Submit your application for the Health Sciences teaching scholars program
Applications are now being accepted for the teaching scholars program, a teacher development program which combines online resources with informal weekly discussions from September–May. Scholars prepare for the informal discussions by reading the resources on SOLE.
WVU School of Nursing dean re-elected president of state board of nursing
Tara Hulsey, dean of the West Virginia University School of Nursing and vice president of Health Promotion and Wellness for WVU, was unanimously re-elected to serve as the president of the West Virginia Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses.
As part of its accreditation process, the West Virginia University School of Nursing will be undergoing an on-site evaluation of its baccalaureate degree program in nursing (BSN); master's degree program in nursing (MSN); Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program; and Post-Graduate APRN Certificate program with the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) for September 26 to 28, 2018.
Middle school students visit WVU School of Nursing at WV Tech for Junior Nursing Academy
Middle school students from across the region filled a classroom on WVU Tech's campus Tuesday morning to learn the fundamentals of what it takes to be a nurse.
New rural scholars program available to health professions students in West Virginia
West Virginia AHEC Rural Community Health Scholars is a new, highly selective program available to 75 of West Virginia’s top health professions students interested in practicing in rural or underserved communities; WVU and non-WVU students alike may participate.
The Market at Health Sciences to undergo changes with new Sodexo agreement
The Board of Governors recently approved the selection of Sodexo to assume dining services operations, which includes The Market at Health Sciences. Specific food options are still being determined, and WVU is working with Sodexo to present the best solutions for our students, faculty and staff.
WVU to establish first Public Health Residency program in Appalachia
To help combat the region’s ongoing health issues, the WVU School of Public Health is developing a new residency program focused on public health, the first of its kind in Appalachia.
WVU School of Nursing - Potomac State College Installs High-Tech Simulation Manikins
High-tech simulation manikins were recently installed in the new labs for the West Virginia University (WVU) Potomac State College Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program, located on the Keyser campus.
Cancer Institute clinical team and transplant patients celebrate life at 25th annual patient reunion
The WVU Cancer Institute Osborn Hematopoietic Malignancy and Transplantation Program has reached a significant milestone – 25 years of providing lifesaving transplants to West Virginians with blood and marrow diseases. The first transplant was performed in October 1992 and since then more than 1,350 patients have received the procedure and hundreds of non-transplant patients have received the latest treatment close to home.
Local fundraiser to benefit cancer patients at WVU Cancer Institute
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Staff in the WVU Cancer Institute Clinical Trials Research Unit (CTRU) are holding a fundraiser to help patients at the Mary Babb Randolph Cancer Center.