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  • NIH funds WVU research to make diabetes and hypertension management a community activity

    Monday, January 8, 2018

    Managing diabetes and high blood pressure can feel like a solitary enterprise dependent on relationships with objects (like pills or foods) and activities (like brisk walks or early bedtimes) instead of relationships with people, but a group of West Virginia University researchers is hoping to change that.

  • 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.

  • Pharmacy residency program ASHP accredited

    Monday, January 1, 2018

    WVU Medicine Jefferson Medical Center’s pharmacy residency program has been approved for accreditation by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP).

  • 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.

  • Schools of Medicine and Pharmacy alumni are WVU 2017 Homecoming Award recipients

    Wednesday, October 4, 2017

    Schools of Medicine and Pharmacy alumni are WVU 2017 Homecoming Award recipients Three School of Medicine alumni and a School of Pharmacy graduate are being recognized by the WVU Alumni Association as 2017 Homecoming Award recipients. 

  • Discussion leaders named for Post-Charlottesville Town Hall

    Tuesday, September 19, 2017

    Discussion leaders named for Post-Charlottesville Town Hall Seven volunteer discussion leaders will take part in the Health Sciences-WVU Medicine Town Hall this Wednesday (Sept. 20) at noon in the Patteson Auditorium at WVU.

  • WVU, WV attorney general expand eighth grade drug prevention program

    Tuesday, September 12, 2017

    WVU, WV attorney general expand eighth grade drug prevention program West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey and West Virginia University have partnered to expand a program aimed at sharing drug abuse prevention information with eighth grade students in West Virginia.  The initiative, launched in March with the West Virginia University School of Nursing, now also involves West Virginia University’s School of Pharmacy and two other universities.  

  • Student and faculty international travel grants available

    Friday, September 1, 2017

    Student and faculty international travel grants available In honor of the legacy of a long-time staff member in WVU’s Global Health Program, the Global Engagement Office (GEO) at Health Sciences is pleased to announce that the application period for the Nancy Sanders Memorial Student Travel Grant and the Nancy Sanders Memorial Faculty Research Abroad Grant is now open.

  • WVU health care simulation week kicks off Sept. 12

    Wednesday, August 30, 2017

    WVU health care simulation week kicks off Sept. 12 September 12 kicks off national Health Care Simulation Week, and the WV STEPS Center welcomes visitors to a series of events highlighting simulation education.