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  • Wilks named interim director of interprofessional education (IPE) for health sciences

    Tuesday, July 19, 2016

    David Wilks, M.D., professor emeritus and former assistant dean for technology in medical education and former medical director of the David and Jo Ann Shaw Center for Simulation Training and Education for Patient Safety, WV STEPS Center, will assume the position of interim director of interprofessional education for health sciences.

  • Call for posters: WVU’s 42nd Hal Wanger Family Medicine Conference

    Tuesday, July 19, 2016

    The 42nd  Hal Wanger Family Medicine Conference is scheduled for September 29-30, 2016, in Morgantown, W.Va. In conjunction with the conference, the department is soliciting poster presentations for the poster portion of the conference.

  • Cancer Institute announces winners of the 2015 Awards of Excellence

    Friday, July 1, 2016

    The Cancer Institute congratulates the winners of the 2015 Awards of Excellence! The awards go to WVU faculty members and employees of the Cancer Institute who are selected by their peers for distinct recognition of exceptional performance in one of several categories including:

  • WVU School of Nursing faculty recognized for excellence in teaching

    Thursday, June 30, 2016

    Three West Virginia University School of Nursing faculty members in the Department of Family and Community Health recently received promotions in recognition of their outstanding professional accomplishments.

  • Nutrition start-up joins WVU Health Sciences Innovation Center

    Wednesday, June 29, 2016

    West Virginia University has added a third scientific tenant in the Health Sciences Innovation Center.

  • Dr. Robert Pack to present on Prescription Drug Abuse

    Wednesday, June 29, 2016

    Dr. Robert Pack, Professor of Community and Behavioral Health, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs in the College of Public Health at East Tennessee State University, and Director of the new ETSU Center for Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention and Treatment will present on “Prescription Drug Abuse a Decade into the Epidemic: Lessons learned in Tennessee”.

  • WVU doctor helps community with "Finding Wellness"

    Wednesday, June 22, 2016

    A WVU Medicine physician has launched a free program dedicated to improving health among Morgantown area residents, called “Finding Wellness.”

  • WVU alumna recognized for outstanding contributions to nursing

    Tuesday, June 21, 2016

    Each year the West Virginia University School of Nursing honors a graduate who has gone above and beyond in service to the University and the School, as well as achieved professional success in his/her profession. This year, the School recognized West Virginia Delegate Amy Summers as the 2016 Alumna of the Year.  

  • WVU School of Nursing receives more than $1.2 million to train advance practice nursing students

    Monday, June 20, 2016

    With a growing need for advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs) to serve patients in rural and underserved areas, the West Virginia University School of Nursing is implementing a new project to enhance educational and clinical experiences for advanced practice nursing students while addressing the complex healthcare needs of West Virginia.

  • Health Sciences Cafe renovations continue, restaurants announced

    Monday, June 20, 2016

    Three restaurants have been announced for the former Health Sciences Cafe space, which is being renovated: EIO & The Hive, Little Donkey and Hugh Baby’s BBQ. Another restaurant will be announced soon.