School of Pharmacy News Archive

School of Pharmacy faculty receives award, funding for research
February 26, 2021 · News Release, School of Pharmacy
Melinda Varney, Ph.D., assistant professor for the Marshall University School of Pharmacy, has been selected to receive a 2021 American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy New Investigator Award (AACP NIA).  The award includes funding to support her research on the deficiency of immune regulators IRGM, TIFAB and miR-146 in hematologic cancers. “I hope that our
School of Pharmacy hosts third drive-thru food collection for Facing Hunger Foodbank
February 23, 2021 · News Release, School of Pharmacy
Marshall School of Pharmacy’s Phi Delta Chi chapter is hosting a drive-thru food collection for the Facing Hunger Foodbank. Friday, Feb. 26, between noon and 5 p.m. 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 recognized with national pharmacy association award
December 10, 2020 · News Release, School of Pharmacy
Charles “C.K.” Babcock, Pharm.D., associate professor for the Marshall University School of Pharmacy, has been selected to receive a 2021 American Pharmacists Association (APhA) GenerationRx Award of Excellence. The annual award recognizes a pharmacist who has demonstrated a commitment to the mission of substance abuse education.
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.