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  • The Bodice Project: Sculptural Exhibit

    The Bodice Project: Sculptural Exhibit

    West Virginia University Health Sciences Center and the Bodice Project invite you to join us February 20 - 22 in the Erickson Alumni Center Nutting Gallery for the Bodice Project Sculptural Exhibit.

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  • The Bodice Project: Opening Night Reception

    West Virginia University Health Sciences Center and the Bodice Project invite you to join us for an Opening Night Reception at the Erickson Alumni Center on February 19, 2019.*

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  • Lori Hazlehurst named as WVU Cancer Institute Associate Director

    Lori Hazlehurst named as WVU Cancer Institute Associate Director

    MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Lori Hazlehurst, Ph.D., Professor (WVU School of Pharmacy - Pharmaceutical Sciences and Co-Leader of the WVU Cancer Institute Research Program the Alexander B. Osborn Hematopoietic Malignancy and Transplantation Program, has been named as the Associate Director for Basic Research at the WVU Cancer Institute.  In this role, she will work closely with Dr. Richard Goldberg, Institute Director, and the leadership team of the WVU Cancer Institute to implement strategic goals to increase the impact of basic and translational cancer research at WVU. The primary strategy is to increase the number of NIH funded investigators focused on cancer research at WVU

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  • Export Control Fast Facts: What you need to know

    Export Control Fast Facts: What you need to know

    The training will highlight the importance of compliance with U.S. export laws and regulations, HSC faculty and staff’s personal responsibilities, and the processes designed to assist them. In particular, the information will look at how export regulations intersect with research, travel abroad, and the ways the Export Control office works with the Office of Global Affairs in the visa process for J-1 scholars and H-1B employees working in each school at HSC.

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  • Novel Funding Opportunities for Tumor Treating Fields Research

    Novel Funding Opportunities for Tumor Treating Fields Research

    InovitroTM TTFields Lab Bench System from Novocure recently released several new funding opportunities. 

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  • Board of Governors proposes tightening of tobacco-free campus policy

    Board of Governors proposes tightening of tobacco-free campus policy

    A clarification and tightening of West Virginia University’s tobacco-free campus rules was approved for comment Friday by the Board of Governors.

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  • WVU maintains R1 status, ranking alongside most prestigious research universities

    WVU maintains R1 status, ranking alongside most prestigious research universities

    West Virginia University continues to rank among the nation’s elite research institutions as reflected in the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. 

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  • 2018 Cancer Burden Report Released

    WVU Cancer Institute's Cancer Prevention and Control, in collaboration with the West Virginia Cancer Registry, has released the 2018 Cancer Burden Report. The report provides updated statewide, age-adjusted incidence rates and counts for cancer diagnosed among West Virginia residents from 2011 to 2015.

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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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  • WVU Cancer Institute surgical oncologists perform new treatment for abdominal cancer

    WVU Cancer Institute surgical oncologists perform new treatment for abdominal cancer

    Brian Boone, M.D., surgical oncologist in the WVU Medicine Department of Surgery and WVU Cancer Institute, performed the state’s first hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) infusion. This treatment delivers heated, sterilized chemotherapy to the abdomen as a treatment for cancer that has spread to the lining of the abdominal cavity, or peritoneum.

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