Hundreds of healthcare professionals offered screenings, assessments, tests, and recommendations at the 2014 expo on Oct. 10 at the Morgantown Mall. It is one of the largest community health events in the region focused on prevention and early detection.
In its first wave of funding awards, a new presidential project aimed at revolutionizing our understanding of the human brain has pledged its support to a group of researchers led by WVU faculty. The group, which includes Julie Brefczynski-Lewis, Ph.D., pictured, are working to change the future of brain imaging. Read More »
WVU Dental Hygiene alumna Michele Ross, center, made a $100,000 gift for the renovation of the dental hygiene lab, where she stands with Anthony “Tom” Borgia, D.D.S., interim dean of the WVU School of Dentistry, and Amy Funk, director of the WVU Dental Hygiene program. Read More »
WVU is bolstering its stroke research to lessen the effects of the disease across the state and the nation. Pictured are stroke researcher Sergiy Yakovenko, Ph.D., center, and intern Ruaridh Gollifer, observing Kyla Galbreath, an exercise physiology student. She is walking on a treadmill with sensors that provide data on movement dynamics and behavior for the development of robotic exoskeletons and neural stimulators. Read More »
Sabrina Hanlon is one of three walking miracles honored at the Jon Michael Moore Trauma Center’s Fifth Annual Night of Recognition on Oct. 9. She is pictured with her husband Michael, trauma surgeon Jennifer Knight, M.D., left, and Trauma Center Director Alison Wilson, M.D., right. Watch a video. >>