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, immunology and medical microbiology, research and graduate education and more.
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.
Jeremy C. Alltop, M.S.A., F.H.F.M.A, chief administrative officer for the School of Medicine, was recently named a Fellow of the Healthcare Financial Management Association (FHFMA).
The WVU Medicine Jon Michael Moore Trauma Center recently purchased a simulator to teach high school students about the dangers of driving under the influence and distracted driving.
Colleen Beatty, a 2011 WVU Cancer Institute summer research fellowship recipient, who recently was inducted into the West Virginia University School of Medicine’s chapter of the Gold Humanism Honor Society.
In recognition of their compassion in the practice of medicine, 19 medical students, residents and faculty have been inducted into the West Virginia University School of Medicine’s chapter of the Gold Humanism Honor Society.
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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.
I knew I did not want to be in front of a computer all day. I wanted to work with people because I wanted to witness first hand the positive effects that I could have on their lives.
MD Degree | Class of 2017