WVU Medicine Cabinet News Stories

WVU Eye Institute receives grant from Bernard McDonough Foundation

A West Virginia University Eye Institute program that provides vision care to residents in rural areas of West Virginia is getting a financial boost. [...]

WVU Eye Institute celebrates World Glaucoma Week

The WVU Eye Institute is joining forces with The World Glaucoma Association (WGA) and the World Glaucoma Patient Association (WGPA) to raise global awareness of glaucoma. [...]

Bonnie’s Bus to offer mammograms in Gilbert and Man

Bonnie’s Bus, a digital mammography center on wheels, will visit Mingo and Logan counties offering digital mammograms and breast care education to women. [...]

WVU Healthcare physicians establish pain research fund in honor of colleague

Two WVU Healthcare physicians who specialize in pain management have established a fund to benefit cancer patients at West Virginia University in honor of their friend and colleague Rodney Dayo, D.O., who passed away at age 43 after battling brain cancer in 2013. [...]

Saturday event to benefit WVU Children’s Hospital

The Once a Mountaineer, Always a Mountaineer program, which brings former West Virginia University football players now with the NFL back to Morgantown to inspire healthy lifestyle choices among area children, is hosting a daylong event Saturday, March 7, that pairs the players with youth from around West Virginia. [...]

Dr. Anna Allen named president of Association of Occupational and Environmental Clinics

Anna Allen, M.D., M.P.H., assistant professor in the West Virginia University School of Medicine Department of Emergency Medicine and adjunct in the WVU School of Public Health Department of Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences, was recently named president of the Association of Occupational and Environmental Clinics (AOEC) Board of Directors. [...]

IHOP National Pancake Day benefits WVU Children’s Hospital

Hungry IHOP patrons will have the opportunity to enjoy free pancakes and support West Virginia University Children’s Hospital at Ruby Memorial on Tuesday, March 3. [...]

Rosen elected to Board of American Association of Neurological Surgeons

Charles L. Rosen, M.D., Ph.D., chair and professor in the WVU Department of Neurosurgery was recently elected to serve on the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) Board. [...]

WVU Healthcare receives Magnet® re-designation

To be selected for Magnet® designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), hospitals must have a proven track record of excellence in nursing services. In short, they are the country’s elite hospitals. For the third time, WVU Healthcare has been named a Magnet hospital. [...]