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.
Surenda Varma, M.D., vice chair, Pediatrics and distinguished professor at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, will present "Thank God There is a Hole in Donut -- Current Initiatives in Childhood Obesity" as part of the Charaka Lectureship. The lecture will begin at 8 a.m., Friday, Oct. 28 in Fukushima Auditorium, located on the first floor of the WVU Health Sciences Center.
President E. Gordon Gee will officially welcome healthcare startup Good Measures to the WVU Health Sciences Innovation Center, at an open house from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Oct. 4. The Boston-based company established an office earlier this year WVU, located in the Blanchette Rockefeller Neurosciences Center building on the Health Sciences campus.
WVU arthritis experts Drs. John Barnett, Lisa Robinson and Colleen Watkins invite you to join them for a discussion on the most recent research and treatment options for Rheumatoid Arthritis, from the bench to the bedside.
The Mid-Career Women Faculty Professional Development Seminar is an engaging and comprehensive program designed for women physicians and scientists who are at the associate professor level* and hold leadership positions within their discipline, and who are considering advancing their leadership positions within their discipline, department, or institution. *Assistant and Full Professors will be considered based on experience.
Student Interest Group in Neurology
FIRST MEETING OF THE YEAR! Dr. Mandich will discuss cerebellar dysfunction and present clinical cases. Please direct questions to Ogaga Urhie firstname.lastname@example.orgRead More
HSC Student Advisory Board Student Forum
Student Advisory Board Student Forum in Patteson Auditorium at 12:00 pm.Read More
Peter Mucha, Jr, MD Visiting Professor Lectureship
TRAUMA: From Inception to Date-Successes, Trails, Errors, and Challenges Demetrios Demetriades, MD, PhD, FACS Professor of Surgery, Director of Trauma, Emergency Surgery, and Surgical Critical Care Los Angeles County General and University of Southern California Los Angeles, CARead More
USPTO Event at Evansdale Library
Sponsored by Health Sciences Innovation Center and WVU Libraries, representatives from United States Patent & Trademark Office will introduce intellectual property and will provide hands-on training for patent and trademark searching. Panel discussion from WVU Services will also take place to highlight programs offered by WVU.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