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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Meharry Medical College and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Meharry Medical College, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Meharry Medical College include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Meharry Medical College alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Meharry Medical College are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Meharry Medical College.

List is made up of many different graduates, including Hastings Banda and Dorothy Lavinia Brown.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Meharry Medical College?” and “Which celebrities are Meharry Medical College alumni?”

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Hastings Banda is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Meharry Medical College Alumni
Hastings Banda Physician Hastings Kamuzu Banda was the leader of Malawi and its predecessor state, Nyasaland, from 1961 to 1994. After receiving much of his education overseas, Banda returned to his home country to ...more

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Dorothy Lavinia Brown is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Meharry Medical College Alumni
Dorothy Lavinia Brown Politician, Physician, Surgeon Dr. Dorothy Lavinia Brown, also known as "Dr. D.", was an African-American surgeon, legislator, and teacher. She was the first female surgeon of African-American ancestry from the ...more

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Louis Pendleton is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Meharry Medical College Alumni
Louis Pendleton Businessperson, Politician, Dentist Louis Christopher Pendleton was an African-American dentist, businessman, and civic leader in Shreveport, Louisiana, who organized the civil rights movement in his city through the formation of ...more

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Audrey F. Manley is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Meharry Medical College Alumni
Audrey F. Manley Dr. Audrey Forbes Manley an American pediatrician, and public health administrator. She was appointed acting Surgeon General of the United States from 1995 to 1997. From 1997 to 2002, Manley ...more

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Robert Walter Johnson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Meharry Medical College Alumni
Robert Walter Johnson Physician Robert Walter Johnson was an American physician and founder of the American Tennis Association Junior Development Program for African-American youths, where he coached and fostered the careers ...more

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Joseph Edison Walker is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Meharry Medical College Alumni
Joseph Edison Walker Businessperson, Entrepreneur Joseph Edison Walker was a leading African American physician, businessman and religious leader. After graduating from college and medical school, he practiced as a doctor in Mississippi, where ...more

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Walter R. Tucker, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Meharry Medical College Alumni
Walter R. Tucker, Jr. Politician Walter R. Tucker, Jr. was a dentist who served nine years as the Mayor of Compton, California.

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Conrad Murray is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Meharry Medical College Alumni

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Carl Bell is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Meharry Medical College Alumni
Carl Bell Psychiatrist Carl Compton Bell is a professor of psychiatry and public health at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Bell is a National Institute of Mental Health international researcher, an author of ...more

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Charles H. Wright is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Meharry Medical College Alumni
Charles H. Wright Charles Howard Wright was a Detroit physician and founder of the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History.

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LaVera Crawley is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Meharry Medical College Alumni
LaVera Crawley Professor LaVera Marguerite Crawley M.D., M.P.H. is Assistant Professor (Research) of Pediatrics (Medical Genetics/Biomedical Ethics) at Stanford University.

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Matthew Walker, Sr. is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Meharry Medical College Alumni
Matthew Walker, Sr. Matthew Walker, Sr. was an African-American physician and surgeon. He was one of the first African Americans to become a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He was one of the most ...more

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Huda Zoghbi is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Meharry Medical College Alumni
Huda Zoghbi Huda Y. Zoghbi is a Lebanese-born physician and medical researcher. She is a professor in the departments of Pediatrics, Molecular and Human Genetics, and Neurology and Neuroscience at Baylor ...more