Hildreth named Meharry Medical College president
Dr. James E.K. Hildreth has been named president and chief executive officer of Meharry Medical College.
Dr. Hildreth will succeed Anna Cherrie Epps, M.D., who has served as head of the college since 2013.
Dr. Hildreth is an active HIV/AIDS researcher, Hildreth comes to Meharry from the University of California, Davis College of Biological Sciences, where he served as dean and made significant contributions to the university’s fundraising efforts and research programs.
He will begin his role as president at Meharry Medical College on July 1st 2015.