Sonia Vallabh, J.D., co-founder of the Prion Alliance, will discuss her work to treat, cure and prevent prion diseases March 23 at the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Pharmacy’s biennial Lowenthal Symposium.
After becoming the first to definitively discover genetic markers for major depression, researchers at Virginia Commonwealth University and collaborators have found more genetic clues to the disease.
Poll: Treatment centers, housing for those in opioid recovery supported by large majority of Virginians
A large majority of Virginians support expansion of treatment centers and the use of housing in their own communities for those recovering from opioid use, a new poll by the L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs at Virginia Commonwealth University shows.
A $1.2 million gift to the VCU School of Education will be used to create the Anna Lou Schaberg Professorship of Practice in Education, a new faculty position that will concentrate on the theory and implementation of pedagogical practices that can transform a classroom, a school and a child’s education.
As National Football League players continue to sit or kneel in protest during the national anthem, a new poll by VCU shows that Virginians are almost evenly divided on whether they would support a rule prohibiting high school athletes from engaging in similar protests.
Recognizing and rewarding caregiving work results in less emotional exhaustion and greater psychological vitality among nurses, according to a Virginia Commonwealth University-led study.
Virginians are split over what course of action to take with Confederate monuments, according to a new poll by the L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs at VCU.
More than one in five voters in Virginia’s recent gubernatorial election say they made their decision in response to the Trump administration, according to a new poll by the L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs at Virginia Commonwealth University.
On Tuesday, Hyundai Hope On Wheels® will present Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU with a $250,000 Hyundai Scholar Hope Grant.
Half of Virginians think colleges and universities should place more emphasis on protecting everyone on campus from discrimination.
Participation in a variety of services offered through the federal Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program may lead to improved health outcomes.
A VCU professor has received a $4.73 million grant that aims to improve the overall health and well-being of children with asthma in Richmond.
On Wednesday, three VCU Health patients will be the first in Virginia to receive a newly approved medication intended to treat ALS.
A strong majority of Virginians — 80 percent — support the use of tax credits or other financial incentives by the state as an economic development strategy.
A majority of Virginians — 55 percent — say local governments should be required to use their resources to enforce federal immigration laws.
VCU will lead a five-year evaluation of the state’s new Addiction Recovery Treatment Services program.
A VCU professor will study the association between physicians’ communication behaviors and the outcomes of black patients with Type 2 diabetes.
After an extensive national search, Susan R. Steagull has been named chief information officer of VCU Health System, effective July 30.
Pregnancy substantially reduces drug abuse risk, according to a new study conducted by researchers at VCU and Lund University in Sweden.
Overdose deaths in the United States involving prescription opioids have quadrupled since 1999.
Female chronic pain sufferers who negatively fixate on their symptoms are more likely to have an opioid prescription than men with the same condition.