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  • WVU’s Brumage named new director of state Office of Drug Control Policy

    Monday, February 5, 2018

    Dr. Michael Brumage, assistant dean for public health practice and service at the West Virginia University School of Public Health, will lead the effort against West Virginia’s opioid drug crisis.

  • Feb. 21 panel event to address "The Realities of Being a Minority Student at a PWI"

    Friday, February 2, 2018

    The Office of Equity Assurance (Title IX) students, faculty and staff to an informal panel discussion entitled: "The Realities of Being a Minority Student at a PWI." The event will take place on Wednesday, February 21 from 5–7 p.m. in G20 Ming Hsieh.

  • WVCTSI announces 3 spring funding opportunities

    Friday, February 2, 2018

    The West Virginia Clinical and Translational Science Institute (WVCTSI) has released requests for applications (RFA) for the Collaborative,  Launch Pilot Grant, and Small Grant funding opportunities.

  • WVU Rural Health Day 2018

    Thursday, February 1, 2018

    Registration is now open for the 3rd annual WVU Rural Health Day on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at the WVU Health Sciences Center in Morgantown. The purpose of WVU Rural Health Day is to give pre-health students interested in rural medicine the opportunity to hear about and participate in activities that will enhance, impassion, and provide support in the sometimes daunting path to applying to medical school.

  • WVU’s Interprofessional Education Week theme is “WHY”

    Thursday, February 1, 2018

    The Office of Interprofessional Education has organized an exceptional group of speakers that will take on the theme of wellness, health and you (WHY) during the 2018 Interprofessional Education (IPE) week. A series of events and poster presentations are scheduled for March 19 - 23 at the Health Sciences Center, and all faculty, staff and students are invited to attend.

  • Free children’s dental exams to be offered Feb. 9

    Thursday, January 25, 2018

    WVU Dental Care will celebrate National Children’s Dental Health Month by offering free examinations, screening X-rays if needed, and fluoride treatments to children ages one to 17 from 9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 9 in the WVU Pediatric Dentistry Clinic.

  • Dr. Jim Withers: Bringing “street medicine” to the homeless

    Thursday, January 25, 2018

    For more than two decades, Dr. Jim Withers has been doing street rounds in Pittsburgh, PA, providing medical care to the homeless. Withers, of Operation Safety Net (OSN) and a 2015 Top 10 CNN Hero will be giving a talk on homelessness and street medicine on the WVU Health Sciences Campus on Monday February 12. The public event will be at noon in the Okey Patteson Auditorium. Guests are also invited for refreshments and the chance to speak with Dr. Withers following the talk in the Pylons area.

  • New workshop addresses managing conflict in laboratories

    Friday, January 19, 2018

    A new workshop, hosted by the Office of Research and Graduate Education, will introduce basic concepts in relation to conflict in the lab and how to best identify it, manage and address it.

  • National Center of Excellence in Women's Health to host Women on Wellness Day

    Monday, January 8, 2018

    The National Center of Excellence in Women's Health at West Virginia University and LIBERA will host a one-day event focused on improving health. Women on Wellness Day will take place Saturday, March 3, from 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at Chestnut Ridge Church in Morgantown.

  • Faculty and staff rewarded for service, curiosity, respect and appreciation

    Wednesday, January 3, 2018

    Before ascending into 2018, Dr. Anthony “Tom” Borgia, dean of the WVU School of Dentistry, took a final chance at the school’s January retreat for faculty and staff to commemorate West Virginia University’s 150th anniversary, reflect on our Mountaineer values, and celebrate a few of the School of Dentistry’s strengths – OUR FACULTY AND STAFF.