The Newsletter for Marshall University                                       June 17, 2020

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Speech and Hearing Center to host virtual dementia education event today

The Marshall University Speech and Hearing Center (MUSHC) will host a virtual education event for caregivers of people with dementia or other cognitive impairments.  This event is free to the public and will take place from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Wednesday, June 17. The course will provide basic information about dementia and cognitive impairments, and will highlight the role of …

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Georgiana Logan

Faculty member chosen for inaugural APHA advisory board

Dr. Georgiana Logan, a faculty member in the departments of health science and public health, is one of 35 individuals from across the world who have been appointed to the American Public Health Association’s (APHA) Center for Climate, Health and Equity inaugural advisory board. She will serve a two-year term. Logan, an assistant professor of health science and a research …

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Academic Affairs adds to faculty retirement list

The Office of Academic Affairs has added Dr. James Joy, who retired in December, and Jonathan Cox, professor of art and design, who plans to retire in August, both of whom were inadvertently left off the list published last week. Click below for the complete list as of June 10, 2020.

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Morgan Stickler

Dr. Morgan Stickler named June Resident of the Month

The Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine has named Morgan Stickler, M.D., its Resident of the Month for June, announced Paulette S. Wehner, M.D., vice dean of graduate medical education at the school. Stickler is completing her third and final year as a family medicine resident. She is also a member of the inaugural rural residency track at Marshall Health’s …

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Cyber forensics and security program named finalist for Forensic 4:Cast award

Marshall’s cyber forensics and security program is a finalist for the Forensic 4:Cast Digital Forensics and Incident Response (DFIR) Program or Training Course of the Year. Other finalists are Bloomsburg University’s digital forensics program and Cellebrite’s certified operator/physical analyst course. Forensic 4:Cast’s awards, established in 2009, honor organizations for exceptional work in 13 categories, also including DFIR Commercial Tool of …

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Deacon Stone, Tanner Huff

RCBI to improve accessibility to public makerspace

The Robert C. Byrd Institute (RCBI) at Marshall University will install specialized furniture and equipment in its Huntington makerspace to make 3D printers and other technology more accessible to individuals with mobility impairments, thanks to a grant from the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation. The late actor and his wife created the foundation to advance innovative research and improve quality …

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The next regular issue of We Are...Marshall will be distributed June 24, 2020. Please send items for consideration to WAMnewsletter@marshall.edu by 5 p.m. Monday, June 22, 2020.

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