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HBCU Scholars Alumni

Making a difference and impacting the future of their communities

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HBCU Alumni

Class of 2021
Alexandria Morgan Senior Chemistry Major, Tougaloo College; UCLA-Tougaloo Public Health Training Program
Alexis Love Graduate Stillman College
Amya Bryant Graduate Miles College; Candidate, Master’s in Nursing Pathway Program University of Alabama at Birmingham
Andrea Harrison Graduate Stillman College; AmeriCorps summer VISTA program; Intern University of Alabama chemistry department investigating transformation of plastic waste into valuable material
Aniya Rosse Senior Nursing Major, Dillard University
Ashton Oliver Second-Year Biomedical Medical Engineering Student, Lawson State Community College; Summer internship University of Alabama Cardiovascular Disease Laboratory
DaNashia Thomas Graduate Clark Atlanta University; Studying for the MCAT and seeking clinical opportunities for shadowing
Da’Sha Richard Third-Year Pharmacy Student, Xavier University
Eden Black Senior Biology Major, Stillman College; Summer research internship University of Alabama, investigating genetics
Erin Howard Junior Biology Major, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Gabrielle Jones Graduate Stillman College; Applying to Accelerated BSN program
Jalen Robinson Graduate Morehouse College; First-Year Medical Student Morehouse School of Medicine
Jandolyn Washington Senior Spanish/Pre-Med Major, Spelman College
Jayewon Hill Senior Biology Major, Jackson State University; Summer research internship Boise State University (raptor research)
Jazmyne Jackson Graduate Tennessee State University; Candidate, Master of Health Sciences Meharry Medical College
Jenesis Morgan Senior Biology Major, Miles College
Joshua Hines Senior Biology Major, Dillard University
La’Deira Hall Senior Chemistry/Pre-Med Major, Jackson State University
Karrington Powell Senior Biology Major, Tennessee State University
NaSiya Taylor Junior Biology and Spanish Major, Spelman College; University of Washington Seattle STAR program
Oizoshimoshiofu Dimowo Senior Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Major, Fisk University; UCLA Bruins in-Genomics summer research program
Sonia Okekenwa Senior Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Major, Fisk University; MIT summer research program, Bio/Neuroscience
Tori Wiley Third-Year Pharmacy Student, Xavier University; Community Specialty Internship Walgreens, Atlanta
Terriyana Bailey Graduate Tougaloo College
Quadir Philips Graduate Morehouse College
Zaria Gouthier Senior Biology Major, Clark Atlanta University; Summer Undergraduate Fellow, Blavatnik Family Women’s Health Research Institute, Ichan School of Medicine Mount Sinai Hospital
Class of 2020
Ajah Gross Graduate Lawson State Community College; Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program University of Alabama at Birmingham
Alexis Brown Graduate Fisk University; First-Year Medical Student University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Anne Omweno Second-Year Nursing Major, Shelton State Community College
Ar-Ryon Garrison Graduate Clark Atlanta University; Applicant, Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing programs
Asja Woodard Senior Health Science Major, Spelman College
Bianca Walker Senior Cellular and Molecular Biology Major, Tennessee State University
Briana Johnson Senior Mathematics and Pre-Med Major, Stillman College
Brianna Allen Fourth-Year Pharmacy Student, Xavier University; Completing Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiences (APPE) rotations
Chyna Fitzgerald Senior Biology Major, Miles College; Preparing to take Optometry admissions exam for fall of 2022
Deliliah Davis Graduate Dillard University; Candidate, Master’s in Biomedical Science Mississippi College
Janee Knox Graduate Dillard University; Preparing to take National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) for nursing
Jordan Malone Graduate Morehouse College
Kristen Smith Graduate Tougaloo College; Candidate, Doctorate in Public Health Brown University
Malcolm Williams-Green Graduate Morehouse College; First-Year Medical Student Morehouse School of Medicine
Morgan Jackson Fourt-Year Pharmacy Student, Xavier University; Starting rotations June 2021, first rotation Eli Lilly Pharmaceutical Company
Natalie Butler Graduate Fisk University
Natori Harper Graduate Stillman College; Applicant, Master’s in Biomedical Science
Rachel Coleman Graduate Tougaloo College
Rhythm Williams Graduate Lawson State Community College; Junior Biology Major University of Alabama at Birmingham; Summer internship Road-mapping America’s 21st Century’s Cancer Explores (RACE21), Intern UAB Academic Small Business Alliance
Sam’Mesha Edwards Graduate Shelton State Community College; Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program University of South Alabama
Shaeloren Deering Graduate Spelman College; Candidate, Master of Science in Neuroscience Morehouse School of Medicine
Summer Mallard Graduate Jackson State University; Logistics Management Specialist for the Department of the Army, Fort Lee, Virginia
Toy McLaurin Graduate Jackson State University; Candidate, Communicative Disorder’s Graduate Program (Speech Pathology) Jackson State University
Vivian Iloabuchi Graduate Fisk University; Summer intern Massachusetts General Hospital Research Training Program, applying to medical school
Waynenecka Wynn Graduate Miles College; Candidate, Samford University Doctor of Physical Therapy Program
Yasin Al-Hadid Senior Biology Major, Morehouse College; Summer internship Genentech, preparing to take the MCAT
Class of 2019
Alhaji Foray Graduate Fisk University; First-Year Medical Student Morehouse School of Medicine
Carmilya Jackson Graduate Jackson State; Candidate, Master’s in Medical Science Mississippi College
Dontrez Johnson, Jr. Graduate Tennessee State University; First-Year Medical Student Ross University School of Medicine
Dynasia Clemons Graduate Miles College; Emergency Departments Mobile Infirmary, Fairhope, Alabama
Jewel Newton Graduate Jackson State University; Candidate, Doctorate of Occupational Therapy St. Augustine University
Justin Forest Graduate Jackson State University; Revenue Management Specialist Optum 360, Irving, Texas
Katrina Jones Graduate Miles College
Lyndon Rolle Graduate Fisk University; Recently took the MCAT and is in the application process for medical school
Mercedes Pearson Graduate Miles College; Peace Corps volunteer evacuated back to the U.S. in mid-March2020 due to COVID-19
Normanda Brown Graduate Tougaloo College; Candidate, Doctor of Occupational Therapy, Fall of 2021
Ruth Anyaeche Graduate Fisk University; Candidate, Doctorate in Chemistry Purdue University
Class of 2018
Dominique Foster Attended Tougaloo
Jahmel Fowler Graduate Fisk University; Candidate, Doctorate in Biochemistry and Structural Biology University of Alabama at Birmingham; Master’s in Health Administration University of Southern Indiana
Jasmine Wright Graduate Tennessee State University
Jelicia Daily Graduate Miles College; Pharmacy technician, applying to pharmacy school, fall of 2021
Keila Lawrence Graduate Miles College; Candidate, Masters in Intercultural and International Communication American University, Washington, DC
Kelsey Mathews Graduate Tougaloo College; Participant Mississippi Rural Physicians Scholarship Program; First-Year Medical Student University of Mississippi Medical Center
Mia McWilliams Graduate Jackson State; Candidate, Masters in Speech Language Pathology Jackson State University
Morgan Elysse Taylor Graduate Jackson State University
Renner Antwi Graduate Tennessee State University
Viola Donahue Graduate Fisk University; First-Year Medical Student University of Missouri – Columbia School of Medicine; Master’s in Health Administration University Southern Indiana
Class of 2017
Chris Shelton Graduate Fisk University; Master’s in Health Administration University of Southern Indiana; Research Program Coordinator, Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center
Emmanuel Jackson Graduate Fisk University
Evan Peters Graduate Jackson State University; Corporate sales FOX 16 TV, Little Rock, Arkansas
Grady Clopton Graduate Tennessee State University; Candidate, Master’s in Chemistry Tennessee State University; Plans to pursue Doctorate in Theoretical Chemistry
Jazmin Ewers Graduate Fisk University; Research Assistant Department of Oncology and Hematology Boston Children’s Hospital
Keith Cobb Graduate Tougaloo College; Candidate, Master’s in Chemistry Mississippi State University
Kiana Pauline Moore Graduate Jackson State University; Owner, Total Body Submersion, a swim school for children with disabilities
Victoria Taylor Graduate Tougaloo College; Candidate, Masters in Biological Sciences Mississippi College
Class of 2016
Alexis Martin Attended Tougaloo College
Caitlyn Beasley Attended Tugaloo College; Graduate University of Southern Mississippi University
Darian Williams Graduate Tennessee State University
Isis Christopher Graduate Fisk University; Research Assistant Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Kendrique Morgan Graduate Tougaloo College; Candidate Doctorate in Physical Therapy, University of Mississippi Medical School
Kyahna Freeman Graduate Tennessee State University; Candidate, Doctorate of Public Health Capella University
Marwa Sharif Graduate Tennessee State University; Laboratory Manager MedaSource
Ra’Chaud Brown Graduate Tougaloo College; Candidate, Master’s in Public Health with Emphasis on Epidemiology, Jackson State University; Accepted into the Daniel Hale Williams Scholar Program Through the Jackson Heart Study

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Current HBCU Scholars

The Class of 2021-2022  is paving their road to success.

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The “Heart” of the Program

Shaping the next generation of African American biomedical science and health care professionals.