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.
An upcoming virtual training and education seminar aims to expand health care at WVU Medicine to be responsive and sensitive to the needs of transgender and gender diverse patients.
Despite the COVID-19 pandemic and ongoing uncertainties in the higher education world, West Virginia University received $195 million in external funding for research and other sponsored programs this past fiscal year.
Geriatrics Lunchtime Learning: “Urinary Incontinence in the Elderly” will be presented via Zoom from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 30.