The School of Medicine is actively involved in basic science and clinical research. There are several research centers that focus on areas of importance to the state and nation including heart disease, lung biology, diabetes & obesity, cancer, and immunology/cell biology.

There are many disciplines within the Pathology, Anatomy and Laboratory Medicine Department that contribute to research.

  • cellular pathology
  • proteomics
  • cytogenetics
  • microbial pathology
  • molecular pathology
  • tissue bank (Pathology Laboratory for Translational Medicine), also offering histology laboratory services for researchers

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WVU also offers graduate degree programs with MD/PhD and MD/MPH.