Tag archive for ‘WVSOM’
By admin On Friday, January 23rd, 2015

WVSOM opens Mini-Medical School to community members

The West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine (WVSOM) is offering community members insight into the medical field by providing a Mini-Med School led by first- and second-year students. Mini-Med, which begins More...

By admin On Monday, January 19th, 2015

Treatment available to community members through OMM Clinic

Residents in the community will have the opportunity to relieve some of their ailments through the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine’s (WVSOM) annual OMM Clinic. The Student Osteopathic Manipulative More...

WVSOM’s first-ever Teddy Clinic took place Nov. 15 at Greenbrier Valley Medical Center. The purpose of the event was to help ease children’s anxiety about doctor visits by educating them on what physicians do and empowering them to participate with their Teddy Bears. More than 50 children visited the clinic and received hands on experience being a “doctor for a day.” Pictured: Judson Settle, first-year medical student.
By admin On Friday, January 2nd, 2015

Students host Teddy Clinic

WVSOM’s first-ever Teddy Clinic took place Nov. 15 at Greenbrier Valley Medical Center. The purpose of the event was to help ease children’s anxiety about doctor visits by educating them on what physicians do More...

Colourful 2014 in fiery sparklers
By admin On Friday, December 26th, 2014

• Year in Review 2014 •

• Year in Review 2014 • • January: Year begins with annual Shanghai Parade held Jan. 1 in downtown Lewisburg; GWHS football coach Lewis McClung named Coach of the Year following Cavaliers’ 12-2 record and More...

RHI mine visit 2014 [1]
By admin On Friday, December 26th, 2014

RHI students explore underground mines

Medical students didn’t necessarily become miners but they did descend about 800 feet underground to explore two coal mines. The experience was the most recent West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine Rural More...

By admin On Friday, December 19th, 2014

Lewisburg city council closes out the year

By Peggy Mackenzie During the Lewisburg city council meeting on Tuesday, Mayor John Manchester announced the names proposed for approval by council for reappointment to the Lewisburg Board of Zoning Appeals. Tia More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 5th, 2014

WVSOM granted HLC accreditation

The West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine (WVSOM) has been granted full accreditation by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). Although HLC accreditation is not required of WVSOM, securing the institutional More...

By admin On Monday, December 1st, 2014

Elect Her-Campus Women Win returning to Lewisburg, program seeks to change the face of politics

Elect Her-Campus Women Win, the only program that trains women students to run for student government and future political office, will head to the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine (WVSOM) in January More...

By admin On Monday, December 1st, 2014

Darrell L. Reynolds

Darrell L. Reynolds Ronceverte-Darrell L. Reynolds. 53, passed away Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, at his residence with all his loving family surrounding him. Darrell was born Nov. 27, 1960, in Ronceverte and was the son More...

WVSOM Emergency Medicine club members and RHI students helped guide the EMT students and assisted them with working in teams
By admin On Friday, November 21st, 2014

WVSOM Rural Health Initiative hosts area EMS, EMT students

Summers County Emergency Medical Services and Emergency Medical Technician students visited the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine in October to receive hands-on training for medical scenarios. The EMT More...