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  • WVU researcher brings national attention to teenagers and workplace injury

    Thursday, July 7, 2016

    Dr. Kimberly Rauscher, an associate professor in the WVU School of Public Health, is featured on the “Public Health Minute with William Latimer,” airing this month on select NPR stations around the country.

  • What puts the waddle in the walk of moms-to-be?

    Thursday, July 7, 2016

    Jean McCrory, Ph.D.'s, research was recently featured in a NPR story about how pregnancy changes the way women walk. Dr. McCrory studies gait and balance in pregnant women.

  • ICRC Researcher on "Public Health Minute"

    Tuesday, July 5, 2016

    Dr. Kimberly Rauscher spoke on the radio segment "Public Health Minute". She discussed her research on prevention of work injuries among youth.  "Public Health Minute" is sponsored by the Lehman College school of Health Sciences, Human Services & Nursing and The City University of New York.  To access the recording click here: http://bit.ly/29kBky4 

  • Nutrition start-up joins WVU Health Sciences Innovation Center

    Wednesday, June 29, 2016

    West Virginia University has added a third scientific tenant in the Health Sciences Innovation Center.

  • Dr. Robert Pack to present on Prescription Drug Abuse

    Wednesday, June 29, 2016

    Dr. Robert Pack, Professor of Community and Behavioral Health, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs in the College of Public Health at East Tennessee State University, and Director of the new ETSU Center for Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention and Treatment will present on “Prescription Drug Abuse a Decade into the Epidemic: Lessons learned in Tennessee”.

  • James Simpkins wins national award for mentoring and research excellence

    Monday, June 27, 2016

    MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Earlier today West Virginia clinical and Translational Science Institute pilot recipient and mentor James “Jim” Simpkins, Ph.D., was awarded the inaugural Clinical and Translational Research (CTR) Award at the National IDeA Symposium of Biomedical Research Excellence (NISBRE) in Washington D.C.

  • Learning and Clinical Integration Grants: Call for applications

    Friday, June 24, 2016

    The Learning and Clinical Integration Team at Genentech, a member of the Roche Group, has recently published three Call for Grant Notifications (CGNs) for independent, certified medical education in various disease areas. They are publicly available through Genentech's funding site, the Society for Academic Continuing Medical Education (SACME) site, and the Alliance for Continuing Education in Health Professions (ACEHP) site. More therapeutic areas or support may also be listed on the funding website.  To review the details of these requests, including criteria, due dates, and submission procedures, please go to the Genentech funding request website: funding.gene.com

  • Stroke Researcher awarded the 2016 Scientist Development Grant

    Wednesday, June 15, 2016

    Xuefang "Sophie" Ren, Ph.D., research assistant professor and director of the Experimental Stroke Core, was recently awarded the GRA Winter 2016 Scientist Development Grant from the American Heart Association. 

  • WVU Injury Control Research Center presents awards for excellence in teaching and research

    Wednesday, May 25, 2016

    Steven Wheeler, Ph.D., and Brandon Lucke-Wold have been recognized by the WVU Injury Control Research Center (ICRC) for excellence in teaching and research in the fields of injury and/or violence prevention.

  • Proposers Day event hosted by DARPA (the Defence Advanced Research Projects Agency)

    Monday, May 23, 2016

    Special Notice (SN) DARPA-SN-16-39 Defense Sciences Office Proposers Day June 22-23, 2016