School of Medicine invites Marshall community to scholarship fundraiser

OutstandinginOurFieldInvitation_06-07-14_squareThe Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine and two Marshall “first ladies,” Jane Kopp and Mary Shapiro, are issuing an invitation to attend “Outstanding in Our Field,” a medical school scholarship fundraiser scheduled for Saturday, June 7, at 1511 County Road 65 in Proctorville, Ohio.

Co-sponsored by Cabell Huntington Hospital and St. Mary’s Medical Center, the event is being hosted by Dr. Bobby and Eric Hardin-Miller.

The festivities begin with a 6:30 p.m. reception, followed by a food and wine pairing at 7 p.m. featuring Chef Steven Nakano, JCESOM Class of 2015; Sous Chef Dr. Joseph Shapiro, dean of the School of Medicine, and Judge Dan O’Hanlon, sommelier. Dancing to the Jillettes from northeast Ohio takes place from 9 to 11 p.m., with Donnah Wolodkin Whitaker, class of 1984. Attire will be what is termed “country casual.”

Tickets are $125 a person and may be ordered by contacting Tami Fletcher at (304) 691-1701 or by e-mail at   Checks should be made payable to the Marshall University Foundation and sent to her at 1600 Medical Center Drive, Huntington, WV  25701. The deadline for reservations is Monday, June 2.


Click to view invitation with reservation form.