The annual Holiday Celebration for WVU Medicine and Health Sciences employees will kick off on Thurs., Dec. 6, from 2 to 4 p.m. at The Market, located on the ground floor of the Health Sciences Center. The Market will close at 11:30 a.m. for the celebration.
A second event for night shift employees is set for Wed., Dec. 12 from 1 to 3 a.m. in the J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital cafeteria.
Both events are free to employees and will feature a variety of appetizers and sweet treats from WVU Medicine Catering and WVU’s Culinary Creations. All faculty and staff are encouraged to attend; no take-out will be available.
West Virginia University’s Health Sciences Center faculty will administer a monthly Journal Club directed towards advanced illness care.
Approximately 19 WVU School of Nursing students, including students Katherine Barbarossa (left) and Morgan Spoharski, and four faculty from Morgantown and Beckley are volunteering for the next two weeks at the 24th World Scout Jamboree - North America 2019.
Work from Dr. A. Courtney DeVries, the John T. and June R. Chambers Chair of Oncology Research at the WVU Cancer Institute, and her team is focusing on the side effects a cancer patient experiences during treatment, depending on their social environment.