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Rural Health Interest Group

  • A student organized interdisciplinary group that meets from 12:00-1:00pm on the WVU Health Sciences Center campus once a month while class is in session-lunch is provided
  • Open to all students interested in rural health
  • A platform to learn about and discuss rural health issues, rural practice, and recruitment
  • Speakers are faculty, staff and rural health providers

All Disciplines and Health Professions Welcome!

Spring 2019 Meeting Schedule
12:00pm to 12:50pm

January 15, 2019
Room 1909 HSC North

"Health Policy in Rural West Virginia"
Dr. Thomas K. Bias
Director, Health Research Center
Associate Professor, WVU School of Public Health

February 26, 2019
Room 1905 HSC North

"Midwives in Rural Communities"
Katelin Lechliter, CNM, APRN
Certified Nurse Midwife and Instructor
Ob/Gyn Clinic, University Town Center

April 4, 2019
Room 1905 HSC North

Dr. Jill Cochran, APRN, CFNP
Nurse Practitioner, Robert C. Byrd Clinic, Pediatrics 
Associate Professor, West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine

E-mail Julia Meadows or contact us at  icrh@hsc.wvu.edu.