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  • WVU researcher wins national award; examines use of multiple medications among older cancer survivors

    Tuesday, February 20, 2018

    Traci LeMasters, assistant professor in the School of Pharmacy, is a recipient of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy’s New Investigator Award, which grants funding to early-career faculty to jumpstart independent research programs. She is one of only 16 people nationwide to receive the award this year. 

  • Fulbright scholar's public health research highlighted at global seminar

    Wednesday, February 14, 2018

    Phat Huynh, Fulbright Scholar and MPH candidate in the WVU School of Public Health, will have his research featured at the 2018 Fulbright Global Health Innovations Seminar in Atlanta, GA, later this month.

  • 2018 WVU STEM Ambassador Program announced

    Tuesday, February 13, 2018

    The program is a great opportunity for WVU students to earn some extra money this summer, improve their teaching and leadership skills, and camp in beautiful locations in the West Virginia wilderness, all while spreading their enthusiasm for science to children across the state.

  • Autism 5K Run & Family Fun Walk

    Monday, February 12, 2018

    Register today for the iASD 5K Run & Family Fun Walk on Saturday, April 28th! The intensive Autism Service Delivery (iASD) Clinic at the WVU Center for Excellence in Disabilities provides evidence based treatment to young West Virginia children while serving as a training site for WVU students to receive supervised training on Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) required to become certified therapists. The iASD Clinic is a collaboration between the WVU Center for Excellence in Disabilities (CED), the WVU School of Medicine Pediatrics Department and the WVU Psychology Department.

  • Ask the Experts: Preventing Childhood Obesity - March 1

    Monday, February 12, 2018

    On March 1, from 2-3:30 p.m., the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) will host an Ask the Experts virtual session on preventing childhood obesity. Expert panelists from Yale-Griffin Prevention Research Center, West Virginia Bureau for Public Health, West Virginia Prevention Research Center and the CDC Division of Population Health will address the intersection of community based research, policy development and program implementation to prevent childhood obesity.

  • WVU groups to host body positivity event Feb. 19

    Friday, February 9, 2018

    Groups and organizations across West Virginia University are collaborating to create a night of body acceptance for students. The WVU Collegiate Recovery Program, WELLWVU, Carruth Center, WVU Medicine Student Health and the WVU Women’s Resource Center will host “Accepting EveryBODY” on February 19, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the WVU Recreation Center, Meeting Room A.

  • Mindful Morsels: Science of Mindful Compassion

    Thursday, February 8, 2018

    Neuroscientist Julie Brefczysnki-Lewis, Phd, shares the scientific research behind mindful compassion and how it can benefit social interaction and personal well-being.

  • WVU’s Brumage named new director of state Office of Drug Control Policy

    Monday, February 5, 2018

    Dr. Michael Brumage, assistant dean for public health practice and service at the West Virginia University School of Public Health, will lead the effort against West Virginia’s opioid drug crisis.

  • Feb. 21 panel event to address "The Realities of Being a Minority Student at a PWI"

    Friday, February 2, 2018

    The Office of Equity Assurance (Title IX) students, faculty and staff to an informal panel discussion entitled: "The Realities of Being a Minority Student at a PWI." The event will take place on Wednesday, February 21 from 5–7 p.m. in G20 Ming Hsieh.

  • WVCTSI announces 3 spring funding opportunities

    Friday, February 2, 2018

    The West Virginia Clinical and Translational Science Institute (WVCTSI) has released requests for applications (RFA) for the Collaborative,  Launch Pilot Grant, and Small Grant funding opportunities.