Meryl McNeal, Ph.D.

Principal InvestigatorPACER

Meryl McNeal, Ph.D., is the primary investigator on PACER's Emergency Preparedness Needs of Primary Care Providers at Historically Black Medical Schools project. She has also served as the P.I. for the Morehouse School of Medicine Special Volunteers Program for Homeland Security funded by the Corporation for National and Community Service.

Her other research interests include service-learning, community engagement and volunteerism.

McNeal serves as the founding director for the Center for Community Health & Service-Learning and holds the academic rank of Associate Professor with an appointment in the Department of Community Health and Preventive Medicine at Morehouse School of Medicine. She also serves as the course director for the Community Health course, a required course for all first-year students at Morehouse School of Medicine.