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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.

  • Calling all innovators to the I Heart IDEA Hub Pitch Challenge

    Monday, January 14, 2019

    In the spirit of the Valentine’s Day season the WVU LaunchLab, in conjunction with the WVU IDEA Hub, will host the I Heart IDEA Hub Pitch Challenge Feb.13 at 5 p.m. in Room 413, Evansdale Crossing. Applications for the I Heart IDEA Hub Pitch Challenge open today (Jan. 14) and close Jan. 28.

  • 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.

  • Neuroscience Faculty receives HSC Research Award

    Tuesday, January 8, 2019

    Drs. Gibson and Marsh recently attended the Neuroscience Departmental meeting to provide one of our faculty members with a HSC research award. This award represents exceptional efforts demonstrated by individual studies and group research activities. Congratulations to Dr. Victor Finomore!

  • The Bodice Project: Sculptural Exhibit

    Monday, January 7, 2019

    The Bodice Project: Sculptural Exhibit West Virginia University Health Sciences Center and the Bodice Project invite you to join us February 20 - 22 in the Erickson Alumni Center Nutting Gallery for the Bodice Project Sculptural Exhibit.

  • The Bodice Project: Opening Night Reception

    Monday, January 7, 2019

    West Virginia University Health Sciences Center and the Bodice Project invite you to join us for an Opening Night Reception at the Erickson Alumni Center on February 19, 2019.*

  • 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

  • Three Ways to Practice Mindfulness in the New Year

    Friday, January 4, 2019

    Three Ways to Practice Mindfulness in the New Year Mindfulness is a means to increase personal quality of life. Whether beginner, seasoned or somewhere in between, take time to learn and experience the numerous health benefits of a regular mindfulness practice.

  • 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.

  • Novel Funding Opportunities for Tumor Treating Fields Research

    Thursday, January 3, 2019

    Novel Funding Opportunities for Tumor Treating Fields Research InovitroTM TTFields Lab Bench System from Novocure recently released several new funding opportunities.