Sports Medicine Institute to be dedicated with Sept. 6 ribbon-cutting ceremony

SportsMedicineMarshall University, Marshall Health and Cabell Huntington Hospital will celebrate the opening of the 22,500-square-foot Marshall Sports Medicine Institute, the final piece of the Chris Cline Athletic Complex, with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at noon, Sunday, Sept. 6, at the Sports Medicine Institute, 2211 Third Ave.

Among the speakers will be Mike Hamrick, Director of Athletics; Chad Pennington, Co-Chair, MU Athletics Vision Campaign; Gary G. White, Interim President; Kevin N. Fowler, President and CEO of Cabell Huntington Hospital; Dr. Charles E. “Chuck” Giangarra, Professor of Orthopaedics and Section Chief, Sports Medicine; Dr. Joseph I. Shapiro, Dean of the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine

Tours of the building and the MU Athletic Hall of Fame will follow the ceremony.


Photo: Dr. Greg Hendricks examines a patient at the new Sports Medicine Institute.