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  • 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.

  • 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.