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  • All Clear for the New Year

    Friday, January 19, 2018

    WVU employees are encouraged to take advantage of the confidential document shred and recycling collection servicebeing offered in conjunction with the release of WVU's Record Retention Policy & Schedule. This special collection service between January 5th to February 9th is free to WVU departments. In addition, if your department has an established on-going shred container service with PACE, any material collected in these specific containers will also be free from January 5th to February 9th. Here’s how it works:

  • The 53rd Annual Van Liere Research Conference now accepting abstracts of research

    Wednesday, January 10, 2018

    The 53rd Annual Van Liere Research Conference (formerly the Van Liere Research Day) will be held on March 22nd and 23rd here at the Health Sciences Center campus at West Virginia University. Now accepting abstracts for the conference until February 16th.

  • Abstract submission deadline extended for TRCCC Annual Meeting

    Tuesday, January 9, 2018

    The abstract submission deadline for the 21st Annual Meeting of the Translational Research Cancer Centers Consortium has been extended to January 20. The WVU Cancer Institute is the organizing center of this year’s meeting titled Out of the Valley: Moving Mountains for the Immunotherapy of Cancer and scheduled for February 14-16, 2018, at Seven Springs Mountain Resort in Seven Springs, PA. Visit www.trccc.org for registration, abstract submission, and additional details.

  • Health Sciences Center conference rooms can now be scheduled in 25Live

    Monday, January 8, 2018

    For questions please contact a member of the staff at the following: https://facilitiesscheduling.wvu.edu/about-us/staff

  • Mindful Morsels: Mindful Eating- January 16, 2017, 11:00 am, John Jones C

    Friday, January 5, 2018

    Mindful Morsels is back for 2018. Mindful Eating will be held January 16, 2017, at 11:00 am in John Jones C.

  • Grant Research opportunities through the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA)

    Thursday, January 4, 2018

    For complete information, please visit www.grants.gov

  • Health Sciences surplus moves online

    Tuesday, January 2, 2018

    WVU Health Sciences is making it easier for offices to dispose of surplus University-owned furniture and equipment – and for University offices and programs to obtain and repurpose items previously used in other offices.

  • 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.

  • WVU in the News: SPH Assistant Dean Brumage among recipients of "West Virginian of the Year" honor

    Tuesday, January 2, 2018

    Dr. Michael Brumage, assistant dean for public health practice and service, was selected as a West Virginian of the Year for his work battling the opioid epidemic. Brumage has received national recognition for his work in harm reduction and his dedication to fighting this "epidemic of epidemics."Brumage is among 5 recipients honored by the Charleston Gazette-Mail. Other recipients include Dr. Rahul Gupta, the public health commissioner for West Virginia, and Huntington Fire Chief Jan Rader. Rader was also featured in the Netflix original documentary short "Heroin(e)", which the School of Public Health screened for the public in November 2017.

  • WVU nursing researcher intervenes between patients and loneliness

    Wednesday, December 20, 2017

    “Find Yourself First.” “Don’t Be in a Hurry.” “Stay Connected to Friends While You’re Young.” “Treat Loneliness as a Thief in the Night.” These are just some of the insights that participants in the Listen program wrote as news headlines during the final writing activity of the program’s pilot run.