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Scenes from the 41st Annual Indian Education Tennessee Pow Wow

Recently, Meharry Pediatrics Clinic physicians along with Meharry School of Medicine students volunteered during the 41st Annual Indian Education Tennessee Pow Wow. “During this event, our volunteers screened more than 120 participants for hypertension and diabetes while learning about many different Indigenous cultures.” said Kimberlee Wyche-Etheridge, M.D., MPH We are proud to have participated in…

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Meharry Pediatricians to Participate in 41st Annual Indian Education Tennessee Pow Wow

Meharry Pediatricians are thrilled to participate in the 41st Annual Indian Education Tennessee Pow Wow hosted by the Native American Indian Association of Tennessee. On Saturday, October 15th our physicians will serve participants by providing blood pressure and diabetes screenings from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. The Pow Wow will be held at Long Hunter…

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New Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech Bivalent COVID-19 Boosters Available at Meharry

The New Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech Bivalent Boosters are now available at the Meharry Vaccination Clinic. The Meharry Medical Group Vaccination Clinic is one of the first in the country to offer the new vaccines recently authorized by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).   The boosters are now available at the Meharry Medical Group Vaccination…

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Now Offering Endocrinology Services in Antioch

Patients who need to see a doctor for thyroid disorder, diabetes or high blood pressure now have a specialist right here in Antioch. Endocrinologist Dr. Lloyd Hancock has joined the staff at Total Health Medical and Dental in Antioch. He is accepting new patients and physician referrals. To request an appointment, please click here or call 615.963.2800. For more information about Dr. Hancock,…

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Meharry Medical Group Vaccination Sites

Our Mobile Vaccination program is coming to a neighborhood near you! In the coming days, will be visiting neighborhoods in and around Nashville to provide Pfizer, Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines and boosters. Upcoming locations include: Lapaz Hispanic Clinic, Madison Towers and Liberty Collegiate Academy

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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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Media Queries?

To schedule an interview with one of our medical experts email medicalexperts@mmc.edu