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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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August 29


American Medical Student Association


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September 5


Back to School Bash

3:00 to 8:00 PM

Krepps Park

All MD Students, All Campuses. New School Year Bar-b-que.

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September 12


MFP Wellness Event - MS1

12:00 to 1:00 PM

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September 17


Joint Staff Meeting

10:00 to 4:00 PM

MARK YOUR CALENDARS for a Joint Staff Meeting with the main agenda re: LCME. Please help us with your attendance at this important meeting.

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John F. Brick, M.D., chair of the WVU Department of Neurology and stroke director, has been named the John F. Brick Chair in Neurology in the WVU School of Medicine.

Clare M. Flanagan has been selected as the senior director of development for WVU’s School of Medicine.

Marc W. Haut, Ph.D., has been appointed as interim chair for the WVU Department of Behavioral Medicine and Psychiatry until a new chair is named.

Sendil Krishnan, MD (2001) and Tom McClellan (2001) recently collaborated on publishing the book Hospital Admissions, a collection of patient stories encountered over the years. It hit #24 on Amazon's best-seller list!

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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