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Graduation 2015

Dr. Marsh challenged us to identify the ‘why’ in what we do. These freshly minted physicians are the ‘why'. Read More

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WVU medical students meet their match

Students at the WVU School of Medicine have worked toward Match Day – the day they learn where they will spend the next several years as resident-physicians. Read More

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WVU autism study reaches out for public's help

First biomedical study of its kind at university. Read More

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Brainstormers: Obama's big research push kicks off with a meeting of the minds

Brefczynski-Lewis, assisted by graduate student Chris Bauer, dons her PET-helmet prototype to demonstrate the device's portability. Photo by Lois Raimondo/For The Washington Post. Read More

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WVU School of Medicine

One Medical School, Three Campuses

Morgantown Eastern Charleston

WVU medical faculty and students are at the leading edge of scientific studies of the biological processes of life and at the forefront of efforts to bring health advances to residents of West Virginia's cities and rural areas. The School of Medicine serves students who want to study medicine, physical and occupational therapy, laboratory science, exercise physiology, research and graduate education and more.

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At the West Virginia University School of Medicine, we educate health professionals, provide thousands of people with medical care, and conduct lifesaving research. Our students work side-by-side with doctors and scientists in the University's modern hospitals, clinics and laboratories.

As one medical school with three campuses, our students also have a chance to learn from professionals that practice at medical offices, clinics and hospitals across the state.

WVU Healthcare’s Stroke Center has again earned the highest honor possible from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With the Guidelines® program. ​ The Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: StrokeSM Honor Roll Elite awards are reserved for hospital teams who meet the highest measures of following the most up-to-date guidelines with the goal of speeding recovery and reducing death and disability for stroke patients.

The WVU School of Medicine has chosen one of its own faculty members to serve as the chair of the Department of Behavioral Medicine and Psychiatry. Marc W. Haut, Ph.D., A.B.P.P., has been interim chair since August 2014 while also serving as Psychology section chief, program director of neuropsychology, research advisor and professor in the Departments of Behavioral Medicine and Psychiatry, Neurology and Radiology.

Leo R. Brancazio, M.D., F.A.C.O.G., has been named professor and chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the West Virginia University School of Medicine, according to Clay Marsh, M.D., vice president and executive dean of health sciences.

WVU Department of Radiology Professor Jeffery Hogg, M.D., is the newly appointed editor-in-chief for Case-Based Online Radiology Education (CORE), MedU's virtual patient program for medical students studying radiology. MedU is a nonprofit consortium of medical student educators.

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May 25

2015

Memorial Day Recess: University Closed

<span class="listtext">No classes. University closed.</span>

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June 26

2015

Final Exam for First Six-Week Session

Final Exam for First Six-Week Session

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July 3

2015

Independence Day Recess: University Closed

No classes. University closed.

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August 7

2015

Final Exam for Second Six-Week Session and 12-Week Session

Final Exam for Second Six-Week Session and 12-Week Session

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The Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center at West Virginia University is a comprehensive institution with a full range of undergraduate, graduate, and professional degree programs to prepare you for a future in the fields of science and health.

The extraordinary array of real-life, hands-on experiences, bring you an unsurpassed education in advanced patient care, diagnosis, treatment, disease prevention, health and wellness.

Learn more about our academic offerings or visit the Student Corner.

During my pharmacy rotations I found myself chasing down the next procedure and staring at MRIs and CT scans. I developed a passion for the diagnostic end of medicine.

Sarah Bowen

MD Degree | Class of 2017