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Longtime Clinical Pharmacy, Family Medicine professor retires

Charles D. Ponte, PharmD, professor in the West Virginia University School of Pharmacy Department of Clinical Pharmacy and School of Medicine Department of Family Medicine, retired at the end of October. He has served on the faculty at WVU since 1980.

Class of 2026 receives white coats at special ceremony

It's a new era for future pharmacists at West Virginia University. Coming off the heels of New Student Orientation Week, the Class of 2026 received their white coats on Saturday, August 13, at a special ceremony in the Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center.

Return to campus, COVID-19 testing

Dear Colleagues, As part of our continuing efforts to ensure the safety and well-being of our campus community, West Virginia University is requiring* all students, faculty and staff who will be on campus this fall to undergo COVID-19 testing.** Drive-thru and walk-up testing will be available at the WVU Coliseum on the following dates:

Mon County delegate to speak about a House Bill that would cap insulin prices

The WVU Medicine Diabetes Education Center is hosting a Monongalia County lawmaker to discuss a House Bill (HB) that would cap insulin prices for West Virginians. Delegate Barbara Evans Fleischauer will talk about HB 4543 on Thursday, April 2 at 6:30 p.m. in the Fukushima Auditorium at the WVU Health Sciences Center. If passed, HB 4543 would cap insulin costs at $25 for a month supply. This event is free, and all students, faculty and staff are welcome.