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  • SoP alumna wins award from national association

    Thursday, March 14, 2019

    SoP alumna wins award from national association In the specialty field of pharmacy known as home infusion therapy, West Virginia University School of Pharmacy alumna Wanda Rogers (MS,'63) is widely considered an icon by the hundreds of students and professionals who have worked with her.

  • School of Pharmacy and WVU community remember Dr. Douglas Glover

    Thursday, March 14, 2019

    School of Pharmacy and WVU community remember Dr. Douglas Glover A former West Virginia University School of Pharmacy professor and champion for rural healthcare has died. 

  • 2019 Health Sciences Day at the Monongalia County Ballpark

    Wednesday, March 6, 2019

    2019 Health Sciences Day at the Monongalia County Ballpark Join friends and colleagues and enjoy an evening of America’s favorite pastime as WVU Baseball takes on Penn State University on Tues., April 23 at 7 p.m at the Monongalia County Ballpark. Discounted tickets of $1.00 each are being offered to WVU Health Sciences friends. The first 200 registrants will receive a souvenir.  

  • SoP alumnus wins national award from the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation

    Friday, March 1, 2019

    SoP alumnus wins national award from the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation Congratulations to Dr. Aaron Cumpston (PharmD, 2001). Cumpston earned the 2019 "Excellence in Advocacy Award" from the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation (ASBMT) Pharmacy Special Interest Group (SIG). The national award is presented to members who have made a significant impact on the field of pharmacy in hematopoietic stem cell transplantation through patient or practice advocacy. Cumpston works for is a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in Bone Marrow Transplantation/Hematologic Malignancies and the WVU Cancer Center,

  • Health Sciences students can study abroad in Ecuador this summer

    Wednesday, February 27, 2019

    Health Sciences students can study abroad in Ecuador this summer A two-week seminar course in Guayaquil, Ecuador from June 15-29 will explore key issues in global health, with a focus on comparative medicine between North and South American countries.

  • Morgantown Escape Room to conduct event at Health Sciences; prizes awarded for fastest escape!

    Tuesday, February 26, 2019

    Morgantown Escape Room to conduct event at Health Sciences; prizes awarded for fastest escape! As part of Interprofessional Education Week, Morgantown Escape Room will be offering an escape activity at the Pylons Lobby on n Monday, March 18 from 9:30 am until 5:00 pm. Prizes will be awarded for the fastest escape!

  • Music at the Pylons on Mar. 7

    Tuesday, February 26, 2019

    Music at the Pylons on Mar. 7 All are invited to join in musical recitals from WVU students on Mar. 7, at noon in the Pylons Lobby.

  • 2019-2020 Rural Health Interest Group Leadership Council Nominations Open February 26, 2019

    Tuesday, February 26, 2019

    Do you want to be directly involved with the Rural Health Interest Group and help steer the direction and plans for the upcoming year? Do you know someone that may be interested? It's time for Rural Health Interest Group leadership council nominations! Nominate someone or nominate yourself!

  • 2014 alumnus appointed chair-elect for ISPOR faculty advisory council

    Monday, February 25, 2019

    2014 alumnus appointed chair-elect for ISPOR faculty advisory council Alumnus Sandipan Bhattacharjee (PhD, 2014) has earned the title of chair-elect for the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR) Faculty Advisor Council. ISPOR is the leading professional society for health economics and outcomes research (HEOR) globally. Bhattacharjee is an assistant professor of pharmacy practice-science at the University of Arizona.

  • Alumnus returns to campus to discuss the WV Pharmacists Recovery Network

    Monday, February 25, 2019

    Alumnus returns to campus to discuss the WV Pharmacists Recovery Network Alumnus Mike Brown (BSPharm, 1998) returned to campus as our guest for Dean's Hour on Friday.  The Mullens, West Virginia, native is the Director of the West Virginia Pharmacists Recovery Network (WVPRN), which is a non-profit organization commissioned by the West Virginia Board of Pharmacy. The purpose of the WVPRN is to provide a peer-reviewed service for pharmacists, pharmacy interns, pharmacy students and pharmacy technicians that may have substance abuse issues with alcohol or controlled substances or that may have psychiatric issues potentially affecting public safety. In addition to talking about the PRN, Brown discussed addiction as well as signs and characteristics of addiction.