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  • New pharmacy scholarship honors longtime West Virginia pharmacist

    Monday, March 6, 2017

    The Jack H. Smith Family Pharmacy Scholarship was established not only to honor Suzanne Smith-Fox's father, but to assist a student who holds the same values as her father – generosity, community involvement, quality citizenship and an outstanding passion for receiving an education. Jack was a 1956 graduate from the West Virginia University School of Pharmacy, and the endowed scholarship also honors Jack’s father (Suzanne’s grandfather) who was a pharmacist in Parkersburg, West Virginia.

  • WVU School of Pharmacy receives reaccreditation

    Thursday, February 9, 2017

    The West Virginia University School of Pharmacy’s Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) professional program recently received continued accreditation by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE). The accreditation is valid until 2025—a full eight years, which is the maximum length of time for ACPE’s accreditation.

  • Baugh named director of interprofessional education for health sciences

    Monday, December 19, 2016

    Gina M. Baugh, Pharm.D., associate professor and director of Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experiences at the West Virginia University School of Pharmacy, has been named director of interprofessional education for the WVU Health Sciences Center.

  • DEA registration renewal process changing

    Monday, December 19, 2016

    As of January 1, 2017, those with an expired DEA registration will need to fully reapply; the DEA will no longer allow a grace period for expired registrants.

  • WVU Pharmacy students educate youth about substance and prescription drug abuse

    Monday, October 31, 2016

    Second-year students at the West Virginia University School of Pharmacy visited West Preston School on Thursday, Oct. 27, to discuss the dangers of substance and prescription drug abuse.

  • WVU student pharmacists offer health screenings at Bridge Day

    Friday, October 14, 2016

    MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Students from the West Virginia University School of Pharmacy will be offering a variety of health screenings and information Saturday, Oct. 15, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Bridge Day at New River Gorge in Fayetteville, West Virginia.

  • WVU’s food bank to open second location, The Rack II@HSC

    Thursday, October 6, 2016

    West Virginia University Health Sciences will soon open “The Rack II@HSC,” WVU Health Sciences’ Campus Food Bank, to assist with campus-wide efforts to address the growing population of homeless and/or hungry employees/students.    

  • WVU Pharmacy student writes song to benefit disaster relief efforts

    Thursday, September 22, 2016

    MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — You never know from where a source of inspiration might come.

  • Griffith named WVU Medicine vice president of cancer services

    Wednesday, September 21, 2016

    Niesha L. Griffith, a graduate of the West Virginia University School of Pharmacy, has returned to her alma mater as vice president of cancer services for WVU Medicine. She began her new role Sept. 13.

  • NIH awards WVU $1.8 million to widen health options for children

    Wednesday, September 21, 2016

    Seriously ill children across West Virginia will have easier access to new medical treatments in their own communities, thanks to a four-year, $1.8 million grant awarded to West Virginia University today by the National Institutes of Health.