WVU Medicine Cabinet News Stories

Internationally renowned cancer scientist to deliver DeLynn Lecture

Lewis C. Cantley, Ph.D., an internationally renowned cancer scientist, will deliver the 2014 Laurence and Jean DeLynn Lecture at 3:30 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 8 in the West Virginia University Health Sciences Center’s Fukushima Auditorium. [...]

New implanted sensor could reduce heart failure admissions

Cardiologists at WVU Healthcare’s Ruby Memorial Hospital are now only the fourth group of doctors in the nation to implant a new tiny, wireless monitoring sensor to help doctors and patients manage heart failure while eliminating the need for frequent surprise hospital visits. [...]

Dr. Susannah Poe selected by CDC as an Act Early Ambassador

Susannah Poe, Ed.D., associate professor in the West Virginia University Department of Pediatrics and director the intensive Autism Service Delivery (iASD) Clinic at the WVU Center for Excellence in Disabilities, is one of 32 professionals nationally to have been selected to serve as an Act Early Ambassador for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) “Learn the Signs. Act Early.” program. [...]

Bonnie’s Bus to offer mammograms in Buckeye

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

WVU Healthcare hosting open interview sessions for 300 jobs

Are you looking for a job that will be a challenge? Do you want to make a difference. Open interview sessions for approximately 300 positions at WVU Healthcare will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. tomorrow (Aug. 13) at the WVU Erickson Alumni Center. [...]

WVU Healthcare clinic eyes vets for training

As United States military personnel return to civilian life after their years of service to their country are completed, jobs can sometimes be hard to find. Veterans often have highly specialized skills, and employment offerings can be scarce, especially in rural areas. With a goal of providing on-the-job training and employment for a few good men and women, a new program at the WVU Eye Institute is seeking its first two vets to shape into ophthalmic testing assistants [...]

WVU Urgent Care Evansdale clinic opens Friday

Summertime bumps and scrapes are all too common, and 85 degree days see their share of swimmer’s ear and sinus infections. WVU Urgent Care's second Morgantown location opens at 8 a.m. tomorrow (Aug. 1) ready to take care of those unwelcome summer surprises. [...]

Bonnie’s Bus to offer mammograms in Newburg, Aurora, Belington, Fairmont, and Clarksburg

Bonnie’s Bus, a digital mammography center on wheels, will visit Preston, Barbour, Marion, and Harrison counties in August, offering digital mammograms and breast care education to women. [...]

Ashley Hahn Calvery to sign copies of her book at Friends Gift Shop

Ashley Hahn Calvery will hold a signing of her book “My Mom The Miracle: 1 Woman, 2 Cancers, 3 Years, 4-Ever Grateful” from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesday (July 30) at the Friends Gift Shop at Ruby Memorial Hospital. [...]