advisory and analytics firm says board will act as a meaningful force in the industry journey toward health equity and belonging.
Why Are There Still So Few Black Doctors in the US? MSM President and CEO Dr. Valerie Montgomery Rice Speaks with NPR's "Here & Now" About the Issue
JUNE 24, 2022 - The percentage of Black doctors in the United States hasn't changed in 40 years. New reporting finds Black residents get more harshly disciplined and thrown out of their programs at a much higher rate than their white counterparts. Morehouse School of Medicine President and CEO Valerie Montgomery Rice, MD, FACOG, speaks with Celeste Headlee on the National Public Radio program Here & Now about the issue and the many ways MSM is working to increase diversity, inclusion, and equity across the healthcare field.
Novartis Expands Beacon of Hope through Alliances with Historically Black Medical Schools to Address Systemic Health Disparities
JUNE 23, 2022 - Novartis and the Novartis US Foundation are proud to announce significant progress on Beacon of Hope, our 10-year collaboration with 26 Historically Black Colleges, Universities (HBCUs) and Medical Schools, Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF), Coursera and the National Medical Association, to co-create programs that address the root causes of disparities in health and education, and create greater diversity, equity, inclusion and trust across the research and development ecosystem.
CommonSpirit CEO Lloyd Dean Joins "Danforth Dialogues" Podcast To Talk About Leadership Lessons From His Groundbreaking Career
JUNE 15, 2022 - Dean and MSM CEO and President Dr. Valerie Montgomery Rice Also Discuss The More In Common Alliance Partnership Between Their Organizations
MSM Assistant Professor Dr. Kofi A. Kondwani Receives Joy Mental Health Award from Boris L. Henson Foundation
JUNE 14, 2022 - Dr. Kondwani is recognized for his leadership in conjunction with the first-annual National Black Mental Health Professionals Day.
JUNE 10, 2022 - Morehouse School of Medicine Vaccine Trial Unit Co-Director Dr. Lilly Immergluck speaks with FOX 5 Atlanta about MSM's clinical trial of Novavax vaccine.
MSM General Counsel and Corporate Secretary Michael A. Rambert to Present at American Health Law Association Annual Meeting
JUNE 10, 2022 - Attorney Rambert to present on the topic of "Achieving Your Organization's Goals and Mission through Strategic Clinical and Corporate Governance"
MAY 26, 2022 - MSM Medical and Physician Assistant Students Share Personal Experiences, Needed Resources, and Coping Skills During Roundtable Conversation.
MAY 26, 2022 - Historically Black Medical School Awards Master's and Doctorate Degrees in Medicine, Public Health, and Biomedical Sciences to 155 Graduates.
Billye Aaron Pavilion Announcement
MSM 40th Anniversary Celebration