Ross Medical Education Center Morgantown American Red Cross Speakers

Ross Medical in Morgantown Invites American Red Cross Speakers to Campus

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Continuing in their partnership, the Ross Medical Education Center Morgantown, West Virginia campus hosted Lauren Thomas and Justin Meadows from the American Red Cross for an informative and eye opening lecture. Lauren is a familiar face at Ross. As their local blood drive coordinator, she meets regularly with campus administration to ensure the quarterly blood drives run smoothly. She spoke …

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Ross Medical in Morgantown Joins Scott’s Run to Fill Backpacks With Food for Local Children

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Students attending the Ross Medical Education Center Morgantown, West Virginia campus were motivated by one sentence this summer: “Our goal is to ensure that no school child spends a weekend hungry.” This is the mission of the Backpack Feeding Program organized by Scott’s Run Settlement House. In an effort to support the mission, staff and students collected individually wrapped food …

Ross Medical Education Center Supports KIPP Houston After Hurricane Harvey

Ross Campuses Come Together to Support KIPP Houston in Hurricane Harvey’s Wake

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In the wake of Hurricane Harvey, as the news was filled with the devastation experienced by those in and around Houston, Ross Medical Education Center and Ross College campuses were overwhelmed by students and staff asking how Ross could help. One of the things that has always set Ross apart is the generosity and compassion of the staff, faculty, and …

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Ross Medical in Morgantown Joins MS Street Squad

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During the month of June, the Ross Medical Education Center Morgantown, West Virginia campus participated in the Multiple Sclerosis Association of America’s Street Squad. Not sure what the Multiple Sclerosis Association of America’s Street Squad is? Street Squad members work to spread the word about and raise awareness for multiple sclerosis using a variety of social channels and community events. …

Ross Medical Education Center Morgantown Career Fair with WVU Medicine and Mon Health Systems

Ross Medical in Morgantown Hosts Spring Career Fair

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The Ross Medical Education Center Morgantown, West Virginia campus conducted its semi-annual career fair this May. This time, the event was exclusive to only the two major local medical providers, West Virginia University Medicine and Mon Health Systems. Representatives from both organizations had one on one interviews with active students, externs, and graduates. For externs and graduates, the career fair …

Ross Medical Education Center Morgantown Hosts Dr Matt Koepke

Ross Medical in Morgantown Invites Dr. Koepke to Campus

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Earlier this month, the Dental Assistant class at Ross Medical Education Center’s Morgantown, West Virginia campus hosted guest speaker, Dr. Matt Koepke. Dr. Koepke, author and active Ross Advisory Board member, enhanced the module four lecture with his insight into the topic of ethics in the medical profession. His book, Ethics Under the Knife: Patient Care and Disservice in the …

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Ross Medical in Charleston Supports Local Ronald McDonald House Charity

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Throughout the month of February, staff, faculty, and students at the Ross Medical Education Center Charleston, West Virginia campus went to work to improve the lives of others. They team together to help their local Ronald McDonald House Charity (RMHC) by donating those items of which the organization is in great need. In order to decide what to accept and …

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Ross Medical in Morgantown Hosts American Red Cross Blood Drive

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The Ross Medical Education Center campus in Morgantown, West Virginia gave the perfect gift just after this busy holiday season by hosting the American Red Cross for a blood drive in early January. Morgantown students, staff, and members of the local community helped to make this drive the most successful one Morgantown has ever hosted! Having hosted four blood drives …

Ross Medical Education Center Morgantown Blankets for WVU Cancer Institute

Ross Medical in Morgantown Collects Blankets for WVU Cancer Institute

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During this winter, students attending the Ross Medical Education Center Morgantown, West Virginia campus collected blankets for WVU’s Cancer Institute. The blankets will be distributed to patients during chemotherapy to provide warmth and comfort. For more than 30 years, the physicians, scientists, and staff of the WVU Cancer Institute have led the fight against cancer across West Virginia and established …

Ross Medical Education Center Morgantown Blessing Bags

Ross Medical in Morgantown Collects Items for Blessing Bags

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In December, the Ross Medical Education Center Morgantown, West Virginia campus collected items to be placed into “blessing bags” and distributed to the homeless in Morgantown. Between 2009 and 2012, nearly 2,000 people received homeless services in Monongalia County. Hundreds of homeless people are drawn to Morgantown annually, largely because the city offers services and shelter for these individuals. On …

Ross Medical Education Center Charleston Tissue Drive

Ross Medical in Charleston Hosts Tissue Drive for Local Students

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During the first two weeks of December, the students from Ross Medical Education Center in Charleston, West Virginia worked tirelessly to organize a tissue donation drive to benefit students of Bridge Elementary located in Elkview, West Virginia. Although tissues may not seem like much, they are a sign of comfort in each classroom and they allow the teachers, students, and …

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Ross Medical in Charleston Hosts Socktober

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The month of October is an important one for those in healthcare as it is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. However there are many other causes for which healthcare professionals and healthcare students choose to fight. At each Ross Medical Education Center campus, staff, faculty, and students work hard every month to make a difference in their communities and to positively …

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Ross Medical Morgantown Hosts Annual Advisory Board Meeting

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Ross Medical Education Center in Morgantown, West Virginia held its annual advisory board meeting this fall. There were representatives in attendance from several local organizations including Advantage Health and Wellness, WVU Medicine, Reynolds Memorial Hospital, Roots & Harmony, Spineworks, Omnicare, Mon Health Systems, Waterfront Pharmacy, WVUM Pharmacy, and Walgreens as well as four Ross graduates. Longevity of the board ranged …

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Ross Medical in Morgantown Celebrates Unity Day

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Recently, the Ross Medical Education Center campus in Morgantown, West Virginia decided to make a move to come together against bullying. With that, they united for kindness, acceptance and inclusion on October 19th. October is National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month and October 19th was named Unity Day. That’s the day in which everyone is called to come together in their …

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Ross Medical Morgantown Hosts Career Fair for Students and Graduates

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Recently, the Ross Medical Education Center campus in Morgantown, West Virginia was able to host a career fair thanks to a wonderful group of professionals from their community who so graciously lent their time and expertise for the event. Representatives from Monongalia Health System, WVU Medicine, United Hospital Centers, and Preston Memorial Hospital shared their wealth of knowledge. They were …

Ross Medical Education Center Morgantown Medical Assistant Program Finds Dory

Ross Medical in Morgantown Finds Dory!

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How many Ross Medical Education Center campuses can boast that they have a movie star working as the campus director? Only Ross in Morgantown, West Virginia! Much to the delight of Campus Director, Dorie Alger, Disney’s Finding Dory made its recent debut. However, even more exciting was that it came to Morgantown a day early! As most people are aware, …

Ross Medical Education Center Morgantown Pharmacy Technician Advisory Board Meeting

Ross Medical Morgantown Hosts Pharmacy Technician Advisory Board Meeting

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The Ross Medical Education Center Morgantown, West Virginia campus recently hosted its Pharmacy Technician Advisory Board meeting. Most of the members in attendance were also present in February for Morgantown’s American Society of Health‑System Pharmacists (ASHP) accreditation visit. Board members included Tim Fields, Pharmacy Technician Manager at West Virginia University Medicine; Karl Sommers, Pharmacist and Owner of Waterfront Family Pharmacy; …

Ross Medical Education Center Morgantown Medical Assistant Students Visit Mon Health Fair

Ross Medical Assistant Students in Morgantown Visit Health Fair

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This February, students from Morgantown’s Ross Medical Education Center campus had the opportunity to take an educational field trip. They were able to visit local Mon Health System’s Health Fair. This is an annual opportunity for individuals to participate in health screenings, get an overall picture of their health, and learn what steps they need to take to create a …

Ross Medical Education Center Charleston Pharmacy Technician Field Trip

Pharmacy Technician Students in Charleston Visit Hospital Pharmacy

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One of the best parts about learning in a hands-on environment is the opportunity to actually travel to places where people are using the skills being learned in class. The Ross Medical Education Center students in the Charleston Pharmacy Technician program got the opportunity to do just that. The students spent a morning touring the in-patient pharmacy at Charleston Area …