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  • Coben named to lead WVU School of Public Health

    Tuesday, May 23, 2017

    Jeffrey Coben, MD, has been named dean of the West Virginia University School of Public Health. He will continue to serve the entire Health Sciences Center as associate vice president for health affairs.

  • New video highlights mission of the WVU Cancer Institute

    Friday, May 19, 2017

    This new video gives an overview on how the WVU Cancer Institute is providing the best cancer care possible. WVU Cancer Institute leaders Richard Goldberg, MD, director; Laura Gibson, PhD, deputy director; Hannah Hazard, MD, director of clinical services and surgeon in chief; and Stephenie Kennedy, EdD, associate director of cancer prevention and control share how the Institute is carrying out its mission: patient care, research, outreach, and education.

  • Ready to make a change in your relationship with stress?

    Monday, May 15, 2017

    If you’re ready to integrate mindfulness in your own life and your work, the Mindful Steps to Stress Less program is a good starting point for HSC employees. This new a 4-week session starts June 5 and is 1 hour per week. Classes will be on Mondays (June 5,12,19 and 26) from 4:30-5:30 pm in room G119.

  • ASK WVU MEDICINE: Breast to Brain Cancer - Risks and Research

    Monday, May 15, 2017

    Join Hannah Hazard-Jenkins, M.D. and Paul Lockman, Ph.D., doctors who are dedicating their efforts to research and treatment of breast cancer, at the next Ask WVU Medicine Community Conversation, Tuesday, May 23 at 6 p.m. in the WVU Health Sciences Center Fukushima Auditorium.

  • Commencement Livestream

    Tuesday, May 9, 2017

    A new website has been created to capture the ceremonies all in one place. 

  • WVU School of Pharmacy’s Suresh Madhavan recipient of Distinguished Pharmacy Alumni Award from Purdue University

    Tuesday, May 9, 2017

    S. Suresh Madhavan, MBA, Ph.D., was the recipient of Purdue University College of Pharmacy’s 2017 Distinguished Pharmacy Alumni Award. Dr. Madhavan was one of four Purdue alumni who received this award, which recognizes the recipient’s outstanding achievements in professional and scientific endeavors.

  • Review of regulatory requirements associated with basic science laboratories at the HSC

    Monday, April 24, 2017

    In response to many concerns raised by PIs across the Health Sciences Center, the Office of Research and Graduate Education has undertaken an informal audit of regulatory requirements associated with basic science laboratories at the HSC. In partnership with the offices of Research Integrity and Compliance (ORIC), Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S) and the HSC Information Technology Services group, we identified reductions in the scope, frequency and length of several requirements, while still ensuring compliance with federal, state and local regulations. The following summarizes outcomes of this audit to date.

  • Week-long course offered highlighting holistic approach to wellness

    Wednesday, April 19, 2017

    Foundations of Wellness (SBHS 630, CRN 52244) is an intensive, week-long course designed to give students a retreat-like, experiential learning opportunity. The course combines readings, mindfulness exercises, in-class lectures, discussions, group learning activities, and more to bolster overall understanding of wellness.

  • WVU Heart and Vascular team invite public to Evening of Science on April 17

    Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    The university community will have an opportunity to learn about innovations in cardiovascular therapies and imaging at WVU's Heart and Vascular Institute during an “Evening of Science” from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Mon., April 17 at the WVU Media Innovation Center in Evansdale Crossing, Morgantown. 

  • WVU Health Sciences Center Library hosts 'Imagining the West Side' Exhibit

    Monday, April 10, 2017

    West Virginia continuously falls at or near the bottom of national statistics when it comes to the social determinants of health including employment, poverty, education, and healthy food access…but why is that? Dr. Lauri Andress, assistant professor in the Department of Health Policy, Management, and Leadership in the West Virginia University School of Public Health, is exploring this question through her research on low wealth communities, community and economic development, and nontraditional ‘ policy analysis tools.’