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  • Highland CEO returns to roots to help recognize outstanding students

    Thursday, April 16, 2015

    The President and Chief Executive Officer of Highland Hospital Association will join West Virginia University School of Nursing faculty and staff as they celebrate the achievements of outstanding nursing students at this year’s Lorita D. Jenab Lectureship. The lecture is a highlight of the School’s annual night of recognition, starting at 7 p.m. Friday, April 17 at the WVU Health Sciences Center’s Fukushima Auditorium.

  • School of Nursing to host Jenab Lectureship April 17

    Tuesday, April 7, 2015

    The WVU School of Nursing will host its annual spring event, the Lorita D. Jenab Lectureship: A Celebration of Scholarship, at 7 p.m. Friday, April 17, in Fukushima Auditorium.

  • WVU ICRC Exploratory Research Program issues call for concept papers

    Thursday, March 12, 2015

    The WVU Injury Control Research Center (ICRC) Exploratory Research Program (ERP) provides seed funding for innovative research in injury and/or violence prevention and control. The ERP is asking investigators to submit brief concept papers; those that show exceptional promise will then be asked to submit a full proposal.

  • WVU School of Nursing achieves 100 percent NCLEX pass rate

    Wednesday, March 11, 2015

    The West Virginia University School of Nursing Class of 2014 achieved a perfect 100 percent pass rate on the National Council Licensure Examination – Registered Nurse (NCLEX-RN) this year.

  • WVU lands several programs among US News’ top 100 grad rankings

    Wednesday, March 11, 2015

    Led by a first-time published ranking for chemical engineering, 13 West Virginia University programs are among the top 100 in U.S. News and World Report’s rankings of graduate programs released today. Rural medicine continued to be the top WVU program at 13.

  • Missionary in Madagascar completes WVU nursing degree from afar

    Thursday, November 20, 2014

    Aaron Santmyire, of Wiley Ford, W.Va., was traveling down the Manabolo River in southwest Madagascar when he decided to join the Doctor of Nursing Practice (D.N.P.) program at the West Virginia University School of Nursing.

  • Nursing Professor's discoveries could be a boost for stroke patients

    Thursday, November 6, 2014

    Beat the Clock: Nursing professor’s discoveries could be a boost for stroke patients

  • Missionary in Madagascar completes WVU Nursing Degree from afar

    Thursday, November 6, 2014

    Aaron Santmyire, of Wiley Ford, West Virginia, earned is Doctor of Nursing Practice Degree in 2013 from the WVU School of Nursing while working as a missionary in Madagascar.

  • WVU SON Graduate Programs Ranked 10th in Nation

    Thursday, October 30, 2014

    WVU School of Nursing online graduate programs rank 10th in the Nation, according to Graduate Programs Foundation. A non-profit organization, the Foundation has released its Fall 2014 Online Nursing Grad Rankings according to students, enumerating the best graduate programs in the country based on ratings and reviews from current or recent graduates.

  • NIH grants WVU $10.7 million for stroke research

    Wednesday, October 22, 2014

    With the help of a major federal grant, West Virginia University is bolstering its faculty and scientific research on stroke to mitigate the devastating effects of the disease across the state and the nation. The grant of $10.7 million over the next five years, including more than $2.1 million this year, will have a transformational effect on basic and translational stroke research at WVU. The funding will enhance mentoring and development of five junior investigators and their research programs as well as support core resources.