Accreditation Statements

The programs of the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine are accredited by the following agencies:

Medical Doctor (MD) Degree
Liaison Committee on Medical Education (www.lcme.org)

Master of Science (MS) / Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Biomedical Sciences
Higher Learning Commission / North Central Association (www.ncahlc.org)

Residency & Fellowship Programs
Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (www.acgme.org)

  • Family Practice Residency
  • Internal Medicine Residency
  • Internal Medicine / Cardiology Fellowship
  • Internal Medicine / Endocrinology Fellowship
  • Internal Medicine / Pulmonary Fellowship
  • Medicine / Pediatrics Residency
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology Residency
  • Orthopaedic Surgery Residency
  • Pediatrics Residency
  • Surgery Residency


Continuing Medical Education
Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (www.accme.org)

Forensic Science Program & Laboratory
American Association of Blood Banks (www.aabb.org)
Forensic Quality Services (www.forquality.org)
American Academy of Forensic Sciences (www.aafs.org)

Animal Resources Facility
Association for the Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care (www.aaalac.org)