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Kids' Health Roundtable Series set for Sept. 11

The WVU Center for Excellence in Disabilities is partnering with the West Virginians for Affordable Health Care to host a community discussion for challenges and solutions to keep kids healthy. The Morgantown Roundtable Series will be held Wednesday, Sept. 11 from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Health Sciences Center in the Fukishima Auditorium.

WVU in the News: American Health Care Is Sick—and its Workers Are Too

Clay Marsh, M.D., vice president and executive dean for WVU Health Sciences, recently published an observation piece in Scientific American's online publication. Marsh addresses American medical students, physicians and nurses about the state of our healthcare system, how its healthcare workers are sick and why West Virginia is taking a different approach.

Mountaineer Simulation Week

Mountaineer Simulation Week kicks off on Monday, Sept. 16, 2019 with interactive training sessions, tours and challenges that extend through the week for faculty and students.

Abstract Call for the 2020 Undergraduate Research Day at the Capital

The 17th annual West Virginia Undergraduate Research Day at the Capitol will be held in the West Virginia Capitol Rotunda Friday, February 7, 2020 beginning at 8:30 am. The format for the 2020 Research Day will be a poster session featuring research and creative works conducted by undergraduate students under the guidance of faculty mentors from colleges and universities across the state. The purpose of this event is to familiarize state legislators with some of the research and creative activities involving undergraduate students that occur on campuses across the state and the educational impact of those activities. We encourage undergraduates to apply/submit abstracts (due by midnight Nov. 1, 2019) to present their work. The event will showcase posters in a wide range of subjects, including the sciences, arts, social sciences, and humanities.

WVCTSI announces 3 fall funding opportunities

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