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Rural Communities Opioid Response Planning Program

Additional Information Deadline: July 30, 2018 What the Funding Will Do The Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, located in the Health Resources and Services Administration, released today a Notice of Funding Opportunity for the Rural Community Opioid Response...

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The West Virginia Children’s Health Collaborative Project

The Children’s Health Collaborative Project’s first challenge is to develop a comprehensive statewide picture of what is already happening in schools and communities in West Virginia. Through surveys of diverse school, health care, and community stakeholders, followed...

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2018 Faculty Loan Repayment Program

Apply today for the 2018 Faculty Loan Repayment Program! Accepting applications through Thursday, June 28, 7:30 p.m. ET The Faculty Loan Repayment Program provides individuals who have an interest in eligible health profession careers with the opportunity to receive...

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Register now for the 2018 WV Immunization Summit!

In Partnership with the KidStrong Conference The Annual West Virginia Immunization Summit is an action-oriented event targeted toward public and private sector organizations with an interest in improving immunization rates in West Virginia. Various sessions at the...

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Congress Investigating Insulin Cost

Yesterday, the Senate held a hearing to examine the rising cost of insulin. This is a huge concern for people with diabetes, as insulin prices have TRIPLED in recent years. The ADA’s Chief Scientific, Medical, and Mission Officer, William Cefalu, MD, testified before...

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