Lane joined the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine in 2012 and developed a state-of-the-art clinical skills teaching and testing program that includes a standardized patient program as well as a robust simulation curriculum.
The show, titled “Creative Forces: An Exhibit in Healing,” will feature an opening reception on Feb. 25 starting at 5:30 p.m. at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine, which is located at 2 Riverside Circle in Roanoke.
Virginia Cooperative Extension's Bodies and Bites program brings medical students from the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and health professions students from Radford University Carilion to the West End Center to teach the children there about how their bodies work and what kind of foods they should be putting into them.
Robin Queen, associate professor of biomedical engineering and mechanics in Virginia Tech’s College of Engineering, will be awarded the Orthopaedic Research Society’s Adele L. Boskey, Ph.D. Award. Queen is the second recipient of the award since its inception.
The game supports the Morgan Dana Harrington Memorial Scholarship Fund at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine. The matchup takes place Jan. 30 at 7 p.m. at the Patrick Henry High School gymnasium located at 2120 Grandin Road. Admission to the event is free, but donations to the scholarship fund will be accepted.
The discussion, titled, “The Multidisciplinary Approach for Patients with Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate,” will examine diagnosis, treatment, and management of these two facial deformities with particular emphasis on the integrated treatment model used in the Carilion program.
At the Center for Simulation, Research, and Patient Safety (SIM Center) in Roanoke, students from the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine are using data-driven research to help find ways of delivering safe, efficient, quality medical care.
Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine’s next Mini Medical School will be an interactive odyssey into how we, as humans, observe. The series, titled, “The Art of Observation: From Gallery to Clinic,” is presented in partnership with the Taubman Museum of Art.
For the past several months, Virginia Tech employees have donated generously to charities across Virginia through the 2019 Commonwealth of Virginia Campaign. Some senior management areas have been particularly creative in how they raised money and encouraged employees to donate.
The STEM Research Conference Commission is preparing to host the second annual Mid-Atlantic Undergraduate Research Conference (MAURC), an event that showcases undergraduate research and serves as a networking opportunity for students.
Hosted by the Fralin Life Sciences Institute in partnership with Virginia 4-H, Kids’ Tech University bridges the gap between scientists and kids to make science, technology, engineering, and mathematics more hands-on while investigating a variety of topics.
The 2019 Within Reach program at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine will offer information on a variety of health care professions along with details on how to proceed on a focused health care career track.
Soon after integration with the university, Lee Learman was named dean. He sees the timing as ripe to nurture some of the school’s best features while looking for opportunities for growth and improvement.
During its quarterly meeting held in Blacksburg, the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors received numerous reports and presentations on key university priorities, such as the Innovation Campus, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine, and Apex Center for Entrepreneurs.
Building on the university’s expanding presence in Roanoke, the new year-long pilot program provides free unlimited admission to exhibitions and special museum events, as well as discounts on classes and at the museum café and gift shop.
Caroline Jones, assistant professor in the Department of Biological Sciences in the College of Science, received the grant to study the factors that underlie the decision-making processes that determine immune cell migration, differentiation, and activation in response to sepsis.