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  • 2019 Van Liere Research Conference

    2019 Van Liere Research Conference

    The 54th Annual Van Liere Research Conference (formerly the E.J. Van Liere Convocation and HSC Research Day) will be held on March 21st and 22nd, 2019 on the WVU Health Sciences Campus in Morgantown, WV.

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  • Save the date: STEPS to hold simulation certificate program Spring 2019

    Save the date: STEPS to hold simulation certificate program Spring 2019

    The David and Jo Ann Shaw Center for Simulation and Education for Patient Safety will soon offer a simulation certificate program. The continuing education course aims to teach effective strategies for including simulation training in the classroom.

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  • Du Publishes Two Studies That Describe an Improved Approach to Bone Marrow Transplant

    Du Publishes Two Studies That Describe an Improved Approach to Bone Marrow Transplant

    WVU cancer researcher and Assistant Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences Wei Du, MD, PhD, teamed up with researchers from Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center to focus on improving outcomes and reducing side effects of traditional stem cell transplant. Their work was recently published in Leukemia, one of the top journals in hematology.

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  • NIOSH leader to share perspectives on the impact of the opioid epidemic on the U.S. workforce

    NIOSH leader to share perspectives on the impact of the opioid epidemic on the U.S. workforce

    The WVU School of Public Health continues its Dean’s Colloquium Series in October with a discussion about the impact of the nation’s opioid epidemic on the U.S. workforce.

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  • Campo to discuss suicide prevention at Festival of Ideas series

    Campo to discuss suicide prevention at Festival of Ideas series

    This season’s Festival of Ideas at WVU kicks off on Sept. 11 at 4 p.m. at the Health Sciences Center's Okey Patteson auditorium. Dr. John Campo will present "Suicide Prevention Across the Lifespan and the Rural-Urban Continuum."

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  • Gillison to present Annual DeLynn Lecture

    Gillison to present Annual DeLynn Lecture

    The WVU Cancer Institute will hold its Annual DeLynn Lecture with Maura L. Gillison, MD, PhD, who will lecture on HPV and the Host Genome, at 4 pm on Tuesday, Sept. 4, in the WVU Health Sciences Center's Fukushima Auditorium (room 1901). A Q&A session will follow the lecture. The event is free and open to the public. For those who cannot attend, the event also will be webcast.

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  • School of Public Health announces new HPML chair

    School of Public Health announces new HPML chair

    Nicholas Castle, B.Sc. (Hons) M.H.A., Ph.D., FGSA, will join the WVU School of Public Health as chair of the Department of Health Policy, Management and Leadership on December 31, 2018.

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  • WVU researchers improve screening rates for state’s second-deadliest cancer

    WVU researchers improve screening rates for state’s second-deadliest cancer

    In West Virginia, where colorectal cancer is the second-deadliest type of cancer, half of all colorectal cancers elude diagnosis until they have already grown beyond the colon. With Medicaid expansion, more West Virginians now have health insurance for cancer screening, yet many barriers to screening persist.

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  • Cancer Institute welcomes 2018 summer undergraduate research fellows

    Cancer Institute welcomes 2018 summer undergraduate research fellows

    Five undergraduate students have been selected to participate in the Summer Research Fellowship Program this year at the WVU Cancer Institute.

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  • Zuan-Fu Lim wins Rising Star Award

    Zuan-Fu Lim wins Rising Star Award

    Zuan-Fu Lim, a cancer cell biology graduate student in Patrick Ma’s lab at the WVU Cancer Institute, has won a Rising Star Award from the WVU Health Sciences Center Office of Research and Graduate Education. The award recognizes outstanding graduate students and faculty at the Health Sciences Center. Earlier this year, Lim’s lung cancer research earned him an American Association of Immunologists Young Investigator Award for his first place oral presentation at the 21st annual meeting of the Translational Research Cancer Centers Consortium at Seven Springs, PA.

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