School of Pharmacy News Archive

New Early Assurance programs give undergraduate students a jump on medical, pharmacy or physical therapy school
Applying to medical, pharmacy or physical therapy school can be time consuming and stressful. Students have to prepare and submit multiple documents — while at the same time staying on top of their undergraduate coursework. For Marshall University students committed to a career in one of these health professions, the process can now be substantially smoother thanks to three new “Early Assurance” programs.
School of Pharmacy initiates new honor society members
November 16, 2020 · News Release, School of Pharmacy
Marshall University School of Pharmacy inducted 14 members to Phi Lambda Sigma, a national pharmacy leadership society, at a virtual ceremony Friday, Nov. 13.
School of Pharmacy presents white coats to first-year pharmacy students
October 20, 2020 · News Release, School of Pharmacy
The Marshall University School of Pharmacy officially welcomed its newest class of pharmacy students at its ninth annual White Coat Ceremony, Saturday, Oct. 17 at Stephen J. Kopp Hall in Huntington. This year’s ceremony was adapted to accommodate mask and social distance mandates.  Each of the 69 students arrived at Kopp Hall with no more
School of Pharmacy staff member recognized for contributions to student enrollment
October 14, 2020 · News Release, School of Pharmacy
Megan Russell, director of recruitment and development for the Marshall University School of Pharmacy has been appointed president of the West Virginia Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (WVACRAO). She has also been selected by her peers throughout the state to receive the Rick Snow Award, which honors distinguished young professionals in college admissions,
Lewis and Riedel win annual School of Pharmacy competition
October 1, 2020 · School of Pharmacy
Fourth-year Marshall University School of Pharmacy students Alexandria Lewis and Taylor Riedel won the 2020 clinical skills competition sponsored by the Marshall University Student Society of Health-System Pharmacists.
School of Pharmacy, Walgreens to host drive-thru flu shot clinic
September 30, 2020 · School of Pharmacy
Marshall University School of Pharmacy in collaboration with Walgreens will conduct a drive-thru flu shot clinic Friday, Oct. 2, from 9 am to 1 pm, in the back parking lot of Stephen J. Kopp Hall on Charleston Avenue.
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.