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Professor receives $350,000 National Science Foundation research grant
July 28, 2015 · News Release
Dr. Elmer Price, professor of biological sciences, has been awarded a three-year, $350,000 research grant from the National Science Foundation.
Geohazards Technical Forum to address common transportation geological challenges shared by the Appalachian states
July 28, 2015 · News Release
Consultants, contractors and representatives of state and federal agencies involved with planning, monitoring, design and construction of transportation systems will gather in Huntington Aug. 4-6 for a technical forum.
Two local physicians join medical Alumni Association board
July 27, 2015 · News Release
The Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine Alumni Association recently elected two local physicians to its board of directors.
Sustainability Department hosts Fresh Market Day each Wednesday
July 24, 2015 · News Release
The Marshall University Sustainability Department is hosting its weekly Fresh Market Day from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. each Wednesday throughout the growing season in the Memorial Student Center on the Huntington campus.
School of Medicine welcomes 21 students for Project P.R.E.M.E.D.
July 24, 2015 · News Release
Twenty-one students from colleges and universities around the nation are scheduled to arrive Monday for the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine’s Project P.R.E.M.E.D. (Providing Real World Experiences for future Marshall Educated Doctors).
School of Medicine receives $1.22 million to promote primary care
July 22, 2015 · News Release
The department of family and community health at the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine has received a five-year, $1.22 million grant from the federal government to develop ways to educate and train new physicians in novel methods of primary care.
New pediatric oncologist joins Marshall School of Medicine
July 21, 2015 · News Release
Paul Finch, M.D., a board-certified and fellowship-trained pediatric oncologist/hematologist, has joined the department of pediatrics at the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine and the Edwards Comprehensive Cancer Center as an assistant professor.
Katherine J. Steele, M.D., chosen as July Resident of the Month
July 17, 2015 · News Release
Third-year family medicine resident physician Katherine J. Steele, M.D., has been selected as the July 2015 Resident of the Month.
Research students receive NASA grants
July 17, 2015 · News Release
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – Four biomedical science Ph.D. students from the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine have received West Virginia Space Grant Consortium Graduate Research Fellowship grants to fund their continued dissertation research in a variety of disease-related areas.
School of Pharmacy names Oklahoma scientist and educator to administrative position
July 16, 2015 · News Release
M.O. Faruk Khan, M. Pharm, B. Pharm, Ph.D., M.B.A, chairman of the department of pharmaceutical sciences at the Southwestern Oklahoma State University College of Pharmacy, has been named chairman of the department of pharmaceutical sciences and research at the Marshall University School of Pharmacy.