Health Sciences

HEALTH SCIENCES

 

DPT (Doctor of Physical Therapy)

DPT students who wish to provide community support.

Marshall Women’s Association for Health (MWAH)

An organization dedicated to raising awareness and increasing education about women’s health issues.

Men’s Health Review

Discuss and review men’s health magazine.

Student Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (SAND)

Organization for dietetics students that promotes health and wellness to the community.

Wilderness Medicine Interest Group, MUSOM

A group promoting wilderness medicine.

American Medical Student Association (Pre-AMSA)

This organization provides a place for future physician-in-training to network and learn about entering medical school.

American Pharmacists Association Academy of Student Pharmacists

To be the collective voice of student pharmacists, provide opportunities for professional growth, improve patient care, and envision and advance the future of pharmacy

Emergency Medicine Interest Group, MUSOM

We have monthly meetings with local ER doctors to discuss topics in emergency medicine. We also have hands on workshops to learn common ER procedures.

Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA)

HOSA is a student organization whose goal is to prepare students for a successful career in the field of healthcare through competitions.

Health Spectrum Alliance

The HAS of JCESOM is dedicated to cultivating a healthy, inclusive environment where medical professionals and students of all sexual orientations, gender identities, and gender expressions are able to collaborate in order to optimize the delivery of healthcare in the Tri-State area.

Medical Spanish Interest Group

An interest group dedicated to providing lessons in Medical Spanish, as well as opportunities to learn culturally competent medical practices.

Opthalmology Interest Group, MUSOM

To investigate opthalmology as a career through educational meetings, peer to peer sharing experiences, inviting ophthalmologists to be guest speakers and community service.

Pharmacy Club

An academic and social organization for students interested in pursuing a career in the field of pharmacy. This organization will also support the general public of the tri-state area through periodic social outreach events.

Pre-Dental

To provide information and conduct activities that will expose members in preparation of dental school. This club will be involved with volunteer opportunities in the community as well

Pre-Physical Therapy Club

Students interested in applying for and attending physical therapy school.

Pre-Physician Assistant

The purpose is to inform prospective P.A. applicants on the aspects of the profession, the programs currently in the nation and the application process. We establish a setting for like-minded individuals to discuss personal experiences, future plans, and concerns associated with the profession.

Pre-Vet Club

This organization is designed to promote the success rate of Marshall students who desire to purse a career in veterinary medicine, while also supporting their desires to help animals through volunteering and other acts.

Student Nurse Association

SNA provides an opportunity to become involved in nursing related activities before graduation. Guest speakers at meetings provide a better understanding of the options a nurse has after graduation from a undergraduate BSN program.

Student Society of Health System Pharmacists, Marshall University (MUSSHP)

MUSSHP is a student organization that will be associated with the ASHP. MUSSHP will focus on the development of becoming a pharmacist within the healthcare system, research and education. As students, we will advocate learning through commitment to our studies and the involvement in the community of Huntington. MUSSHP will promote continuing education upon completion of our Doctorate of Pharmacy Degree with additional opportunities such as residencies or fellowships supported by ASHP. MUSSHP encourages career planning by exploring all options available to students upon graduation from MUSOP.

Surgery Interest Group, MUSOM

The Marshall Surgery Interest Group is an organization concerned with exposing medical students to opportunities and experiences in surgical medicine for the purposes of fostering an interest in a career in surgical subspecialties.