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  • 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. 

  • 3 ways to live healthier in 2018

    Wednesday, December 27, 2017

    WVU Medicine clinical dietitian Judy Siebart, RD, gives you tips to help you live healthier in the new year and meet your goals.

  • City seeks volunteers for health and wellness commission

    Friday, December 15, 2017

    The Morgantown City Council is recruiting health professionals, educators, and people enthusiastic about healthy living to serve on the newly formed Health and Wellness Commission.

  • Maynor named director of student affairs and academic initiatives

    Thursday, December 14, 2017

    Lena Maynor, PharmD, has been appointed director of student affairs and academic initiatives for the Health Sciences Center at West Virginia University.

  • 8 mental health tips to reduce holiday stress

    Monday, December 11, 2017

    Kathleen Reckart, LICSW, a clinical therapist at the WVU Medicine Healthy Minds Center, provides mental health tips to help you navigate the season with self-care in mind.