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  • Healthcare's role in promoting good nutrition discussion set for March 20

    Monday, March 5, 2018

    Of the Mindful Physician and Culinary Medicine Interest Group will present "Healthcare's role in promoting good nutrition in the context of West Virginia" on Tuesday, March 20, 5:00-6:30 p.m., in HSC-N 2118. Speakers include WVU School of Public Health faculty member Dr. Ranjita Misra, WVU Extension Services Specialist Elaine Bowen, and West Virginia SNAP-Ed Directory Kristen McCartney. 

  • Showcase your innovation, design or idea for a new venture

    Friday, March 2, 2018

    WVU’s Demo Day is an opportunity for students, faculty and staff from across WVU’s IDEA Ecosystem to demonstrate their work in innovation, entrepreneurship and design. Register online through March 21.

  • Applications open for 2018 Interdisciplinary Research Leaders program - Due March 14

    Thursday, March 1, 2018

    Interdisciplinary Research Leaders, a national leadership development program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, is accepting applications for research teams until March 14.

  • WVU fellow receives first Post-Doctoral Association research grant

    Thursday, March 1, 2018

    Career development for biomedical postdoctoral researchers at the West Virginia University Health Sciences Center is a priority to further the research mission of better health. In support of this, the Office of Research and Graduate Education provides internal grant opportunities for postdoctoral investigators who want to significantly advance their research capacity and propel their development and advancement within the research community.

  • Public Health professor offers Charleston community solutions to teen substance abuse

    Friday, February 23, 2018

    Dr. Alfgeir Kristjansson, an assistant professor in the WVU School of Public Health, will lead three community sessions in Kanawha County on Monday, Feb. 26, focused on evidence-based, effective solutions to curbing teen substance abuse. 

  • CDC to offer continuing education course on vaccine immunization in Morgantown

    Wednesday, February 21, 2018

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is offering a continuing education course titled CDC Pink Book Training: Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine Preventable Diseases on April 10-11, 2018, at the Morgantown Marriott at Waterfront Place in Morgantown, West Virginia.

  • 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.