WVU Cancer Institute and WVU Medicine will host a Relay For Life Kickoff Rally on March 14 from 2 to 4 p.m. in the Mary Babb Randolph Cancer Center Atrium. The event is an opportunity for faculty, staff and students to learn about the American Cancer Society (ACS) Monongalia County Relay for Life in June and meet WVU Medicine Relay For Life ambassadors and ACS members while enjoying games and snacks. Rally participants will also be able to register their teams online and obtain fundraising information.
The 2018 ACS Monongalia County Relay For Life will be held June 8 to June 9 from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. at Westwood Middle School Track in Morgantown. The WVU Cancer Institute is a sponsor.
An ACS Monongalia County Relay For Life Kickoff will be held on February 22 at 6:30 p.m. at Buffalo Wild Wings at Suncrest Towne Centre in Morgantown. Hannah Hazard-Jenkins, MD, surgeon-in-chief and director of clinical services at the WVU Cancer Institute, will serve as the guest speaker.
The WVU Cancer Institute will hold its Annual DeLynn Lecture with Maura L. Gillison, MD, PhD, who will lecture on HPV and the Host Genome, at 4 pm on Tuesday, Sept. 4, in the WVU Health Sciences Center's Fukushima Auditorium (room 1901). A Q&A session will follow the lecture. The event is free and open to the public. For those who cannot attend, the event also will be webcast.
Four WVU Medicine hospitals have been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as part of its 2018-19 Best Hospitals in the United States.
The WVU School of Public Health will kick off its 2018-2019 Dean’s Colloquium Series with a discussion about the future of public health education.