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  • WVU Professor presents at International Conference

    Monday, June 3, 2019

    Anne Swisher, PT, PhD, CCS, FAPTA, Professor and Director of Scholarship Development for Physical Therapy and Human Performance and a Cancer Institute Member recently attended the World Confederation of Physical Therapy’s Congress 2019 in Geneva, Switzerland on May 9-14 and presented research conducted at WVU Cancer Institute.

  • WVU researcher studies incurable blood disease usually diagnosed in children

    Wednesday, May 15, 2019

    Treating a stubborn blood disease that strikes children may come down to tweaking energy production in stem cells, suggests research out of West Virginia University.

  • Li inducted into AIMBE

    Monday, March 25, 2019

    The American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) has announced the induction of Bingyun Li, Ph.D., professor and director of Nanomedicine Laboratory, Department of Orthopedics, School of Medicine, West Virginia University, Morgantown to its College of Fellows.

  • JAMA Oncology features Kanate’s study

    Friday, March 22, 2019

    The Journal of the American Medical Association Oncology has featured a study from first author and project lead, Abraham Kanate, M.D.

  • WVU Cancer Institute to host lung cancer screening March 15

    Monday, February 25, 2019

    The WVU Cancer Institute Lung Cancer Screening Program will provide screenings for current and former smokers from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on March 15 at the WVU Medicine outpatient center located at University Town Centre.

  • How to Effectively Engage in Research in a Community or Practice Based Setting

    Thursday, February 7, 2019

    WVCTSI’s Clinical and Translational Research Seminar Series will partner with the West Virginia Practice-Based Research Network to present a series of seminar on community engaged research. In the first entry, William Lewis, M.D., family medicine physician and co-director of the WVPBRN, and Stacey Whanger, MPH, WVPBRN network manager, will present, “How to Effectively Engage in Research in a Community or Practice Based Setting.”

  • Great Lakes Breast Cancer Research Symposium: Save the Date

    Tuesday, January 29, 2019

    The Great Lakes Breast Cancer Research Symposium (GLBCRS) will highlight ongoing basic, translational, clinical and population studies addressing the biological mechanisms, management and prevention of breast cancer. Researchers from participating institutions will share their exciting work with a goal to develop crossinstitutional collaborations.

  • Lori Hazlehurst named as WVU Cancer Institute Associate Director

    Sunday, January 6, 2019

    MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Lori Hazlehurst, Ph.D., Professor (WVU School of Pharmacy - Pharmaceutical Sciences and Co-Leader of the WVU Cancer Institute Research Program the Alexander B. Osborn Hematopoietic Malignancy and Transplantation Program, has been named as the Associate Director for Basic Research at the WVU Cancer Institute.  In this role, she will work closely with Dr. Richard Goldberg, Institute Director, and the leadership team of the WVU Cancer Institute to implement strategic goals to increase the impact of basic and translational cancer research at WVU. The primary strategy is to increase the number of NIH funded investigators focused on cancer research at WVU

  • Export Control Fast Facts: What you need to know

    Friday, January 4, 2019

    The training will highlight the importance of compliance with U.S. export laws and regulations, HSC faculty and staff’s personal responsibilities, and the processes designed to assist them. In particular, the information will look at how export regulations intersect with research, travel abroad, and the ways the Export Control office works with the Office of Global Affairs in the visa process for J-1 scholars and H-1B employees working in each school at HSC.

  • Novel Funding Opportunities for Tumor Treating Fields Research

    Thursday, January 3, 2019

    InovitroTM TTFields Lab Bench System from Novocure recently released several new funding opportunities.