The Newsletter for Marshall University                                      July 18, 2018

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School of Pharmacy accreditation extended through 2022

The Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) has extended the accreditation term for the Marshall School of Pharmacy’s doctoral program until June 30, 2022. The program first earned accreditation status in 2016, when it was awarded the initial two-year term standard for new programs. With the addition of four years, the term has now reached the customary six-year term between …

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For more information, contact Jamie Falls at Cabell Huntington Hospital at 304-526-2630.

 

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Family and friends honor Dr. Robert B. Hayes through a memorial scholarship

Family and friends of Dr. Robert B. Hayes, former president of Marshall University who served from 1974 to 1983, have established a memorial scholarship in his name. The scholarship will benefit full-time, undergraduate students in the College of Education and Professional Development. The Hayes family formerly created the Ruth Harrison Hayes Memorial Scholarship in memory of their mother. This scholarship …

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Marshall Health introduces innovative ACL reconstruction procedure

An innovative procedure that uses a patient’s bone marrow to repair and reconstruct the Anterior Cruciate Ligament, or ACL, is now available at Marshall Orthopaedics ACL injuries, which involve a ligament sprain or tear, are among the most common knee injuries. Unlike the traditional surgery used to reconstruct a torn ACL, this minimally invasive technique uses a bone marrow aspiration …

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Speech and Hearing Center first in West Virginia to offer Parkinson’s Disease voice treatment; new clients being accepted

The Marshall University Speech and Hearing Center is the first clinic in West Virginia to offer an innovative voice treatment for individuals with Parkinson's Disease. The new therapy regime, SPEAK OUT! And LOUD Crowd, was developed at the Parkinson Voice Project and founded on the principles of Dr. Daniel R. Boone. This technique places emphasis on speaking with intent and …

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Lynda.com Campus offers technology help for vacations

“One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things” – Henry Miller.

Being able to protect, capture, and manage your vacation is very important. Lynda Campus provides you an easy way to do just that! Learn how to use technology to help keep you safe, get the most out of the mobile photography revolution, and boost …

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Faculty Achievement: Shah named to board of international team science organization

Darshana T. Shah, Ph.D., professor of pathology and associate dean for faculty advancement at the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, has been appointed to the board of directors of the International Network for the Science of Team Science (INSciTS). The science behind “team science” builds an evidence base for how to conduct, manage and support effective and …

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Marshall University sponsoring nationally recognized forum on geohazards’ impact on transportation

Engineers, geologists and transportation planners from across the region will gather in Baltimore, Maryland,  Tuesday, Aug. 7, to Thursday, Aug. 9, for the nationally recognized Appalachian States Coalition for Geohazards in Transportation’s 18th Annual Technical Forum, “Geohazards Impacting Transportation in the Appalachian Region.” Coordinated by Marshall’s Center for Environmental, Geotechnical and Applied Sciences (CEGAS), this year’s forum is hosted by …

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WMUL-FM students win Hermes Creative Awards

Students from WMUL-FM, received five Platinum Awards, seven Gold Awards and eight Honorable Mention Awards in The Hermes Creative Awards 2017-18 Competition, announced June 18 from Dallas, Texas. Administered by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals, the Hermes Creative Awards program is an international competition recognizing outstanding creativity, design, innovation, presentation and technical merit in emerging media, while promoting …

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The next regular issue of We Are...Marshall will be distributed July 25, 2018. Please send items for consideration to WAMnewsletter@marshall.edu by 5 p.m. Monday, July 23, 2018.

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