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Certified physician assistant joins Marshall Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
July 28, 2020 · Featured, Press Releases
Marshall Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery recently welcomed Erin K. Bateman, PA-C, to its team of providers. Bateman specializes in providing injectables such as Botox®. She has a background in skin care treatment and continues to provide care at Marshall Dermatology. She received her master’s degree from Shenandoah University in Winchester, Virginia, and is certified by
Endowment established in memory of Dr. Nell Bailey
July 28, 2020 · Featured, Press Releases
Grant and Kheng McGuire recently established the Nell Bailey Endowment for the Society of Yeager Scholars. Kheng McGuire has served on the Yeager Board of Directors since 2017 and Grant McGuire says the Bailey family meant a lot to them.
School of Medicine one of nine schools to offer Mission Act scholarships to veterans
July 23, 2020 · Featured, Press Releases
Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine was selected as one of nine medical schools to offer a new scholarship for veterans pursuing a career in medicine.
Five students win U.S. Department of State’s Gilman Scholarship
July 23, 2020 · Featured, Press Releases
Five Marshall University students have won Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarships to study abroad. Gilman Scholars receive up to $5,000 to apply towards their study abroad or internship program costs with additional funding available for the study of a critical language overseas.
President Gilbert invites public to read ‘Just Mercy’ and participate in virtual discussion groups
July 22, 2020 · Featured, Press Releases
Marshall University President Jerome A. Gilbert invites the public to join him and the university’s students, faculty and staff in reading and discussing the 2014 New York Times Bestseller "Just Mercy:  A Story of Justice and Redemption." The book was adapted for a 2019 movie starring Academy Award winner Jamie Foxx and focuses on the
Garrett named president of West Virginia Athletic Training Association
Dr. Zach Garrett, director of the Marshall University Professional Master of Science in Athletic Training (PMSAT) program, has been named president for the West Virginia Athletic Training Association (WVATA).
New Physician Assistant program earns accreditation-provisional status
July 21, 2020 · Featured, Press Releases
The Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant, Inc. (ARC-PA) has granted accreditation-provisional status to the new Physician Assistant program at Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine.
EDA award will bolster RCBI ability to deliver economic assistance during COVID-19 pandemic
July 15, 2020 · Featured, Press Releases
The Robert C. Byrd Institute (RCBI) at Marshall University has been awarded $300,000 by the U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) to boost its capacity to support regional economic development in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Researcher awarded $750,000 to study relationship between stress and addiction
July 15, 2020 · Featured, Press Releases
Price E. Dickson, Ph.D., an assistant professor in the department of biomedical sciences at the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, was recently awarded a grant from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) to further his research on the genetic relationship between stress and addiction.
Marshall Health’s section of gastroenterology continues growth
July 15, 2020 · Featured, Press Releases
Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, Marshall Health and Cabell Huntington Hospital welcome Pramod Pantangi, M.D., to their team of gastroenterologists.