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  • Health in West Virginia: The Next 150 Years

    Monday, March 5, 2018

    West Virginia University President E. Gordon Gee will join Health Sciences Vice President and Executive Dean Clay Marsh, M.D., and WVU Medicine-WVU Hospitals President and CEO Albert L. Wright Jr., at a Health Sciences Town Hall on Wed., March 28 at noon in Okey Patteson Auditorium. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Showcase your innovation, design or idea for a new venture

    Friday, March 2, 2018

    WVU’s Demo Day is an opportunity for students, faculty and staff from across WVU’s IDEA Ecosystem to demonstrate their work in innovation, entrepreneurship and design. Register online through March 21.

  • Virginia interprofessional Summit for Addiction Education set for March 29 in Charlottesville

    Thursday, March 1, 2018

    The first Virginia Interprofessional Summit for Addiction Education will kick off on Thursday, March 29, in in Charlottesville, Virginia.

  • Shaping positive oral health habits early

    Wednesday, February 28, 2018

    West Virginia University School of Dentistry students eagerly share oral hygiene information as fast as they are learning it. 

  • Public Health professor offers Charleston community solutions to teen substance abuse

    Friday, February 23, 2018

    Dr. Alfgeir Kristjansson, an assistant professor in the WVU School of Public Health, will lead three community sessions in Kanawha County on Monday, Feb. 26, focused on evidence-based, effective solutions to curbing teen substance abuse. 

  • Pediatric dentistry brightens 92 smiles

    Thursday, February 15, 2018

  • WVU Festival of Ideas to host panel of six opioid crisis experts

    Monday, February 12, 2018

    Six experts on the state’s opioid crisis will take part in a panel discussion Feb. 20 in the Charleston Civic Center Little Theater as part of West Virginia University’s Festival of Ideas. “Understanding the Opioid Epidemic” starts at 7:30 p.m., and is co-sponsored by The Charleston Gazette-Mail. 

  • WVU groups to host body positivity event Feb. 19

    Friday, February 9, 2018

    Groups and organizations across West Virginia University are collaborating to create a night of body acceptance for students. The WVU Collegiate Recovery Program, WELLWVU, Carruth Center, WVU Medicine Student Health and the WVU Women’s Resource Center will host “Accepting EveryBODY” on February 19, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the WVU Recreation Center, Meeting Room A.

  • Nominations for Women in Science and Health Awards now open

    Thursday, February 8, 2018

    Sponsored by the Women in Science and Health (WISH) Committee, the Women in Science and Health Awards recognize outstanding achievements made by women working at West Virginia University Health Sciences.

  • Over-the-Counter Medication Donations Needed for Honduras

    Wednesday, February 7, 2018

    Nurse Practitioner and DNP students from the WVU School of Nursing will provide primary care services in remote areas of Honduras in April. The team members pay their own way and bring all medications and supplies needed for the week.