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  • NIH awards WVU $1.8 million to widen health options for children

    Wednesday, September 21, 2016

    Seriously ill children across West Virginia will have easier access to new medical treatments in their own communities, thanks to a four-year, $1.8 million grant awarded to West Virginia University today by the National Institutes of Health.

  • WVU School of Nursing to offer faith community nursing education program

    Wednesday, September 14, 2016

    For many cities and towns, faith-based organizations are integral to the overall well-being of these communities. During the past 10 years there has been an enhanced interest from healthcare professionals to address the unique needs of these organizations. To address this growing area of specialization within the nursing community, the West Virginia University School of Nursing will launch a new faith community nursing certificate course in fall 2016.

  • WVU’s Women on Wellness retreat set for Sept. 24 in Marion County

    Tuesday, September 13, 2016

    The annual Marion County Women on Wellness (WOW) retreat, in partnership with the Mannington WOW Community Partnership planning committee and National Center of Excellence in Women’s Health at West Virginia University, will be held on Saturday, Sept. 24, from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

  • WVU Cancer Institute, WVU Medicine and WVU Athletics plan “Pink” events in October

    Friday, September 9, 2016

    The WVU Cancer Institute, WVU Medicine and WVU Athletics are teaming up on several “Pink” events to raise breast cancer awareness in October. 

  • Perry G. Fine, M.D. Pain Lecture Series to be held at WVU Health Sciences Center

    Thursday, September 8, 2016

    The Ninth Annual Perry G. Fine, M.D. Pain Lecture Series will be held on Monday, October, 3, 2016, at the WVU Health Sciences Center, Okey Patteson Auditorium in Morgantown, West Virginia.

  • September activities scheduled for WVU Health Sciences campus

    Thursday, September 1, 2016

    As the semester swings into action, there are several fun events scheduled for the WVU Health Sciences community in September.

  • WVU cancer researchers invite public to Evening of Science on Aug. 31

    Thursday, August 25, 2016

    The general public will have an opportunity to learn about the variety of cancer research underway at West Virginia University and the WVU Cancer Institute during an “Evening of Science” from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Wed., August 31 at the WVU Media Innovation Center in Evandale Crossing, Morgantown.  

  • Pilot Grant Funding Available from the WVU Cancer Institute

    Thursday, August 25, 2016

    The WVU Cancer Institute, in conjunction with the American Cancer Society and our supporters, are requesting applications to fund several new pilot grants related to all types of cancer research or smoking cessation in cancer patients.  In addition to the American Cancer Society, the funding mechanisms for these grants include the Let the Journey Begin Fund and the Phillip M. Dino Innovative Research Fund.

  • Gold Rush t-shirts available at School of Nursing

    Thursday, August 25, 2016

    The annual United Way Gold Rush is early this year - September 3, so get your t-shirt now!

  • WVU to mark Morgantown Overdose Awareness Day with panel discussion

    Tuesday, August 23, 2016

    Makalynn, a WVU student in a 12-step recovery program, is among the WVU and Morgantown representatives who will take part in a panel discussion at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 31, at the Mountainlair.