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  • Dr. Martinez presents research at Gottingen University-Max Planck Institutes in Germany, collaborations with Cancer Institute to follow

    Friday, March 16, 2018

    WVU Cancer Institute’s Dr. Ivan Martinez and his lab will engage in collaborative research with their colleagues at The German Primate Center, part of the Gottingen University-Max Planck Institutes in Germany, later this year.

  • WVU leaders, Huffington to discuss West Virginia and well-being

    Thursday, March 15, 2018

    WVU President E. Gordon Gee, Clay Marsh, M.D., vice president and executive dean for health sciences, and Ali Rezai, M.D., executive chair of the WVU Rockefeller Institute are on the agenda at the Fortune Brainstorm Health conference March 20 in Laguna Niguel, California.

  • Free Six-Week 'Mindful Steps to Stress Less' Series Starts March 26

    Tuesday, March 13, 2018

    This six-week series equips participants with the tools to effectively relieve stress while enhancing one's capacity to find focus and build resilience.

  • Ali Rezai appointed Rockefeller Chair in Neuroscience at WVU

    Tuesday, March 13, 2018

    Ali Rezai, M.D.,  executive chair, vice president and associate dean of the WVU Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute, has been appointed the John D. Rockefeller IV Chair in Neuroscience at West Virginia University. An investiture ceremony will be held on April 16 at 4 p.m. in the Pylons Lobby of the WVU Health Sciences Center.

  • Family Reunification Training to be held April 5

    Tuesday, March 13, 2018

    Introduced in 2012, the Standard Reunification Method fills a critical void in school safety planning: How to reunite students with their parents after a crisis.The Monongalia County Health Department will host a Family Reunification Training on Thursday, April 5, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Students, faculty and staff are welcome, but must register.

  • 12th Annual Southern Obesity Summit call for proposals - Deadline April 2

    Monday, March 12, 2018

    The Southern Obesity Summit (SOS) is set for October 22-24, 2018, at the Charleston Civic Center in Charleston, WV. The Planning Committee invites individual applications for sessions during the summit. Proposal deadline is April 2.

  • WVU Cancer Institute participates in groundbreaking study on new cancer drug

    Friday, March 9, 2018

    The WVU Cancer Institute is one of several sites nationwide that participated in a groundbreaking clinical research study of a novel drug proven very effective in the treatment of pediatric and adult cancers that carry a specific genetic mutation.

  • Zebrafish Training Workshop offered

    Friday, March 9, 2018

    The Zebrafish Training Workshop will generate excitement through research, teaching and clinical communities about the relevance of zebrafish in modeling certain pathologies in humans. This workshop will facilitate an exchange of information about work in zebrafish across disciplines, which will result in fruitful discussions and potentially in some collaborations.

  • HSC Graduate Student Appreciation Celebration and Rising Stars Recognition event

    Thursday, March 8, 2018

    All graduate students, faculty and staff are encouraged to come and help us celebrate our Rising Stars.

  • Boyd and Lewis named WVPBRN co-directors

    Thursday, March 8, 2018

    MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Jennifer Boyd, PA-C, clinical coordinator with the West Virginia Primary Care Association and family practice physician’s assistant at the New River Health Association, and William Lewis, M.D., family medicine physician with Harpers Ferry Family Medicine and associate professor at West Virginia University Easter Division, have recently been named co-directors of the West Virginia Practice-Based Research Network (WVPBRN).