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UsAgainstAlzheimer’s Announces Dr. David Satcher As New Member Of UsAgainstAlzheimer’s Board Of Directors

Satcher Health Leadership Institute Founding Director Dr. David Satcher was officially announced as a new member of the UsAgainstAlzheimer’s (UsA2) Board of Directors, where he will add his voice and influence to a

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Dr. Kisha Holden Recently Elected as Chair-Elect of the MSM Faculty Assembly

Dr. Kisha Holden was recently elected as the Chair-Elect of the MSM Faculty Assembly. Dr. Holden's tenure as the Chair-Elect will go through the end of the current fiscal year and will culminate

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MSM Wins School-Based Partner of the Year 2016-17

On October 26th, at the Atlanta Public Schools’ “APyeS! Awards,” Morehouse School of Medicine was named the 2016-17 “School-Based Partner of the Year” for our partnership with Tuskegee Airmen Global Academy. The award

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Dr. Glenda Wrenn Appointed to Director of the Kennedy Center for Mental Health Policy & Research

After having served as Director for the Satcher Health Leadership Institute's Division of Behavioral Health, Glenda Wrenn, MD, MSHP has most recently been appointed as the new Director of the Kennedy Center for

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SHLI’s Dr. Glenda Wrenn and Dr. LeRoy Reese to Participate in Community Conversation on Mental Health Stigma

Obtained from https://truecolorstheatre.org/2016/09/22/community-conversation-combating-the-mental-health-stigma-in-the-african-american-community/ Kenny Leon’s True Colors Theatre presents the community conversation Combating Mental Health Stigmas in the African American Community, moderated by Dr. Glenda Wrenn of Morehouse School of Medicine, including expert panelists  journalist David A. Love, mental health professional Jasmine Banks, and community health expert Dr. Leroy Reese. This conversation takes place on October 15, 2016 at the theatre of Fulton County’s Southwest Arts Center from 12pm- 2pm. The 2 hour conversation will include a 30 minute Q&A with the community to create a dialogue about this important topic in the African American Community. This conversation is the springboard for our season opening production of the Pulitzer Prize and Tony award winning family drama Proof by David Auburn, which deals with mental illness and the family bond. We encourage you to attend the community conversation and our production of Proof.  More info about the theatrical production of Proof can be found here: https://truecolorstheatre.org/2016/03/25/proof/. We encourage you to attend both events, and purchase tickets for the production of “Proof.” This community conversation event is free and open to the public. Continue reading “SHLI’s Dr. Glenda Wrenn and Dr. LeRoy Reese to Participate in Community Conversation on Mental Health Stigma” »

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Promoting Mental Health Equity

SHLI's Dr. David Satcher and Sharon Rachel's article titled “Promoting Mental Health Equity: The Role of Integrated Care” was recently published in the Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings. Read more here!

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Dr. Gigi Bastien Featured in The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education

Dr. Gigi Bastien, Associate Project Director of the Integrated Care Leadership Program, has been featured in The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education for being a recipient of the Fogarty Global Health Fellowship

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Dr. Kisha Holden to Participate in Think Tank

On November 2, 2016, Dr. Kisha Holden will serve as a member of a think tank hosted by the Urban Institute to discuss the critical need for increasing the presence of researchers and

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Dr. Camara P. Jones Selected as UM-Flint’s Winegarden Visiting Professor

Physician and scholar Camara Phyllis Jones has been appointed the UM-Flint 2016-17 Myron and Margaret Winegarden Visiting Professor. The announcement of her appointment was recently made by Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

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Dr. David Satcher Speaks at CDU Drug Abuse Research Symposium

Dr. David Satcher recently spoke at the Charles Drew University Drug Abuse Research Symposium in Los Angeles, where e-cigarettes, nicotine addiction and treatment, and marijuana legalization were discussed. Read More Here.