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Deans of the College of Medicine--Historic Overview

Historic Insights to Photographic Exhibit

Biography--M. Alfred Haynes, Dean, College of Medicine, 1979-1986


M. Alfred Haynes, MD, MPH

(November 17, 1921-February 8, 2016)

Dr. Haynes passed away in 2016. Biographical information below is from the Fall 2002 "Drew Review" newsletter, regarding Founders' Day "Celebrating Our Past, Building Our Future" Convocation 2002.





Bibliography--Books and Articles

1: Haynes MA. Reflections on programs designed to reduce cancer disparities.
Cancer. 2006 Oct 15;107(8 Suppl):1936-8. PubMed PMID: 16929484.

2. Haynes MA. National Action Plan on Breast Cancer workshop on multicultural aspects of cancer
etiology. A conceptual framework for the planning of ethno-oncology. Cancer. 2000 March 1; 88(5 Suppl): 1189-92.
PubMed PMID: 10705353.

3: Prout GR Jr, Wesley MN, Greenberg RS, Chen VW, Brown CC, Miller AW, Weinstein
RS, Robboy SJ, Haynes MA, Blacklow RS, Edwards BK. Bladder cancer: race
differences in extent of disease at diagnosis. Cancer. 2000 Sep 15;89(6):1349-58.
PubMed PMID: 11002231.

4: Wu LY, Semenya KA, Hardy RE, Hargreaves MK, Robinson SB, Pederson L, Sung JF,
Haynes MA. Cancer rate differentials between blacks and whites in three
metropolitan areas: a 10-year comparison. J Natl Med Assoc. 1998 Jul;90(7):410-6.
PubMed PMID: 9685776; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2608358.

5. Haynes MA. The management of prostate cancer in blacks: the physician's dilemma intensified. Comprehensive Therapy. 1996July;22(7):449-453. PMID: 8866197. CDU Library Resource

6: Robinson SB, Ashley M, Haynes MA. Attitude of African-Americans regarding
prostate cancer clinical trials. J Community Health. 1996 Apr;21(2):77-87. PubMed
PMID: 8728357.

7: Robinson SB, Ashley M, Haynes MA. Attitudes of African Americans regarding
screening for prostate cancer. J Natl Med Assoc. 1996 Apr;88(4):241-6. PubMed
PMID: 8648660; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2608049.

8. Mayberry RM, Coates RJ, Hill HA, Click LA, Chen VW, Austin DF, Redmond CK, Fenoglio-Preiser CM, Hunter CP, Haynes MA, et al Determinants of black/white differences in colon cancer survival. JNCI : Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 1995 Nov;87(22):1686-1693. PMID:7473817. CDU Library Resource

9. Haynes MA, Lee AB. Medunsa and the training of black doctors for South Africa. Academic Medicine. 1995 Feb;70(2):115–21. PMID:7865036

10. Coates RJ, Greenberg RS, Liu MT, Correa P, Harlan LC, Reynolds P, Fenoglio-Preiser CM, Haynes MA, Hankey BF, Hunter CP, et al. Anatomic site distribution of colon cancer by race and other colon cancer risk factors. Diseases of the Colon & Rectum. 1995 Jan;38(1):42-50. PMID:7813344 CDU Library Resource

11: Haynes MA, Bernard LJ. Drew/Meharry/Morehouse Consortium Cancer Center: an
approach to targeted research in minority institutions. J Natl Med Assoc. 1992
Jun;84(6):505-11. PubMed PMID: 1608062; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2637728.

12. Haynes MA. Making cancer prevention effective for African-Americans.. Statistical Bulletin (Metropolitan Life Insurance Company : 1984). 1991 April;72(2):18-22. PMID:2063258.

13. Haynes MA. Minorities and a minor specialty.. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 1990 Nov; 6(6):309-310. PMID:2076296.

14: Haynes MA, Wolde-Tsadik G, Brown CP, Semenya K, Ahmed OI, McGrady GA. Cancer
rate differentials between blacks and whites of three metropolitan areas. J Natl
Med Assoc.
1989 Mar;81(3):237-41. PubMed PMID: 2709426; PubMed Central PMCID:

15. Haynes MA. Planning the future of the college. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 1989 Jan; 5(1):1.  PMID:2742783.

16. Haynes MA. Objectives and components of planned preventive maintenance. Hosp Eng. 1986 Jan;40(1):9, 11-12. PMID:10275878.

17: Lewis CE, Haynes MA, Susser M, Olive D. The role of academic medicine in
patient education. Panel discussion: implementing changes within the academic
medical center. Bull N Y Acad Med. 1985 Mar;61(2):203-11. PubMed PMID: 3857094;
PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1911825.

18: Haynes MA. The role of academic medicine in patient education. Implementing
change: a view from a medical school. Bull N Y Acad Med. 1985 Mar;61(2):184-8.
PubMed PMID: 3857092; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1911831.

19: Haynes MA. Charles R. Drew Postgraduate Medical School. West J Med. 1984
Feb;140(2):308-10. PubMed PMID: 6730487; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1021640.

20. Shuster AL, Cluff LE, Haynes MA, Hook EW, Rogers DE. An innovation in physician training. Journal of Medical Education.                                   1983;58(2):101–11. PMID: 6822980.

21: Haynes MA. Black leadership in medicine. J Natl Med Assoc. 1980
Apr;72(4):313-4. PubMed PMID: 7365818; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2552425.

22. Haynes MA. Health systems in America--now and in the future.Urban Health. 1979 Apr;8(3):28-30. PMID:10242418.

23. Haynes MA. Minorities and health statistics. Urban Health. 1975 Jun;4(3):14. PMID:10238368.

24. Haynes MA. Influence of social background In medical education. Journal of Medical Education. 1973;48(12):45–48. PMID:4750484.

25: Haynes MA. Community medicine in California. Drew Postgraduate Medical
School. Calif Med. 1973 Apr;118(4):79-81. PubMed PMID: 4692188; PubMed Central
PMCID: PMC1455028.

26: Haynes MA, Gottlieb P, Lewis S. Health problems in the Martin Luther King,
Jr., Hospital Service area. Implications for a Community Medicine Program. Calif
1973 Apr;118(4):105-9. PubMed PMID: 4692173; PubMed Central PMCID:

27. Haynes MA. Unifying health care. Hospitals. 1970 Mar 16;44(6):67-70. PMID:5416384.

28: Haynes MA. Professionals and the community confront change. Am J Public
Health Nations Health.
1970 Mar;60(3):519-23. PubMed PMID: 5461532; PubMed
Central PMCID: PMC1348815.

29. Haynes MA. Problems Facing the Negro In Medicine. JAMA. 1969;210(8):1593–1594. PMID:5394896.

30: Haynes MA. The distribution of black physicians in the United States, 1967. J
Natl Med Assoc.
1969 Nov;61(6):470-3. PubMed PMID: 5359194; PubMed Central PMCID:

31: Haynes MA. The National Medical Association's health program for the inner
city. J Natl Med Assoc. 1968 Sep;60(5):420-3. PubMed PMID: 5678914; PubMed
Central PMCID: PMC2611506.