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West Virginia University has a powerful impact on the health of West Virginians.

WVU cares for West Virginians

The West Virginia United Health System provides hospital care for nearly a quarter of all hospital patients in West Virginia.

WVU trains our state’s future healthcare professionals and groundbreaking researchers

WVU brings top-quality care to West Virginians, where they live

WVU makes a difference in West Virginians’ lives, every day

WVU may save your life

The West Virginia Clinical and Translational Science Institute is headquartered at WVU; its research targets West Virginia health issues like cancer, stroke, and obesity-related issues. The institute has received $53.1 million in funding.

WVU Healthcare cardiologists are only the fourth group of doctors in the nation to implant a tiny wireless monitoring sensor to help manage congestive heart failure.

The WVU Clinical and Pharmacologic Research Center tests medications to improve healthcare quality and reduce costs.

Funding from the National Institutes of Health’s BRAIN Initiative helped WVU researchers develop a wearable PET scanner to track brain processes.

WVU cancer doctors are part of a statewide clinical trials network that provides experimental therapies to patients in their home communities.