Members of WVU's American Pharmacists Association-Academy of Student Pharmacists (APhA-ASP) Operation Mental Health were in the Pylons October 9 to provide some stress relief.
They kicked things off at Noon with a group photo to spread awareness against the stigma around mental illness. In addition, they provided information on mental health and supplies for DIY stress balls.
Toni, the first facility dog for WVU Medicine Children's Hospital stopped by for a belly rub. She is assigned to the pediatric hematology oncology team and spends a lot of her time on rounds and at the infusion center visiting patients.
Today, October 10, is Mental Health Awareness Day.
In the Class Notes section of the new WVU Alumni Magazine there is a photo of WVU School of Pharmacy alumna Kylea Goff (PharmD,'10) who greeted WVU School of Medicine alumnus and Men’s Co-Champion John Logar (MD, '01) at the finish line for the Iditarod Trail Invitational in Nome, Alaska!! Goff is assistant director of pharmacy at Norton Sound Health Corporation in Nome.
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.