WVCTSI is continuing a virtual grant writing workshop for anyone interested in learning how to develop a competitive NIH application.
These sessions will cover multiple NIH funding mechanisms Fellowship (F Awards), Career Development (K Awards) and Research Program Grants (R Awards), the NIH grant review process, and strategies on how to prepare a successful grant application for these awards.
Sessions will be presented by Joan M. Lakoski, PhD, WVCTSI director of investigator development, and Robert Milner, PhD, senior associate dean for faculty affairs with the University of Southern California's Keck School of Medicine.
Georgetown Disability Alliance will host an open dialogue on racism and ableism in our healthcare systems and spaces on Tuesday, April 27 from 6 to 7 p.m.
WVU connecting southern West Virginians with substance use disorder to recovery resources, jobs, transportation and more
The Appalachian Regional Commission has awarded a two-year, nearly $500,000 grant to WVU for the project, “West Virginia Inspiring Hope,” to enhance and expand the existing recovery-to-work ecosystem, including training, job placement, recovery treatment, housing and transportation in a seven-county area — Clay, Fayette, Greenbrier, Nicholas, Pocahontas, Summers and Webster.
On Dec. 31, 2019, the World Health Organization's (WHO) office in China noted a report of cases of "viral pneumonia" on the website of the Wuhan Municipal Health Commission. Earlier that same month, there was another important milestone: at its headquarters in Geneva, the WHO celebrated the 40th anniversary of the confirmation of the eradication of smallpox. As more and more people receive vaccines and with steep declines in the number of COVID-19 cases worldwide, what does the end of this pandemic look like? Will we also win freedom from this virus?