WVU announces details on residence hall return and COVID-19 testing for spring semester. Chris Martin from WVU’s Global Engagement Office talks about the Global Health Summit planned Friday (Oct. 11) ahead of Global Health Week (Oct. 14-18). The Global Health Program at WVU Health Sciences will sponsor WVU Global Health Week Oct. 14-18 to promote, support and encourage awareness of global health issues. West Virginia University will celebrate Global Health Week 2020 from Monday, Oct. 19 through Friday, Oct. 23. Visit coronavirus.wvu.edu and CDC.gov for health resources related to the global pandemic. WVU Global Public Health Brigades Spring Break Trip 2020. The lectures are open to everyone, including faculty, residents, fellows, students, staff and the Morgantown community. To introduce medical students to important global health issues. –The West Virginia University Global Health Program is partnering with theWVU Department of Community Medicine’s Public Health Program to sponsor Global Health Week this year. The lectures will feature a speaker every day at noon starting on Monday, Nov. 14 through Friday, Nov. 18 in the WVU Health Sciences Learning Center. International experts, WVU faculty and students will share their experiences and perspectives during … Gain community service hours through a life-changing experience . This has been a year unlike any other—unprecedented, unparalleled, challenging—but West Virginia has risen up to the challenge. The Return to Campus website continues to have updates about WVU's fall plans. In response to changes caused by the evolving COVID-19 pandemic and for those who are inspired to broaden their awareness, the Global Health program at WVU Health Sciences invites faculty, staff, and residents to enroll in the three online learning modules of the Clinical Tropical Medicine and Travelers Health course, which is under the direction of Dr. Melanie Fisher. Students taking this elective will spend one month in a WVU-affiliated overseas hospital or clinic. Message from Allison McCracken, president, Global Brigades, and MPH student: Interested in studying abroad while gaining some community service hours and a life changing experience? Sponsored by the WVU Global Health Program, six lectures will be offered via Zoom throughout the week. Students in the Global Health Track will have the option of spending two 4 week rotations at a global health … Sponsored by the WVU Global Health Program, six lectures will be offered via Zoom throughout the week. Over the course of the brigades, students worked with medical and dental professionals to provide medical and dental care to patients. West Virginia University will celebrate Global Health Week 2020 from Monday, Oct. 19 through Friday, Oct. 23. To prepare students for global travel. The Global Engagement Office is an integral part of West Virginia University Health Sciences, and it actively works to transform lives through global health programs. The lectures are open to everyone, including faculty, residents, fellows, students, staff and the Morgantown community. With vaccines becoming available, there is cause for cautious optimism for the days ahead. In 2020, you defined West Virginia Strong. Our orgs, the Global Medical and Global Dental Brigades have travelled to rural Nicaragua, Panama, Honduras, and Ghana where they facilitated medical, dental, and public health tasks. The latest edition of Inside WVU today focuses on global health. 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