On May 15–17, the WVU Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute will hold a building dedication to celebrate the launch of its Innovation Center (May 15) and an Inaugural Summit (May 16–17).
All faculty and staff are invited to attend both events and encouraged to RSVP by April 29 via the online form.
WVU in the News: WVU professor presents groundbreaking heart research to a world-leading convention in Paris
West Virginia is the least heart-healthy state in the nation, according to American Health Rankings' 2019 study, but work led by West Virginia University researchers seeks to help improve the lives of patients living with heart disease.
More girls and young women are committing suicide; targeted prevention efforts may help save them, says WVU researcher
Teenage girls and young women are increasingly likely to commit suicide, said West Virginia University researcher John Campo. In particular, the rates at which they die by hanging and suffocation have risen markedly. These were the findings of a study he and his colleagues carried out recently. Their findings appear in JAMA Network Open.
Despite ample evidence that a collaborative, multidisciplinary team-based approach to managing type 2 diabetes that incorporates patient self-management leads to better outcomes(clinical.diabetesjournals.org) than methods that rely largely on the expertise of a single clinician, research on how this model performs in the primary care setting -- particularly in rural communities -- has been limited.