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  • Mindful Morsel series kicks off Sept. 14

    Friday, September 8, 2017

    The Mindfulness Work Group at WVU Health Sciences is pleased to offer Mindful Morsels, a series of talks aimed at providing the community with opportunities to learn more about mindfulness and explore practical applications that can improve our sense of connection and compassion.

  • WVU Institute for Community and Rural Health Accepting Applications for RUSH 2017

    Wednesday, September 6, 2017

    RUSH (Rural Undergraduate Shadowing in Healthcare) Program is now accepting applications for 2017!

  • Rural Health Interest Group Meeting September 11, 2017

    Wednesday, September 6, 2017

    Join us Monday, September 11th at noon for the first #RuralHealthInterestGroup meeting of the semester as we welcome Dr. Larry Rhodes, Professor Department of Pediatrics

  • Global Health Week at WVU Health Sciences to be held Sept. 25-29

    Friday, September 1, 2017

    The School of Medicine will kick-off the 2017 Global Health Week on Sept. 25 with daily lectures and featuring a preview of the documentary, “Clinica De Migrantes: Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness” on Wed., Sept. 27 at noon. Lunch is provided to those who RSVP by Sept. 15.

  • Student and faculty international travel grants available

    Friday, September 1, 2017

    In honor of the legacy of a 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.

  • Meet Lucas, WVU Health Sciences’ new certified visitation dog

    Wednesday, August 30, 2017

    At any given time, we all appreciate the unconditional affection, softness and friendliness of a dog. Something about an animal, particularly a dog, just puts people at ease.

  • WVU, Uniformed Services University form unique collaboration to combat the opioid epidemic

    Thursday, August 24, 2017

    Drawing from the latest strategies and techniques in battlefield medicine, leaders from West Virginia University are collaborating with the Uniformed Services University’s Defense and Veterans Center for Integrative Pain Management (DVCIPM) to combat opioid misuse and addiction in the state of West Virginia.

  • WVU School of Dentistry class of 2021 arrives

    Monday, August 14, 2017

    The West Virginia University School of Dentistry welcomed 50 new students this week who will work over the next four years to become dentists. The dental class of 2021 gathered at an annual professionalism assembly Aug. 11.

  • West Virginia health research gets $55 million boost

    Tuesday, August 1, 2017

    MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Recommitting themselves to bring the benefits of research out of labs and hospitals and into the lives of West Virginia people and communities, a coalition of federal agencies, universities, hospitals and clinics will develop dozens of efforts over the next five years to battle addiction and cancer and reduce the impact of cardiovascular and neurological diseases.

  • Academy of Excellence in Teaching and Learning applications being accepted

    Thursday, July 20, 2017

    The WVU Health Sciences Faculty Development Program is now accepting applications, CVs and biographies for the 2017 Academy of Excellence in Teaching and Learning.