Founded in 1999, the Meharry-Vanderbilt Alliance seeks to eliminate health disparities by developing and supporting collaborative initiatives between Meharry Medical College, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, community partners and the individuals, families and communities they serve.

Karen Winkfield, MD, PhD, executive director, leads the Alliance in expanding its community-engaged research initiatives while continuing to cultivate its existing programs.    

Applied Experience

Applied Experience

The applied experience opportunities program offers Meharry Medical College students the opportunity to receive assistance with summer research placement.

 

Consultations

Consultations

A consultation with the Alliance can provide an introduction to faculty/staff, connection to resources and organizations, collaboration, publicized events, notary services and more. 

Community Engagement

Community Engagement

The Alliance serves a large community of stakeholders, including surrounding universities and colleges, community organizations, faith-based outlets and community health centers.  

Interprofessional Education (IPE)   

Interprofessional Education

Interprofessional and educational collaboration gives students and faculty the opportunity to share and apply their knowledge while leaving a lasting impact on the community.

News

News

The latest news and events from the MVA

About

About

Learn more about us, and what we're up to. 


 

Contact Us

1005 Dr. D.B. Todd Jr. Blvd., Biomedical Building, Nashville TN 37208

(615) 963-2820

mva@meharry-vanderbilt.org

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