Health Policy Scholars

welcome to the RWJF Center for health policy AT MEHARRY MEDICAL COLLEGE

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Center for Health Policy at Meharry Medical College is strategically housed at one of the nation's oldest and largest, private historically black academic health science centers dedicated to educating physicians, dentists, researchers, public health professionals and health policy experts. Since its inception in 2009, the RWJF Center for Health Policy has been committed to providing leadership in health policy education, training and research to doctoral, medical, dental and graduate students. Through a partnership with Vanderbilt University’s College of Arts and Science, the Center fully supports minority doctoral students pursuing a Ph.D. in sociology, political science and economics. We invite you to peruse our website to learn more about our various programming and events. 


Darin Gordon Lecture on 'Seismic Shifts in Health Care' featured in The Tennessean 


TennCare Director Darin Gordon paid a visit to the RWJF Center for Health Policy to speak on "Seismic Shifts in Health Care" and how the state is dealing with the Affordable Care Act's Medicaid expansion.

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