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  • With severe storm approaching the East Coast, WVU reminds campus community about safety and resources

    Tuesday, September 11, 2018

    The West Virginia University Police and Office of Emergency Management urges students, faculty and staff to be prepared as the state braces for the impact of Hurricane Florence, making landfall along the East Coast later this week.

  • Constitution Day program September 17 will discuss education rights

    Tuesday, September 11, 2018

    West Virginia University’s annual observance of Constitution Day will focus on the right to an education.

  • Health Sciences Library to host opening reception for "Art & Health" exhibit on Sept. 20

    Monday, September 10, 2018

    The Health Sciences Library will host an opening reception for the exhibit “Art & Health: Artwork by Healthcare Professionals at WVU” on Sept. 20 from noon to 1 p.m. at the Health Sciences Center Pylons.

  • Nancy Sanders memorial student and faculty travel and research abroad grants open to submissions

    Thursday, September 6, 2018

    In honor of the legacy of long-time staff member in WVU’s Global Health Program, the Global Engagement Office (GEO) at Health Sciences is pleased to announce that the application period for the Nancy Sanders Memorial Student Travel Grant and the Nancy Sanders Memorial Faculty Research Abroad Grant is now open. Nancy was instrumental in establishing WVU’s highly successful and nationally distinguished Tropical Medicine Course. She enjoyed meeting people from all over the world, and she made every visitor feel welcomed and loved. In the same spirit of her tireless work, hospitality and kindness, the GEO administers these grants to support the development and cultivation of international collaborations for faculty and students. Up to five student awards of $2,000.00 each are available for the academic year. One of these five student awards is prioritized for an outbound placement through the Visiting Student Learning Opportunities (VSLO) program of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC). One faculty research award of $10,000 is available.  Applicant eligibility, program details, and application instructions can be found on the GEO webpage. The deadline for submission for both grant awards is Friday, October 12, 2018. For more information, contact the GEO Office: Web: E-mail: Phone: 304-581-1820

  • Sign Up for Mindfulness Programs Happening this Fall

    Thursday, September 6, 2018

    Are you feeling stressed out or overwhelmed? Try out one or all of our mindfulness programs .

  • Gillison to present Annual DeLynn Lecture

    Thursday, August 30, 2018

    The WVU Cancer Institute will hold its Annual DeLynn Lecture with Maura L. Gillison, MD, PhD, who will lecture on HPV and the Host Genome, at 4 pm on Tuesday, Sept. 4, in the WVU Health Sciences Center's Fukushima Auditorium (room 1901). A Q&A session will follow the lecture. The event is free and open to the public. For those who cannot attend, the event also will be webcast.

  • National Institutes of Health: Building Research Capacity in West Virginia

    Wednesday, August 29, 2018

    U.S. Congressman David B. McKinley, has invited National Institutes of Health officials to the WVU Health Sciences Center to participate in several workshops and discussion groups September 19 - 20. Faculty, staff, students and post-doctoral fellows are encouraged to take advantage of this opportunity to learn about emerging NIH initiatives and to participate in focused workshops with NIH staff.

  • Mindful Café and Burger Shop coming soon to The Market at WVU with more options to be announced

    Wednesday, August 29, 2018

    The Market at the WVU Health Sciences Center will soon be a culinary destination that provides students, staff and faculty with a variety of food and beverage choices at affordable prices.

  • Ceremony marks students' focus on clinical care

    Saturday, August 25, 2018

    On Saturday, August 25, 2018, faculty, family and friends observed the progression of the 46 men and women who make up the Class of 2020 in a formal ceremony reinforcing the drive and motivation of our future dentists.

  • Food options available while The Market at Health Sciences undergoes updates

    Thursday, August 23, 2018

    The Market at WVU Health Sciences will continue to operate on a limited basis in preparation for the switch to new food vendor, Sodexo. Hugh Baby’s will cease operations on Fri., Aug. 24. Panini Pete’s will continue to offer a limited menu through Aug. 31, and food trucks will be available starting the week of Aug. 27.