WHEELING, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia University Medicine Wheeling Hospital is working to regain a higher designation for its trauma center, officials said.
The hospital was downgraded recently from a Level II to a Level IV trauma center following a survey with the American College of Surgeons, hospital President and CEO Douglass Harrison said in a letter to EMS partners.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia University will expand its mask mandate to include all indoor campus spaces, officials said Friday.
Masks will be required beginning on Monday in all buildings and facilities regardless of vaccination status through Oct.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia University Health System, the state's largest private employer, announced Monday that it will require all employees to be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus by Oct.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia University said Tuesday that it is requiring masks to be worn in classrooms and labs for the next 30 days, citing several factors, including that not enough students and employees have submitted proof that they have been vaccinated against COVID-19.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia University has settled two lawsuits filed over injuries stemming from a rockslide.
Three people were taken to a hospital in February 2020 after boulders fell from a hillside, striking a car and a transit shuttle vehicle at the school.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The owner of a shuttered pharmaceutical plant that recently idled hundreds of workers said Wednesday it has entered into talks to potentially transfer the complex to West Virginia University for possible other business uses.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — The National Science Foundation has awarded more than $150,000 for ecology research at West Virginia University to study the interaction of trees and soil water in the Amazon rainforest.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — The National Science Foundation has awarded more than $452,000 for a research project at West Virginia University.
The funding will go to study new catalysts to convert carboxylic acids to value-added compounds and provide research experience to future teachers in West Virginia.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia University plans to fully open its campuses this fall due to recent drops in COVID-19 cases across the country.
In a news release Tuesday, the university cited state figures showing the number of active coronavirus cases statewide had dropped 57% in the past month.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia University's chief of obesity medicine is investigating how to best help the state's primary care providers treat their obese patients.
“Weight loss used to be designated to commercial programs, like stores selling diet products,” Dr.
PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — Students at West Virginia University at Parkersburg will be able to learn automated manufacturing using high-tech robotic arm equipment, thanks to a grant from the West Virginia Community and Technical College System...
MORGANTOWN — Over the next five years, a West Virginia University partnership with three divisions of the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources will target the prevalence of neonatal abstinence syndrome and the effect it has on children's development.
MORGANTOWN -- Fan Day with the West Virginia University football team scheduled Sunday was postponed following an outbreak of Hand, Foot and Mouth disease among some members of the team was discovered.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia University has established a new Inhalation Facility for researchers to identify particles people breathe and how they affect their health.
Timothy Nurkiewicz, a microvascular physiologist in the School of Medicine's Department of Physiology, Pharmacology and Neuroscience, is the director of the new lab.