Marietta Memorial Hospital has named Cherrie Cowan of Parkersburg as its new director of the Center for Wound Healing and Diabetes Education Program.
Cowan will have the primary duty of program management for the two nursing divisions.
Cowan was employed by Camden-Clark Memorial Hospital, where she worked in pediatrics, critical care, and staff education. She was previously employed in the Diabetes Wellness Center as program manager and most recently as the diabetes nurse practitioner.
Cowan is board certified in advanced diabetes management and administrative program management, family practice, and medical surgical nursing. She was recognized as the West Virginia Nurse of the Year in 1999, and also received a leadership award from the West Virginia State Nurses Association.