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  • Individuals who advance women’s concerns can be nominated for Buswell Award

    Wednesday, January 16, 2019

    The Council for Women's Concerns is accepting nominations for the Mary Catherine Buswell Award. This accolade, established in 1978, honors a person who has shown a dedication to the advancement of women. The award winner will receive $500 for travel, supplies, salary supplement or any other use commensurate with WVU policies. Nominations must be submitted by March 1.

  • WVU Dentistry offers free children’s dental exams

    Tuesday, January 15, 2019

    Children ages one to 17 can receive free exams, any necessary X-rays and fluoride treatments on Friday, Feb. 1, from 9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. in Morgantown at the West Virginia University Pediatric Dentistry Clinic as part of WVU Dental Care’s  National Children’s Dental Health Month celebrations.

  • WVU researchers pinpoint factor that predicts unplanned hospital readmissions

    Monday, January 14, 2019

    WVU researchers pinpoint factor that predicts unplanned hospital readmissions New research from West Virginia University suggests a widely used index to assess hospital patients’ risk of readmission may have a blind spot.

  • In the News: Clay Marsh: New year for fighting opioid epidemic

    Monday, January 14, 2019

    In “Chasing the Scream: The First and Last Days of the War on Drugs,” and in a viral TED talk, journalist Johann Hari explains how, for nearly a century, we’ve battled addiction by punishing and shaming both dealers and people suffering from addiction.

  • Classroom Problem Reporting Form

    Monday, January 7, 2019

    See screen capture showing two new desktop icons that have been added to all Classroom PCs for quick references to support resources and a new problem reporting form to report classrooms issues. 

  • Lori Hazlehurst named as WVU Cancer Institute Associate Director

    Sunday, January 6, 2019

    Lori Hazlehurst named as WVU Cancer Institute Associate Director MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Lori Hazlehurst, Ph.D., 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, she 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

  • WVU maintains R1 status, ranking alongside most prestigious research universities

    Wednesday, December 19, 2018

    WVU maintains R1 status, ranking alongside most prestigious research universities West Virginia University continues to rank among the nation’s elite research institutions as reflected in the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. 

  • WVU researchers investigate treating post-stroke depression with magnetic fields

    Thursday, December 13, 2018

    WVU researchers investigate treating post-stroke depression with magnetic fields Obstetricians and midwives often warn new mothers about postpartum depression. They might mention what symptoms women should look out for—such as crying spells or extreme irritability—and where they can turn for help. But people who have strokes may not learn that they, too, are at risk for depression. 

  • 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.

  • Public Health professor to lead national honorary organization

    Tuesday, November 27, 2018

    Public Health professor to lead national honorary organization During the annual national meeting of the American Public Health Association earlier this month, Keith Zullig, Ph.D., department chair and professor in the West Virginia University School of Public Health, was elected as Chair-Elect for the Delta Omega Honorary Society.