Faculty Details

Joseph E. Evans, MD, FAAP


Professor & Chair


General Pediatrics


Joseph Evans, MD is an Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Pediatrics at the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine at Marshall University. He is a graduate of the Marshall University School of Medicine. He completed his Pediatric residency at Columbus Children's Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. He remained at Columbus Children's Hospital for an additional year after being selected Chief Resident. Dr. Evans is a Board-certified pediatrician that has practiced Pediatrics in Huntington since 1986. He is also devoted to medical student education, serving as director for the Pediatrics clerkship, which has been voted consistently as the best clinical department for the past 10 years, by the third and fourth year Marshall University medical students.

Honors & Memberships

  • Member - American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Member - West Virginia State Medical Society
  • Member - Cabell County Medical Society


  • Certified: American Board of Pediatrics

Education & Training

  • Medical School: Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine (Huntington, W.Va.)
  • Residency: Columbus Children's Hospital (Columbus, Ohio)