Marshall University News http://www.marshall.edu/ We Are...Marshall! The official News feed of Marshall University. Thu, 01 Jan 70 00:33:37 +0000 en-us Copyright 2014 Marsall University. All Rights Reserved. 20 $800,000 STEM grant to bolster graduate education https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/09/22/800000-stem-grant-bolster-graduate-education/ https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/09/22/800000-stem-grant-bolster-graduate-education/ The Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine and the university's College of Science have received a nearly $800,000 science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) grant from the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission (HEPC) to enhance graduate education opportunities. Thu, 01 Jan 70 00:33:37 +0000 Amicus Curiae Lecture Series to open with Georgetown University professor https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/09/20/amicus-curiae-lecture-series-open-next-week-georgetown-university-professor/ https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/09/20/amicus-curiae-lecture-series-open-next-week-georgetown-university-professor/ The Amicus Curiae Lecture Series, sponsored by the Simon Perry Center for Constitutional Democracy at Marshall University and supported by a grant from the West Virginia Humanities Council, will open its 2017-18 series on Thursday, Sept. 28, with a lecture by Georgetown University Professor Jason Brennan titled "Is Democracy the Best System?" Thu, 01 Jan 70 00:33:37 +0000 School of Medicine hosts prenatal substance abuse and exposure roundtable https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/09/19/school-medicine-hosts-prenatal-substance-abuse-exposure-roundtable/ https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/09/19/school-medicine-hosts-prenatal-substance-abuse-exposure-roundtable/ The Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine welcomed West Virginians for Affordable Health Care and the West Virginia Perinatal Partnership to its medical campus Friday, Sept. 15, for a roundtable discussion about prenatal substance abuse and exposure, particularly neonatal abstinence syndrome, or NAS. Thu, 01 Jan 70 00:33:37 +0000 More than 90 employers expected to attend Fall Career Expo https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/09/19/90-employers-expected-attend-fall-career-expo/ https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/09/19/90-employers-expected-attend-fall-career-expo/ Marshall University's Office of Career Education will conduct its annual Fall Career Expo from 1 to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 3, in the Memorial Student Center's Don Morris Room on the university's Huntington campus. The expo is open to all Marshall students, faculty and alumni. Employers will be sharing information about part-time, full-time and internship positions. Thu, 01 Jan 70 00:33:37 +0000 Annual health and wellness fair to be held Sept. 26 https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/09/19/annual-health-wellness-fair-held-sept-26/ https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/09/19/annual-health-wellness-fair-held-sept-26/ Marshall University will sponsor its annual Health and Wellness Fair from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Tuesday, September 26, on the Memorial Student Center plaza. Thu, 01 Jan 70 00:33:37 +0000 Grant to boost number of behavioral health experts in the region https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/09/19/grant-boost-number-behavioral-health-experts-region/ https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/09/19/grant-boost-number-behavioral-health-experts-region/ Marshall University has been awarded $854,272 from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) for the Behavioral Health Workforce Education and Training Program (BHWET). The university will receive $213,568 each year for the next four years with the aim of increasing the number of behavioral health providers serving underserved populations and people in rural areas. Thu, 01 Jan 70 00:33:37 +0000 Marshall Health names new director of pharmacy services https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/09/18/marshall-health-names-new-director-pharmacy-services/ https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/09/18/marshall-health-names-new-director-pharmacy-services/ Jeffrey A. Fenerty, R.Ph., has been named the director of pharmacy services for Marshall Health effective today, Monday, Sept. 18. Thu, 01 Jan 70 00:33:37 +0000 Fellowship-trained cardiologists join School of Medicine faculty https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/09/18/fellowship-trained-cardiologists-join-marshall-school-medicine-faculty/ https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/09/18/fellowship-trained-cardiologists-join-marshall-school-medicine-faculty/ Affan Irfan, M.D. (left), and Paul Okhumale, M.D., recently joined Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine and Marshall Health as cardiologists. Thu, 01 Jan 70 00:33:37 +0000 School of Medicine student receives fellowship to study in the Republic of the Congo https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/09/14/marshall-school-medicine-student-receives-fellowship-study-republic-congo/ https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/09/14/marshall-school-medicine-student-receives-fellowship-study-republic-congo/ Matthew Jeremiah Matson, an M.D./Ph.D. student at the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, has been named a 2017 recipient of the Benjamin H. Kean Travel Fellowship in Tropical Medicine by the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH). Thu, 01 Jan 70 00:33:37 +0000 Simpson named director of BB&T Center for the Advancement of American Capitalism https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/09/14/simpson-named-director-bbt-center-advancement-american-capitalism/ https://www.marshall.edu/ucomm/2017/09/14/simpson-named-director-bbt-center-advancement-american-capitalism/ Bob Simpson, former interim dean of the Lewis College of Business, has been named the new director of the BB&T Center for the Advancement of American Capitalism. Thu, 01 Jan 70 00:33:37 +0000