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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.

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July 20-27


Community Service Opportunity

Ripley, WV

Looking for community service hours?? If you are interested in a career in Pediatrics or Cardiology, the WVU Pediatric Cardiology department is looking for volunteers to help with the annual "Bob Hartley's Camp Mountain Heart" - a free, week-long long summer camp for children with congenital heart defects.

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August 4


MidBlock - MS3

All Day Event

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August 4 - 11


MS 1 Orientation

Week Long Event

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August 11


Human Function Starts

  • News

The Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation recently provided the West Virginia University Eye Institute with a $115,000 grant to assist the Appalachian Vision Outreach Program (AVOP).

A research team from the West Virginia University School of Public Health Department of Health Policy, Management, and Leadership traveled to San Diego earlier this month to present at the Annual Research Meeting of the Academy of Health. The annual meeting is the premier forum for health services research, where more than 2,400 attendees gather to discuss health policy implications, sharpen research methods, and network with colleagues from around the world.

Fairmont East Clinic and Marion Medical Associates will be owned and operated by University Health Associates (UHA), effective June 30. UHA is the faculty practice corporation of WVU Healthcare.

The West Virginia Prevention Research Center (WVPRC) was awarded $750,000 from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to conduct disease prevention research in West Virginia. This award is for the first year of a five-year funding period. The WVPRC is one of 26 academic institutions nationally and the only one in the state to receive this funding.

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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.

It is a collaborative school where students help each other in class and look out for each other outside of class.

Sarah Radis

MD Degree | Class of 2015