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  • WVCTSI streamlines service delivery and tracking with iLab service request tool

    Tuesday, January 30, 2018

    The West Virginia Clinical and Translational Science Institute has launched an innovative new service request tool; the iLab Core Management System. This new tool will allow WVCTSI members to access services faster while facilitating more effective and efficient service delivery and tracking.

  • 2018 Vice President's Awards accepting nominations now through Feb. 28

    Tuesday, January 30, 2018

    2018 Vice President's Awards accepting nominations now through Feb. 28 The 6th Annual Vice President's Awards committee is now accepting nominations, and this is your opportunity to honor and recognize employees at the WVU Health Sciences Center.

  • Dr. Jim Withers: Bringing “street medicine” to the homeless

    Thursday, January 25, 2018

    Dr. Jim Withers: Bringing “street medicine” to the homeless For more than two decades, Dr. Jim Withers has been doing street rounds in Pittsburgh, PA, providing medical care to the homeless. Withers, of Operation Safety Net (OSN) and a 2015 Top 10 CNN Hero will be giving a talk on homelessness and street medicine on the WVU Health Sciences Campus on Monday February 12. The public event will be at noon in the Okey Patteson Auditorium. Guests are also invited for refreshments and the chance to speak with Dr. Withers following the talk in the Pylons area.

  • Public health researchers create safety education guide for post-secondary construction programs

    Wednesday, January 24, 2018

    Public health researchers create safety education guide for post-secondary construction programs Two to three construction workers die each day on job sites in the United States. To combat these statistics, public health researchers from West Virginia University and the University of California, Berkley have created an innovative, evidence-based safety guide for post-secondary Career Technical Education (CTE) construction programs.

  • New workshop addresses managing conflict in laboratories

    Friday, January 19, 2018

    A new workshop, hosted by the Office of Research and Graduate Education, will introduce basic concepts in relation to conflict in the lab and how to best identify it, manage and address it.

  • The 53rd Annual Van Liere Research Conference now accepting abstracts of research

    Wednesday, January 10, 2018

    The 53rd Annual Van Liere Research Conference now accepting abstracts of research The 53rd Annual Van Liere Research Conference (formerly the Van Liere Research Day) will be held on March 22nd and 23rd here at the Health Sciences Center campus at West Virginia University. Now accepting abstracts for the conference until February 16th.

  • Abstract submission deadline extended for TRCCC Annual Meeting

    Tuesday, January 9, 2018

    Abstract submission deadline extended for TRCCC Annual Meeting The abstract submission deadline for the 21st Annual Meeting of the Translational Research Cancer Centers Consortium has been extended to January 20. The WVU Cancer Institute is the organizing center of this year’s meeting titled Out of the Valley: Moving Mountains for the Immunotherapy of Cancer and scheduled for February 14-16, 2018, at Seven Springs Mountain Resort in Seven Springs, PA. Visit www.trccc.org for registration, abstract submission, and additional details.

  • Health Sciences Center conference rooms can now be scheduled in 25Live

    Monday, January 8, 2018

    Health Sciences Center conference rooms can now be scheduled in 25Live For questions please contact a member of the staff at the following: https://facilitiesscheduling.wvu.edu/about-us/staff

  • Mindful Morsels: Mindful Eating- January 16, 2017, 11:00 am, John Jones C

    Friday, January 5, 2018

    Mindful Morsels: Mindful Eating- January 16, 2017, 11:00 am, John Jones C Mindful Morsels is back for 2018. Mindful Eating will be held January 16, 2017, at 11:00 am in John Jones C.

  • Cancer Institute to sponsor talk on LGBTQI patient care

    Tuesday, January 2, 2018

    WVU Cancer Institute will sponsor a talk on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and intersex (LGBTQI) patient care on January 9, 2018, from 12 to 1 p.m., in the Fukushima Auditorium. Mandi Pratt-Chapman, MA, associate center director, patient-centered initiatives and health equity for the George Washington Cancer Center, will present What You Should (and Want) to Know About Your LGBTQI Patients. Chapman’s personal mission is to make evidence-based cancer control strategies available to more people as quickly as possible.