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Apr 05, 2018, 14:22 ET Morehouse School of Medicine Envisions MLK Jr.'s Dream with Youth S.T.E.A.M. Event

Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) and the Robert J. Brown Education Equity Foundation are co-sponsoring "Envision the Dream," a regional Science,...


Mar 29, 2018, 15:23 ET Fulton-DeKalb Hospital Authority Gift Will Lighten Load for 20 Future MSM Doctors

Twenty future doctors from Morehouse School of Medicine will graduate with a smaller student debt load, thanks to a $400,000 gift from the...


Mar 22, 2018, 09:45 ET Morehouse School of Medicine Hosts Nobel Prize Winner with New Endowed Lectureship

Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) will host their inaugural Drs. Peter and Marlene MacLeish Endowed Lectureship Lecture on Tuesday, March 27,...


Mar 16, 2018, 16:59 ET For 2nd Year in Row, It's a 100% Match Day for MSM Students

For the second year in a row, 100 percent (76) of Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) fourth-year medical students were among those matching to fill...


Mar 15, 2018, 09:15 ET Health Equity Leader Dayna Matthew to Deliver 34th Morehouse School of Medicine Commencement Address

Health equity advocate and law professor Dayna Matthew will deliver Morehouse School of Medicine's 34th commencement address at 9 a.m. Saturday,...


Mar 14, 2018, 12:52 ET Morehouse Healthcare Earns National Recognition for Patient-Centered Care

The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) today announced that Morehouse Healthcare, the faculty physician practice of Morehouse School...


Mar 06, 2018, 11:51 ET Morehouse School of Medicine Announces New Physician Assistant Program

Physician assistants play a critical role on today's collaborative healthcare teams, with demand expected to grow by nearly 40 percent over the...


Mar 01, 2018, 10:45 ET Global Leaders to Discuss How to Achieve Change in Health and Health Equity at the PAHO Commission Meeting

Leaders in healthcare from across the globe will converge upon Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) Sunday, March 4 through Wednesday, March 7 to...


Feb 01, 2018, 16:37 ET Morehouse School of Medicine Launches New Online Programs

For the first time, Morehouse School of Medicine students can earn degrees or a certificate remotely, choosing from among an Executive Master of...


Jan 29, 2018, 10:19 ET MSM Remembers Veteran Journalist Amanda Davis at Annual Women With Heart Luncheon

Morehouse School of Medicine will remember longtime Atlanta journalist Amanda Davis at this year's Women With Heart Luncheon. Davis, who was a...


Sep 19, 2017, 11:37 ET Blood Tests Prove Accurate in Identifying Patients with Post-Concussion Syndrome

A new study from a team led by Morehouse School of Medicine's Neuroscience Institute and Department of Medicine discovered a groundbreaking way to...


Aug 29, 2017, 16:34 ET Morehouse School of Medicine Joins the NIH All of Us Research Consortium

Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) has been selected to join the NIH 'All of Us' Research Program as part of the SouthEast Enrollment Center (SEEC)...


Aug 08, 2017, 15:58 ET Sleep May Not Be Controlled only by the Brain According to Research Led by Morehouse School of Medicine

A recently released study from a team led by Morehouse School of Medicine shows that the process controlling sleep may not lie totally in the...


Aug 01, 2017, 09:12 ET Atlanta High School Students Graduate From Community Health Worker Training Program

Teaching communities to actively engage in their own health care is the purpose of the Morehouse School of Medicine's (MSM) Community Health Worker...


Apr 26, 2017, 16:31 ET Morehouse School of Medicine Plans to Raise $100,000 As Tom Joyner Foundation School of the Month

Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) has been chosen as the Tom Joyner Foundation (TJF) School of the Month for May 2017. As the school of the month,...


Apr 13, 2017, 12:48 ET Morehouse School of Medicine Celebrates The Contributions Of Hank Aaron And Raises More Than $800,000 To Advance Health Equity

Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) celebrates the generous contributions of Henry "Hank" Aaron -- as the Louis C. Vanguard recipient -- to...


Jun 14, 2016, 09:00 ET Race and Heart Health Take Center Stage

 There is no question that African-Americans have been – and continue to be – greatly impacted by cardiovascular diseases.1 In the...


Jun 28, 2013, 07:00 ET Morehouse School of Medicine Announces Leadership Transition

 Today Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) President John E. Maupin Jr., D.D.S. announced his planned retirement, closing a celebrated tenure...


Dec 04, 2012, 11:57 ET Taking Clinical Research to the Streets

On Thursday, Dec. 6, Morehouse School of Medicine will unveil Georgia's first mobile clinical research unit at a ribbon cutting ceremony scheduled...


Oct 16, 2012, 17:42 ET Morehouse School of Medicine Mourns the Loss of Senator Arlen Specter

 Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) was deeply saddened to learn of the passing of former U. S. Senator Arlen Specter (D-PA).  Senator...


May 30, 2012, 13:00 ET Morehouse School of Medicine Establishes Endowed Chair in Sexuality and Religion

 Morehouse School of Medicine today announced the creation of an endowed academic chair devoted to issues related to sexuality and...


Mar 16, 2011, 16:25 ET Renowned Infertility Specialist and Researcher Named New Dean and Executive Vice President of Morehouse School of Medicine

Morehouse School of Medicine announced that Dr. Valerie Montgomery Rice has been named Dean and Executive Vice President, effective June 1, 2011....


Jul 25, 2007, 01:00 ET Minorities are in Critical Need of Organ and Tissue Donors

ATLANTA, July 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nearly half million minorities in the United States are waiting on organ transplants and Eve J....


Mar 29, 2007, 01:00 ET Leading National Public Health Advocates Convene at Morehouse School of Medicine

ATLANTA, March 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following advisory was issued today by Morehouse School of Medicine: WHO: Georges...


Jan 08, 2007, 00:00 ET Community Voices at Morehouse School of Medicine Releases Information on The Impact of Incarceration and Reentry on the African-American Community

ATLANTA, Jan. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Community Voices: Healthcare for the Underserved and the National Center for Primary Care at the...