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How HBCUs Continue to Make an Impact in Healthcare Through Multiple Perspectives

Jamie Ware, M.D., one of our outstanding OB/GYN providers at the Meharry Clinic, was recently featured on Black Health Now. During the broadcast, Dr. Ware spoke about the importance of community involvement in healthcare. Dr. Ware is an alumna of Fisk University and earned her Medical Degree from Meharry Medical College, graduating Magna Cum Laude.…

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Back to School Bash

Our Mobile Vaccination Unit will be providing COVID-19 vaccines at the Meharry Pre-Alumni Association’s first annual Back to School Bash on Saturday, August 6 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. This free event will provide students with school supplies and dental screenings. Additionally, students will also be able to enjoy face painting, shaved ice and…

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Back to School Immunization Event

The Meharry Pediatric Clinic staff has been busy preparing for our Back-to-School Immunization Event! Please join us July 25 – August 5 for free school supplies, backpacks, diapers and food boxes for our pediatric patients. COVID-19 vaccines will also be available for patients 6-months-old and older as well as their family members. For more information…

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Men’s Health Month

June is men’s health month. We use this time to raise awareness about health care for men and focus on encouraging boys, men, and their families to practice and implement healthy living decisions this includes exercising, eating healthy, and staying on top of annual physicals. For more information about the Meharry Clinic, please click here or…

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Meharry OB/GYN providers featured in Nashville Parent Magazine

Recently, three of our outstanding OB/GYN providers were featured in the special Baby issue of Nashville Parent Magazine! Click here to view the feature and learn more about our services and offerings. For more information about Dr. Angelica Garrett-Wood, Dr. Lauren Lewis and Dr. Jamie L. Ware, please click here or call 615.327.MD4U (6348) to schedule…

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Dr. Ashley Hicks to Join Skyline Community

Meharry Family Medicine at Skyline would like to welcome Dr. Ashley Hicks to its community. Dr. Hicks is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians.  She provides primary care to adults and children, as well as preventative care such as physicals, Medicare and will outsource, if needed.A Nashville native whose father was an…

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HHS Announces Meharry’s Pediatric Clinic As A Winner Of National Challenge To Increase Pediatric Vaccinations

Nashville, Tenn. – The U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS), through the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), announced Meharry’s Pediatric Clinic was among 20 winners of the Promoting Pediatric Primary Prevention (P4) Challenge, a nationwide competition to increase pediatric vaccination rates and well-child visits. Final winners represent the diversity of the country…

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Now Offering Women’s Health Services in Antioch

We are excited to announce that Meharry Medical Group is expanding our women’s health services to our Total Health Medical and Dental Clinic in Antioch.Dr. Lauren Lewis is now accepting new patients at Total Health on Thursdays from 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Dr. Lewis is an outstanding OB/GYN who provides services such as prenatal care,…

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MMG Mobile Vaccine Operation Improves Vaccine Access for Middle Tennessee Residents

Meharry Medical Group’s Mobile Vaccine Operation (MVO) has administered more than 5,000 vaccinations (adult and pediatric) and booster shots to Middle Tennessee residents free of charge.Under the direction of Dr. Duane T. Smoot, Catherine Nash, PA-C, Sheena Simon, MSN, NP-C, and Russell Acklin the MMG Mobile Vaccine Operation has worked diligently in the community to increase the…

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Now Offering Chronic Care Management and Remote Patient Monitoring

Meharry Medical Group is excited to announce the launch of Chronic Care Management (CCM) and Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM) Programs for our Medicare and TennCare patients. A program that will pilot at the Meharry Family Medicine Clinic at Skyline. MMG has collaborated with iHealth to assist with managing this process by way of assessing each chronic care…

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