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  • DeLynn Lecture to feature researcher behind breast cancer drug Herceptin

    Wednesday, September 7, 2016

    Dennis Slamon, M.D., Ph.D., an internationally renowned physician scientist whose work led to the development of the breast cancer drug Herceptin, will deliver the 2016 Laurence and Jean DeLynn Lecture at 4 p.m., September 7, in the Fukushima Auditorium of the of the West Virginia University Health Sciences Center. A reception will follow in the Learning Center Commons.

  • August activities set for WVU Health Sciences campus

    Wednesday, August 17, 2016

    Welcome back to campus! As the Health Sciences community begins to buzz with excitement and activity, several events and activities have been organized to keep the energy flowing. 

  • Noted nursing expert joins WVU to lead research and scholarship efforts

    Monday, August 15, 2016

    Accomplished nursing professor and researcher Dr. Ubolrat “Diu” Piamjariyakul has been named Associate Dean for Research and Scholarship at the West Virginia University School of Nursing.

  • Athletic director to talk with health faculty & students

    Monday, August 15, 2016

    Shane Lyons, director of athletics at West Virginia University, will be the guest for this month’s “Connect with Clay” Wednesday, Aug. 17, at noon in Room 1905 Health Sciences North on the Morgantown campus.

  • Registration underway for WVU Medicine Expo

    Monday, August 15, 2016

    The deadline to register is Friday, Aug. 19.

  • Celebrate biomedical art at HSC Library Aug. 24

    Monday, August 8, 2016

    The National Institutes of Health Life: Magnified exhibition has turned life into art. This gift, displayed in the Pylons area and library at the Health Sciences Center, will enlighten and educate for years to come. 

  • Change comes from within

    Monday, August 8, 2016

    West Virginia University's responsibility as the state’s Land Grant University is to use the power of knowledge and human connection to lift up people everywhere in our state. But as they say on airplanes, in an emergency you should put on your own oxygen mask first, before you attempt to help others. You can’t be much help if you gasping for air. That’s why WVU's vice president for health sciences has asked a group of leaders from across WVU Medicine and the Health Sciences Center – and outside our campus – to join the new Quality of Life Initiative.

  • Couple ties the knot in infusion center

    Friday, August 5, 2016

    The WVU Cancer Institute was the site of the first-ever wedding held at the Mary Babb Randolph Cancer Center clinic.  Room 25 in the infusion center was decorated with flowers, balloons and a “congratulations” banner was draped across the windows this past Wednesday as Charity Boyden and Samuel Starcher exchanged wedding vows amidst a crowd of well-wishing nurses and staff members.  Allison Anderson, a chaplain from WVU Medicine’s Spiritual Care Department officiated the ceremony.

  • DHHR develops plan to transform West Virginia’s health care system with support from WVU

    Wednesday, July 27, 2016

    The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources and the WVU School of Public Health today released a major plan to improve the state’s health care system.

  • Robert Wood Foundation is currently seeking proposals: Pioneering Ideas

    Monday, July 25, 2016

    Throughout the year, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation accepts proposals that seek to put health first through innovative and cutting edge ideas.