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White Coat Ceremony speaker: Medical school requires courage

Ryan Newell, D.O., speaking from behind a lectern.

Twenty-three years after receiving the medical degree that set him on the path to a career as a family physician, Ryan Newell, D.O., welcomed the 215 members of the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine’s (WVSOM) Class of 2026 in an address in which he advised new students to “understand your role as healers.”

Ryan Newell, D.O., speaking from behind a lectern.
Monday, September 26, 2022 - 09:15

White Coat Ceremony speaker: Medical school requires courage

Twenty-three years after receiving the medical degree that set him on the path to a career as a family physician, Ryan Newell, D.O., welcomed the 215 members of the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine’s (WVSOM) Class of 2026 in an address

A mining team from Zambia works with a human-patient simulator WVSOM provided for use in a mine rescue first aid competition.
Tuesday, September 20, 2022 - 16:38

WVSOM assists MSHA with International Mines Rescue Competition

When miners from eight nations came together in Beaver, W.Va., to test their ability to respond to emergencies, the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine (WVSOM) was there to help.

WVSU President Ericke S. Cage and WVSOM President James W. Nemitz, Ph.D., sign a memorandum of understanding
Friday, September 16, 2022 - 10:21

WVSOM, West Virginia State University sign MOU

The West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine (WVSOM) and West Virginia State University (WVSU) have entered into a memorandum of understanding to better prepare WVSU students who are interested in pursuing a career in the field of osteopathic