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  • Patrick Thomas to participate in Summer Undergraduate Research Experience at WVU

    Wednesday, March 29, 2017

    Patrick Thomas, an undergraduate student engaged in research at the WVU Cancer Institute, has been selected to participate in SURE, a summer undergraduate research experience for students interested in graduate school and research/creative work within their discipline or a related discipline.

  • Absinthe Minded Professor

    Monday, March 27, 2017

    The Absinthe Minded Professor event will be held on Tuesday, April 4 at The Wine Bar, 510 Burroughs Street from 5 to 7 p.m.

  • Intelligence Community Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Program

    Thursday, March 9, 2017

    The Intelligence Community (IC) Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Program offers scientists and engineers from a wide variety of disciplines unique opportunities to conduct research in a wide range of topics relevant to the Intelligence Community.

  • HSC Interprofessional Education Week celebration is March 27-31

    Monday, March 6, 2017

    Join us for the inaugural HSC Interprofessional Education Week celebration

  • Graduate Research Training Program (T32): Stroke and its Co-morbidities

    Wednesday, March 1, 2017

    The Office of Research and Graduate Education is pleased to announce the receipt of a new T32 pre-doctoral training grant for training in stroke and its related co-morbidities.  The principal investigator for this grant is Dr. Jim Simpkins.  Please consider applying to be a trainee of this program.  More information is available in the abstract at the end of this announcement.

  • Chronic Disease Research Program, WV INBRE

    Tuesday, February 14, 2017

    WV-INBRE is announcing a Request for Applications for WV-INBRE network investigators to conduct pilot research on projects related to chronic disease (e.g. cardiovascular disease, diabetes, cancer, obesity, addiction, etc.). The CDRP pilot award program targets small, focused research projects related to the multi-disciplinary research theme of WV-INBRE: cellular and molecular biology with an emphasis on chronic disease to generate preliminary data for publications and grant applications. Proposals are strongly encouraged that would identify and/or validate biomarkers that lead to early detection or improved diagnosis of chronic diseases as listed above. The proposed research should not overlap with other funded research projects.

  • WV-INBRE Request for Genomics Core Grant Applications

    Tuesday, February 14, 2017

    The purpose of these grant awards is to allow investigators to gather data to increase the competitiveness of NIH RO1, RO3 and other investigator-initiated proposals in the biomedical sciences.

  • WVCTSI announces collaborative funding opportunity

    Thursday, February 9, 2017


  • WVCTSI funds two new cancer treatment projects

    Monday, January 30, 2017

    MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, West Virginia has the third highest cancer death rate in the nation, and the West Virginia Bureau for Public Health estimates that there will have been 11,770 new cancer cases in 2016. To address this wide-reaching problem the West Virginia Clinical and Translational Science Institute (WVCTSI) has funded two new cancer treatment projects through its Launch Pilot Grant Program.