Dr. Hugh E. Mighty appointed Dean of the College of Medicine, Vice President of Clinical Affairs
Dr. Hugh E. Mighty has been appointed the 18th Dean of the Howard
University College of Medicine and Vice President of Clinical Affairs. Dr. Mighty succeeds Dr. Edward
E. Cornwell, III, who has served as interim Dean since October 2014.
Dr. Mighty joins Howard University from Louisiana State University (LSU) where he served as Vice
Chancellor for Clinical Affairs and Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology in the LSU School of Medicine.
Dr. Mighty will oversee the College of Medicine’s development and growth of its academic programs; for effective development and relations with students, faculty members, alumni and the other schools and colleges in the University; and provide oversight for the administrative and financial operation of the College of Medicine. Mighty will also serve as Vice President of Clinical Affairs, having oversight of the
relationship between the academic enterprise and the hospital and responsibility for the development and direction of the Faculty Practice Plan. He will also serve as professor on the faculty in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Read the full announcement.