Dr. Michael A. Hunter was a Hemophiliac infected with HIV by a blood transfusion of Factor VIII concentrate when he was 15 years old. Dr. Mike, as he was commonly referred to by his family and friends, graduated from Grambling High School in May of 1984. During his time at GHS, he was an honor student, band member (marching, concert, and jazz bands), statistician for the varsity basketball team, president of the student council, and a member of the National Honor Society.
Dr. Mike graduated from Xavier University in New Orleans, Louisiana with a degree in Biology. On May 16, 1993, he was awarded the Doctor of Medicine Degree from UCLA-Drew in Los Angeles, California. He spent his residency at Martin Luther King/Charles R. Drew Medical Center in Obstetrics and Gynecology.