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  • SPH students present at WVPHA Annual Conference

    Friday, September 22, 2017

    Ten students from the WVU School of Public Health recently attended the West Virginia Public Health Association Annual Conference in Canaan Valley. Students met with American Public Health Association President Tom Quade to discuss their practice-based experiences.

  • SPH faculty and staff receive grant awards

    Wednesday, September 20, 2017

    Congratulations to Geri Dino and the Prevention Research Center, Tom Bias and Ann Chester on their recent grand awards.

  • Don’t miss Tuesday’s HSC Fall Service Fair  

    Wednesday, September 20, 2017

    In partnership with WVU Center for Service and Learning, WVU Health Sciences Center will host a fall service fair from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 26, at WVU Health Sciences Center – Learning Center Commons/Pylons Area.

  • 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 Medcine Town Hall this Wednesday (Sept. 20) at noon in the Patteson Auditorium at WVU.

  • 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.  

  • School of Public Health faculty member receives grant award

    Wednesday, September 13, 2017

    Congratulations to Robin Pollini, associate director of the Injury Control Research Center and associate professor in the Department of Behavioral Medicine and Psychiatry, who recently transferred a $509,210 NIH award to WVU.

  • 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

    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.