MVA Founder Clifton Meador

Nashville, TN (TN Tribune)–Clifton Meador, MD, professor of Medicine, Emeritus, died Oct. 11. He was 90.Dr. Meador served as the first executive director of the Meharry-Vanderbilt Alliance (MVA) from 1999 to 2012.

Founded in 1999, the Alliance bridges the institutions of Meharry Medical College and Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

At the Alliance, he was one of the founders and first chairman of the Consortium of Safety Net Providers of Middle Tennessee, a consortium of 23 clinics that served uninsured people.

Read more here, or watch a video interview with Dr. Meador from the 20th anniversary of the MVA. Donations to the Clifton K. Meador Education Fund at the Meharry-Vanderbilt Alliance may be made here