Patient Care

  • SoP alumnus wins national award from the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation

    SoP alumnus wins national award from the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation

    Congratulations to Dr. Aaron Cumpston (PharmD, 2001). Cumpston earned the 2019 "Excellence in Advocacy Award" from the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation (ASBMT) Pharmacy Special Interest Group (SIG). The national award is presented to members who have made a significant impact on the field of pharmacy in hematopoietic stem cell transplantation through patient or practice advocacy. Cumpston works for is a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in Bone Marrow Transplantation/Hematologic Malignancies and the WVU Cancer Center,

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  • WVU researchers pursue blood test for colorectal cancer

    WVU researchers pursue blood test for colorectal cancer

    Researchers at the West Virginia University Cancer Institute are evaluating a first-of-its-kind blood test for detecting colorectal cancer. Their findings may help propel the test toward inclusion in the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force’s recommendations for colorectal cancer screening.  

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  • RidgeLine Crossfit Gym Hosts Event to Benefit Cancer Research at WVU Cancer Institute

    RidgeLine Crossfit Gym Hosts Event to Benefit Cancer Research at WVU Cancer Institute

    Morgantown, W.Va. - RidgeLine Crossfit hosted an event on January 29 benefiting Cancer Research at the WVU Cancer Institute in honor of their friend Anna Cooper who was diagnosed with colon and liver cancer. The event was a partner WOD (workout of the day) It included more than (XXX how many people). The workouts were based off of some of Anna's favorite moves so they were challenging and fun. Funds were raised with a combination of donations, auctions, a bake sale and coffees. ”We wanted to raise money for research for the type of cancer that Anna had. We liked that 100% of the proceeds can go to cancer research.” Said Jenny Wilson who helped organize the event on behalf of her friend Anna.

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  • In The Spotlight

  • Annual Spring Gala April 26-27

    Annual Spring Gala April 26-27

    Mark your calendars now for the WVU Cancer Institute’s 34th Annual Spring Gala to be held April 26-27, 2019, at The Greenbrier – America’s Resort in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia.

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  • In the News: Richard Goldberg: A transformative leader in cancer research

    In the News: Richard Goldberg: A transformative leader in cancer research

    West Virginia University's Cancer Institute is well-known for its treatment and innovation. Leading the institute is Dr. Richard Goldberg, who has not only established himself as a transformative leader but also a potent researcher and educator.

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