This excerpt taken from the UNH 8-K filed Dec 19, 2006.
About Meharry Medical College
Meharry Medical College is the nations largest private, independent historically black institution dedicated solely to educating health professionals. The College is particularly well known for its uniquely nurturing, highly effective educational programs; emerging preeminence in health disparities research; culturally sensitive, evidence-based health services; and significant contribution to the diversity of the nations health professions workforce. Black Issues in Higher Educations ranking of institutions annually lists Meharry as a leading national educator of African Americans with M.D. and D.D.S. degrees, and Ph.D. degrees in the biomedical sciences.