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Our students receive a hands-on experience with real-life situations, so they're learning the best possible care practices before they see patients.

Forge the Future of Nursing

The WVU School of Nursing remains committed to providing the highest level of undergraduate professional nursing education, while expanding opportunities for graduate education.

Research and Scholarly Activity

The focus of West Virginia University School of Nursing's research is reducing health disparities among rural Appalachians. It is through this ongoing work with adults, families, and communities that WVU's nurse researchers are positively impacting the health of West Virginians.

Recent News

Protecting coal miners from black lung disease

In a report published by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine, WVU School of Public Health researcher Michael McCawley and his colleagues pinpoint shortcomings in how miners’ exposure to respirable coal-mine dust is monitored. Inhaling this dust over time leads to black lung disease.

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Our organization thrives on the donations of wonderful people like you. Through the generous gifts of our alumni and friends, we have been able to help students achieve academic success through scholarships; enhance opportunities to recruit innovative, dedicated faculty; and improve the educational and clinical opportunities for our students. If you would like to contribute to our work and help improve the field of nursing, please consider making a gift to one of our funds.