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  • Free children’s dental exams to be offered Feb. 9

    Thursday, January 25, 2018

    Free children’s dental exams to be offered Feb. 9 WVU Dental Care will celebrate National Children’s Dental Health Month by offering free examinations, screening X-rays if needed, and fluoride treatments to children ages one to 17 from 9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 9 in the WVU Pediatric Dentistry Clinic.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • National Center of Excellence in Women's Health to host Women on Wellness Day

    Monday, January 8, 2018

    National Center of Excellence in Women's Health to host Women on Wellness Day The National Center of Excellence in Women's Health at West Virginia University and LIBERA will host a one-day event focused on improving health. Women on Wellness Day will take place Saturday, March 3, from 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at Chestnut Ridge Church in Morgantown.

  • Faculty and staff rewarded for service, curiosity, respect and appreciation

    Wednesday, January 3, 2018

    Faculty and staff rewarded for service, curiosity, respect and appreciation Before ascending into 2018, Dr. Anthony “Tom” Borgia, dean of the WVU School of Dentistry, took a final chance at the school’s January retreat for faculty and staff to commemorate West Virginia University’s 150th anniversary, reflect on our Mountaineer values, and celebrate a few of the School of Dentistry’s strengths – OUR FACULTY AND STAFF. 

  • 3 ways to live healthier in 2018

    Wednesday, December 27, 2017

    3 ways to live healthier in 2018 WVU Medicine clinical dietitian Judy Siebart, RD, gives you tips to help you live healthier in the new year and meet your goals.

  • City seeks volunteers for health and wellness commission

    Friday, December 15, 2017

    City seeks volunteers for health and wellness commission The Morgantown City Council is recruiting health professionals, educators, and people enthusiastic about healthy living to serve on the newly formed Health and Wellness Commission.

  • Maynor named director of student affairs and academic initiatives

    Thursday, December 14, 2017

    Lena Maynor, PharmD, has been appointed director of student affairs and academic initiatives for the Health Sciences Center at West Virginia University.

  • 8 mental health tips to reduce holiday stress

    Monday, December 11, 2017

    8 mental health tips to reduce holiday stress Kathleen Reckart, LICSW, a clinical therapist at the WVU Medicine Healthy Minds Center, provides mental health tips to help you navigate the season with self-care in mind.