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Morehouse School of Medicine


H-NIP Focus: Medical
Location:
Atlanta, GA
Population – Atlanta (City): 463,878 (2016) *
Population – Georgia (State): 10,199,398 (2015)
Number of HIV Doctors: 900****
Number of Students Trained to Date: Medical - 9

Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM), located in Atlanta, Ga., was founded in 1975 as the Medical Education Program at Morehouse College. In 1981, MSM became an independently chartered institution. MSM is among the nation’s leading educators of primary care physicians and was recently recognized as the top institution among U.S. medical schools for our social mission. Its faculty and alumni are noted in their fields for excellence in teaching, research and public policy. MSM awards Doctor of Medicine, Doctor of Philosophy in Biomedical Sciences (Ph.D.), Master of Public Health (M.P.H.), Master of Science in Medical Sciences (MSMS), Master of Science in Biomedical Research (MSBR), Master of Science in Clinical Research (MSCR), Master of Science in Biomedical Technology (MSBT), degrees.


Location HIV Prevalence AIDS Prevalence
GA 49,463** 51,532***
Atlanta 35,402**** NA

* http://worldpopulationreview.com/us-cities/atlanta-population/
** https://aidsvu.org/state/georgia/
*** https://www.cdc.gov/hiv/pdf/library/reports/surveillance/cdc-hiv-surveillance-report-2017-vol-29.pdf
**** https://aidsvu.org/state/georgia/atlanta/
***** https://amino.com/hiv/doctors/metro-atlanta-area/

Contact Name
Harold Gene Stringer, Jr., MD
Associate professor

Contact Information
T: (404) 756-1320
F: (404) 752-1053