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CV Division Published in the Journal of Obesity

The SHLI Community Voices division's article titled “Community Engaged Lifestyle Modification Research: Engaging Diabetic and Prediabetic African American Women in Community-Based Interventions,” by authors Starla Hairston Blanks, Henrie Treadwell, PhD, Anya Bazzell, Whitney

Kisha Holden, PhD, MSCR Named New Principal Investigator for the TCC

SHLI Interim Director, Dr. Kisha Holden, was recently named Principal Investigator of the Morehouse School of Medicine Transdisciplinary Collaborative Center for Health Disparities Research (TCC).  Dr. Holden assumes this role upon the retirement

Seven Decades of Firsts with Seven CDC Directors

On July 12th,  “Public Health Grand Rounds: Seven Decades of Firsts with Seven CDC Directors” took place at the Global Communications Center at the Center for Disease Control (CDC). The purpose of this event

SHLI Division of Health Policy Receives Funding for Continued Partnership in the GSU GaLEND Program

The Satcher Health Leadership Institute (SHLI) has a longstanding partnership with the Center for Leadership in Disabilities at Georgia State University (GSU). This includes our collaboration in the Georgia Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental

Dr. Derrick Beech Featured in PRWeb

Morehouse School of Medicine's Dr. Derrick Beech's advice for adult cancer patients featured in the second edition of Mediaplanet's Revolutionizing Cancer Care guide. READ HERE

Dr. Carey Bayer Appointed to the Advisory Board for the GCAPP

Dr. Carey Roth Bayer has been appointed to the Advisory Board of the Georgia Campaign for Adolescent Power and Potential (GCAPP)to provide expertise on sexual health. Her appointment begins in August 2016 and will

Dr. David Satcher Speaks on Oral Health

A new report by Surgeon General Vivek Murthy and the Department of Health and Human Services makes clear that the United States is still in the grip of a decades-long epidemic, albeit one

Morehouse School of Medicine Wins Healthcare Competition at Barbados Comes to Atlanta Event

The Honorary Consul of Barbados At Atlanta, Dr. Edward Layne, in partnership with the Consulate General of Barbados in Miami and a number of Barbadian government officials, recently hosted the 4th biennial “Barbados Comes to Atlanta” (BCTA)

SHLI Associate Project Director, Gilberte “Gigi” Bastien Awarded Prestigious Health Fellowship

A recent graduate of the University of Mississippi’s Department of Psychology, Gigi Bastien, has been awarded a Fogarty Global Health Fellowship from the National Institutes of Health for 11 months of research in the African

Dr. Satcher Speaks to 5th Grade Students at E. L. Connally Elementary School

On Friday, May 20, 2016, MSM faculty and staff members attended the 2016 Fifth Grade Promotional Exercise at E. L. Connally Elementary School where Dr. David Satcher, Founding Director and Senior Advisor of