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.
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.
Preston County, W.Va. senior citizens are using photography in a West Virginia University project to identify and explore issues related to food access.
Your gut does a lot for you. It turns your food into energy, filters waste, and even tips you off to health issues. Keep it healthy! WVU Medicine experts will discuss digestive diseases and more on the next episode of “Doctors on Call,” which will air live at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 8 on West Virginia Public Television.
Charles Moore, M.D., has been named medical director of the WVU Eye Institute. Dr. Moore, an assistant professor, has been a member of the Department of Ophthalmology since 1996. He completed his medical degree at the WVU School of Medicine and did his residency training in the Department of Ophthalmology.
The WVU School of Medicine Global Health Program and the HSC Global Engagement Office are sponsoring this year’s Global Health Week, dedicated in memory of John Hall, M.D., former professor in the Department of Immunology and Medical Microbiology. The lectures will feature a speaker at noon each day starting Monday, Oct. 19, through Friday, Oct. 23, in the WVU Health Sciences Center.
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EXPH Journal Club
Exercise Physiology Journal ClubRead More
35th Anniversary of Women's Studies at WVU
A reception will be held to mark the 35th anniversary of women's studies at WVU.Read More
Mid-Semester Reports Due by Noon
<span class="listtext">Faculty must submit mid-semester deficiency grades by noon.</span>Read More
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