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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.
Local health foods store, Crossfit Thunder join forces to raise money for Lose the Training Wheels summer camp
July 10, 2015 · News Release
Two local businesses committed to improving healthy lifestyles have joined together to raise money for Marshall University’s 5th annual Lose the Training Wheels summer camp, which teaches children with special needs how to ride bicycles.
Marshall Health and the School of Medicine welcome new surgeons
July 10, 2015 · News Release
The Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine welcomed Dr. James C. Kitchen and Dr. Nathaniel S. Adkins to its clinical faculty in the Department of Surgery.
DNA technical leader presents success of novel project to review sexual assault cases at national conference
July 9, 2015 · News Release
Marshall University Forensic Science Center DNA Technical Leader Jason Chute delivered a presentation about a successful pilot project to review and expedite sexual assault kit cases recently at the 12th Annual DNA Technical Workshop Bode West in Coronado, Calif.
Smith, McComas promoted to permanent roles
July 8, 2015 · News Release
Dr. Sherri Smith, is now associate vice president for academic affairs and dean of undergraduate studies and Dr. Karen McComas is executive director of the Center for Teaching and Learning.