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Sep 24, 2012, 07:41 ET WVU Public Health Study Finds Suicide To Be Leading Cause Of Injury Mortality In U.S.

A published study by researchers from the West Virginia University School of Public Health and Injury Control Research Center found that suicide...


Aug 15, 2012, 17:30 ET WVU Health Sciences Gets $19.6 Million Research Grant From NIH

The Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center of West Virginia University has been awarded a $19.6 million grant from the National Institutes of Health...


Aug 09, 2012, 15:58 ET WVU Injury Control Research Center Receives $4.1-Million Grant From The CDC

 The West Virginia University Injury Control Research Center (ICRC) has just been awarded a five-year grant totaling $4.1 million to continue...


Apr 27, 2012, 17:45 ET Surgeon Implants Diaphragm Pacemaker In Pediatric Patient

- A surgeon for WVU Healthcare has implanted a diaphragmatic pacemaker in a pediatric patient, making West Virginia University's medical center only...