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  • Resident and Fellow Job Fair set for Sept. 28

    Friday, September 15, 2017

    Resident and Fellow Job Fair set for Sept. 28 Recruiters from WVU Medicine hospitals and clinics will talk with residents and fellows about job opportunities. A representative from LinkCapital will talk with attendees about student loan refinancing products.

  • Health navigators funding restored

    Thursday, September 14, 2017

    Health navigators funding restored A West Virginia University program that has helped thousands of West Virginians sign up for health insurance has received a third year of funding from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). The program serves 29 West Virginia counties in both panhandles and the north central part of the state.

  • DeLynn Lecture to feature national expert on improving cancer care delivery

    Wednesday, September 13, 2017

    DeLynn Lecture to feature national expert on improving cancer care delivery Deborah Schrag, MD, MPH, a nationally renowned medical oncologist and population health researcher, will deliver the 2017 Laurence and Jean DeLynn Lecture at 4 p.m., September 21, in the Fukushima Auditorium of the West Virginia University Health Sciences Center. The lecture is open to the public. A reception will follow in the Learning Center Commons.

  • WVU-led report shows smoking has not flamed out in all populations

    Wednesday, September 13, 2017

    WVU-led report shows smoking has not flamed out in all populations The number one cause of preventable death is on the decline, but not for everyone. A new report led by a West Virginia University public health expert shows that despite a drop in cigarette smoking nationwide, minority groups are at higher risk for tobacco-related diseases than others.

  • After Charlottesville: Diversity and Inclusion at Health Sciences

    Wednesday, September 13, 2017

    After Charlottesville:  Diversity and Inclusion at Health Sciences A month after the tragic events on and around the campus of the University of Virginia, the Health Sciences Center and WVU Medicine community will hold a Town Hall Wednesday, Sept. 20 at 12 noon in Okey Patteson Auditorium to discuss what we are doing - and what we can do better - to build and maintain a diverse and inclusive environment for our students, faculty, patients, staff and visitors.  

  • Perry G. Fine, M.D. Pain Lecture Series set for Oct. 16

    Tuesday, September 12, 2017

    Perry G. Fine, M.D. Pain Lecture Series set for Oct. 16 The Perry G. Fine, M.D., Pain Lecture Series will be held on Monday, October, 16, 2017, at the WVU Health Sciences Center, Okey Patteson Auditorium in Morgantown, West Virginia from 4 to 8 p.m.

  • Mindful Morsel series resumes Oct. 10

    Friday, September 8, 2017

    Mindful Morsel series resumes Oct. 10 The Mindfulness Work Group at WVU Health Sciences is pleased to offer Mindful Morsels, a series of talks aimed at providing the community with opportunities to learn more about mindfulness and explore practical applications that can improve our sense of connection and compassion.

  • Mindful Morsel series kicks off Sept. 14

    Friday, September 8, 2017

    The Mindfulness Work Group at WVU Health Sciences is pleased to offer Mindful Morsels, a series of talks aimed at providing the community with opportunities to learn more about mindfulness and explore practical applications that can improve our sense of connection and compassion.

  • WVU Institute for Community and Rural Health Accepting Applications for RUSH 2017

    Wednesday, September 6, 2017

    RUSH (Rural Undergraduate Shadowing in Healthcare) Program is now accepting applications for 2017!

  • WVU Cancer Institute doubling in size to meet needs in the state

    Tuesday, September 5, 2017

    WVU Cancer Institute doubling in size to meet needs in the state The WVU Cancer Institute has undertaken a massive expansion effort to meet the demand for cancer services in West Virginia. The growth includes recruiting 38 new cancer specialists by 2020 as well as increasing space for patient care.