• Van Liere Research Day highlights work of Center Students

    Van Liere Research Day highlights work of Center Students

    This is a great way to highlight and celebrate the research being done here at the Health Sciences Center. There will be Oral Presentation competitions on Thursday from Clinical Residents and Graduate students. Friday, we will celebrate students from all HSC programs/schools with a poster session. Please stop by and engage these outstanding students. The plenary lecture will be Friday, March 3rd at 2:00pm in Okey Patteson. The plenary lecturer will be Gregory del Zoppo, MD, a thought leader in the world of stroke research.

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  • DeLynn Lecture to feature researcher behind breast cancer drug Herceptin

    Dennis Slamon, M.D., Ph.D., an internationally renowned physician scientist whose work led to the development of the breast cancer drug Herceptin, will deliver the 2016 Laurence and Jean DeLynn Lecture at 4 p.m., September 7, in the Fukushima Auditorium of the of the West Virginia University Health Sciences Center. A reception will follow in the Learning Center Commons.

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  • Otolaryngology resident's research work honored

    Phillip “Alex” Montague, M.D., WVU Medicine Department of Otolaryngology resident with WVU Cancer Institute ties, has been recognized for his outstanding research presentation.  During the Department of Otolaryngology’s annual alumni conference, Dr. Montague received the Sobisca S. Hall Award for his research project entitled Invasion in Head and Neck Cancer.

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  • Cancer Institute provides continuing education on breast cancer

    Cancer Institute provides continuing education on breast cancer

    Nearly 200 healthcare professionals from Morgantown and the surrounding region took advantage of the 2nd Annual WVU Cancer Institute Breast Cancer Conference: From Mammograms to Metastatic Breast Cancer held recently at Erickson Alumni Center in Morgantown.  Several who attended the continuing education event were from the Cancer Institute’s regional affiliates at Berkeley Medical Center in Martinsburg, Camden Clark Medical Center in Parkersburg and Garrett Regional Medical Center in Oakland, MD.  Bonnie’s Bus Director Sara Jane Gainor and WVU Cancer Institute Director of Clinical Services Hannah Hazard, MD, shared various aspects of the conference with WBOY TV.

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