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  • The 54th Van Liere Research Conference now accepting abstracts for posters

    Friday, January 11, 2019

    The 54th Van Liere Research Conference now accepting abstracts for posters Now accepting abstracts for the poster session of the 54th Van Liere Research Conference, which will be held March 21 and 22 at the WVU Health Sciences Center. Deadline to submit is Feb.15.

  • Lori Hazlehurst Named As WVU Cancer Institute Associate Director

    Monday, January 7, 2019

    Lori Hazlehurst Named As WVU Cancer Institute Associate Director Lori Hazlehurst, PhD, Professor (WVU School of Pharmacy - Pharmaceutical Sciences and Co-Leader of the WVU Cancer Institute Research Program the Alexander B. Osborn Hematopoietic Malignancy and Transplantation Program) has been named as the Associate Director for Basic Research at the WVU Cancer Institute. In this role, Hazlehurst will work closely with Dr. Richard Goldberg, institute director, and the leadership team of the WVU Cancer Institute to implement strategic goals to increase the impact of basic and translational cancer research at WVU. The primary strategy is to increase the number of NIH funded investigators focused on cancer research at WVU.

  • Export Control Fast Facts: What you need to know

    Friday, January 4, 2019

    Export Control Fast Facts: What you need to know The training will highlight the importance of compliance with U.S. export laws and regulations, HSC faculty and staff’s personal responsibilities, and the processes designed to assist them. In particular, the information will look at how export regulations intersect with research, travel abroad, and the ways the Export Control office works with the Office of Global Affairs in the visa process for J-1 scholars and H-1B employees working in each school at HSC.

  • Faculty receive HSC research awards

    Thursday, November 29, 2018

    Faculty receive HSC research awards Drs Gibson and Marsh recently attended the Pharmaceutical Sciences Departmental meeting to provide several of our faculty with HSC research awards. These were for efforts demonstrated by their individual studies and group research activities. Congratulations to Drs Du, McLaughlin, Hazlehurst, and Lockman!

  • WVU Medicine and Health Sciences to host holiday celebration for faculty and staff

    Thursday, November 29, 2018

    WVU Medicine and Health Sciences to host holiday celebration for faculty and staff The annual Holiday Celebration for WVU Medicine and Health Sciences employees will kick off on Thurs., Dec. 6, from 2 to 4 p.m. at The Market, located on the ground floor of the Health Sciences Center. The Market will close at 11:30 a.m. for the celebration.

  • Stop the Bleed

    Friday, November 16, 2018

    Stop the Bleed The Jon Michael Moore Trauma Center, in partnership with the American College of Surgeons, is taking part in the national “Stop the Bleed” initiative. Participants in the programs are being trained to stop bleeding in order to prevent death from hemorrhage.

  • Pharmacy researcher leads the future of experimental therapeutics at WVU

    Wednesday, November 7, 2018

    Pharmacy researcher leads the future of experimental therapeutics at WVU Researchers across campus are taking a One WVU approach to solving important problems and saving lives. At its core, an experimental therapeutics platform that integrates multiple disciplines from chemistry and biology to the health sciences and cancer institute. 

  • WVU’s chapter of APhA-ASP wins regional award for heart disease awareness

    Monday, November 5, 2018

    WVU’s chapter of APhA-ASP wins regional award for heart disease awareness Congratulations to the WVU School of Pharmacy’s Chapter of the American Pharmacists Association – Academy of Student Pharmacists (APhA-ASP)! They earned the 2017-2018 region two award for Operation Heart activities. The award was presented this weekend at the association’s Midyear Regional Meetings in Baltimore, Maryland.  Operation Heart, a program to create awareness of cardiovascular disease, was launched as an official APhA-ASP National Patient Care project in 2010. Through participation in Operation Heart, student pharmacists work in their communities to encourage lifestyle modifications, monitor associated risk factors and provide education about medications for heart disease. APhA-ASP Region two includes schools of pharmacy from West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Washington, D.C., Maryland, Delaware, and New Jersey.

  • Blue Zones Project WVU transformation presentation and Food and Friends @ 5 celebration

    Sunday, November 4, 2018

    Blue Zones Project WVU transformation presentation and Food and Friends @ 5 celebration Join Blue Zones Project Wednesday, Nov. 14, for a presentation by national speaker Nick Buettner about improving well-being across campus. The event will be held from 5:00 to 7 p.m. at the Erickson Alumni Center. Refreshments and healthy snacks provided. 

  • 2019 Van Liere Research Conference

    Wednesday, October 31, 2018

    2019 Van Liere Research Conference The 54th Annual Van Liere Research Conference (formerly the E.J. Van Liere Convocation and HSC Research Day) will be held on March 21st and 22nd, 2019 on the WVU Health Sciences Campus in Morgantown, WV.