The Story that Almost Wasn’t

I had the opportunity to attend a lecture at Meharry Medical College.  Meharry is one of the nation’s oldest and largest historically black academic health science centers dedicated to educating physicians, dentists, researchers, and health policy experts. The President James E.K. Hildreth is relatively new to the college and was the speaker for the lecture…

It Took Many Villages

We attended the graduation of Dr. William in the Dominican Republic. Many of you know the story, but the short version is our church began supporting him to attend medical school in Haiti. The earthquake destroyed his school, so he transferred to a medical school in Santiago, D.R. William went to a country where he…

People at Their Best

On a flight to Atlanta, the flight attendant asked me what I wanted to drink and then asked the man next to me.  He was basically unresponsive and looked like he was having a stroke. The attendant called for help and an Emergency Room Nurse and Physician’s Assistant came to evaluate what was going on.…