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  • Health Sciences Innovation Center recognizes incubator companies Dec. 14

    Wednesday, November 29, 2017

    The Health Sciences Innovation Center will hold a year-end reception highlighting incubator companies and celebrating their accomplishments. Students, faculty, and staff are welcome to join for lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 14 at the WVU Rockefeller Neurosciences Institute atrium.

  • Berry to speak on public forum highlighting opioid crisis in rural America

    Tuesday, November 28, 2017

    An upcoming forum host by Congressman David McKinley will focus on the opioid crisis in rural America. The discussion will start at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 4 at University High School in Morgantown, and is open to the public.

  • Healthcare administrator to join WVU School of Public Health leadership

    Monday, November 20, 2017

    Continuing efforts to strengthen the public health presence at West Virginia University, the School of Public Health has added an experienced healthcare administrator to its leadership team. Later this month, Sarah Woodrum will join the School of Public Health as its new senior associate dean for administration.

  • New toys and volunteers needed for Christian Help's 36th annual toy giveaway

    Wednesday, November 15, 2017

    The holiday season is quickly approaching and we are asking for your support of Christian Help's 36th Annual annual toy giveaway at the new Armory.

  • More fun! More games!

    Wednesday, November 15, 2017

    WVU will celebrate the new Health Sciences Student Activity Center at noon Monday, Nov. 27. The Activity Center features a pool table, ping-pong, foosball and space to relax. It’s open to students 24 hours a day.

  • What a difference a day can make - from Dean Borgia

    Wednesday, November 15, 2017

    As we reflect upon WVU’s first-ever Day of Giving, we know the School of Dentistry has the most loyal and dedicated supporters.

  • WVU Institute for Community and Rural Health: Scholarship Applications Open

    Thursday, November 9, 2017

    The WVU Institute for Community and Rural Health is currently taking applications for the Medical Student and Dental Student Scholarship Programs. For more information and to apply:

  • Dentistry students focus on rural care and outreach

    Thursday, November 2, 2017

    A major part of the West Virginia University School of Dentistry experience is learning to practice in rural communities.

  • WVU researcher examines patient awareness of prescription drug risks

    Wednesday, November 1, 2017

    Prescription medications, including antidepressants and pain medications, can have various side effects and risks, and a West Virginia University researcher is examining whether patients understand the risks associated with driving. Robin Pollini, Associate Director of the WVU School of Public Health’s Injury Control Research Center, led a study on driver awareness of the potential effects of prescription medications.

  • WVU, community groups to host screening of ‘Heroin(e)’ documentary and discussion on opioid epidemic

    Thursday, October 26, 2017

    Several West Virginia University and community groups are joining efforts to discuss the Morgantown area’s approach to combatting the opioid epidemic. The WVU School of Public Health, Milan Puskar Health Right, the Monongalia County Health Department, WVU Collegiate Recovery Program, and WVU Student Government Association will host a November 16 community screening of the Netflix original short documentary “Heroin(e),” followed by a moderated panel discussion and audience Q&A. West Virginia Public Broadcasting is supporting the event.