Nursing hosts ‘Scouting World Jamboree Student Clinical Experiences’ event
Faculty from the School of Nursing will offer a presentation on Wednesday, Dec. 11, from noon to 1 p.m., to discuss nursing student learning outcomes met through a large "camp" clinical learning experience at this summer’s 24th World Jamboree.
WVU, Monongalia County Health Department establish Academic Health Department to enhance public health training, research and service
Top-tier training, research and service opportunities will remain at the forefront for students in the School of Public Health as West Virginia University and the Monongalia County Health Department establish an Academic Health Department, reinforcing the School’s commitment to give students learning experiences based in real-world public health practice.
WVU healthcare simulation center earns full accreditation, joining less than 3 percent of centers worldwide
David and JoAnn Shaw Simulation Training and Education for Patient Safety recently attained full accreditation by the Society for Simulation in Healthcare’s accreditation council.
"Evening of Science" set for Tuesday, Nov. 12
The West Virginia University Office of Research and Graduate Education will host an "Evening of Science" Tuesday, Nov. 12 from 4 to 6 p.m. on the 4th floor at Evansdale Crossing.
Important Accessibility Information for Faculty
WVU’s Office of Accessibility Services' new database Student Accommodation Management for Mountaineers (SAMM) is now available online, providing faculty members with easier access to information about the disability accommodations authorized in their classes.
WVU School of Nursing now offering DNP – Nurse Anesthetist program
Nurses who want to become nurse anesthetists can now work toward that degree through the WVU School of Nursing.
WVU School of Nursing Keyser campus team growing
The West Virginia University School of Nursing Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program on the WVU Potomac State campus welcomed four new faculty to the program this year.
Health Sciences to sponsor WVU Global Health Week
The Global Health Program at WVU Health Sciences will sponsor WVU Global Health Week Oct. 14-18 at noon in room 1905 Health Sciences North. Lunch is provided to those who RSVP by Oct. 7.
P.O.U.N.D selling nursing t-shirts
The School of Nursing’s student organization P.O.U.N.D is selling nurses t-shirts to faculty, staff and students for $15.
WVU in the News: Don't Forget Our Frontline Caregivers in the Opioid Epidemic
America’s opioid epidemic will go down in history alongside the Spanish flu, typhoid, polio and AIDS as one of our worst public health disasters. Between 1999 and 2017, almost 218,000 people in the United States died from overdoses connected to prescription opioids, and almost as many more died from overdoses connected to illicit opioids. Of the 70,000 drug overdose deaths in 2017, two-thirds of them were opioid-connected. Deaths continue at the rate of 130 a day.