School of Pharmacy News Archive

Marshall pharmacy students to host Hurricane Relief Drive
September 16, 2020 · School of Pharmacy
Marshall University School of Pharmacy’s Class of 2024 is hosting a Hurricane Laura Relief drive-thru collection Saturday, Sept. 19, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 20, from 1-5 p.m.
School of Pharmacy hosts second drive-thru food collection for Facing Hunger Food Bank
September 11, 2020 · School of Pharmacy
The Marshall School of Pharmacy is once again hosting a drive-thru food collection for the Facing Hunger Food Bank Friday, Sept. 18, between 1 and 4 pm. Donors may enter the Charleston Avenue side of Stephen J. Kopp Hall and exit via 11th Street. Non-perishable food items and cash will be accepted.
Faculty member receives national award for medicinal chemistry research
Marshall University School of Pharmacy assistant professor Velvet Journigan, Ph.D., has received a Young Investigators Award from the American Chemical Society (ACS) Division of Medicinal Chemistry (MEDI). This award recognizes young investigators within 10 years of the start of their independent careers who have made significant contributions to the field of medicinal chemistry.
Pharmacy school receives continuing education accreditation
August 5, 2020 · News Release, School of Pharmacy
The Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education has renewed the Marshall University School of Pharmacy’s continuing education (CE) provider status until 2025.
Scholarship created to encourage pharmacy students from the Fairfield community
Gayle A. Brazeau, Ph.D, dean of the Marshall University School of Pharmacy, and Daniel Brazeau, Ph.D., associate professor at the school, have endowed the Fairfield Community Pharmacy Scholarship.
School of Pharmacy faculty receive research funding
School of Pharmacy assistant professor Blair (Velvet) Journigan, Ph.D., has received a research award from the West Virginia Clinical and Translational Science Institute. The two-year grant of more than $150,000 will fund Journigan’s research on neuropathic pain.
School of Pharmacy initiates new honor society members
May 14, 2020 · School of Pharmacy
Ten Marshall University School of Pharmacy students and one faculty member joined the Rho Chi Society May 13 night during a private, virtual induction ceremony.
School of Pharmacy announces student scholarships, employee awards
May 12, 2020 · School of Pharmacy
The Marshall University School of Pharmacy announced this month its student scholarship awards for the 2020-2021 academic year. Recipients of the School of Pharmacy’s new employee award program were also announced in May. Nineteen students received the following scholarships; Four of the students received two scholarships. CVS Bilingual Scholarship: Desmond Besong CVS Pharmacy Scholarship: Melba
School of Pharmacy ranks among best pharmacy schools
Marshall University School of Pharmacy earned top ten status in a new college ranking system grouped by major and degree level that weighs earning potential, tuition and debt. GradReports.com, which used U.S. Department of Education data published in 2019, ranked Marshall’s School of Pharmacy the sixth best pharmacy school overall and for median salary ($122,000), 13th for median tuition ($19,522) and eighth for median debt ($86,145).
Information technology specialists produce face shields using 3-D printers
Information technology staff at Marshall University School of Pharmacy and Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine are lending their expertise to personal protection equipment (PPE) production. More than 100 face shields have been produced using 3-D printers, including one personally owned by staff and one at the School of Medicine usually dedicated to 3-D printing of anatomy for student training. The face shields have been provided to St. Mary’s Medical Center.