Jeevan Murthy in the White House.

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Undergraduate student Jeevan Murthy spent a semester in the Office of Presidential Correspondence at the White House.

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Cancer prevention expert to address cervical cancer in Appalachia

Cervical cancer rates are higher among women in Appalachia due to a variety of factors ranging from health policy to biology. Next month, epidemiologist and cancer prevention researcher Electra Paskett, Ph.D., will visit the WVU Health Sciences Center to explain how these factors can help identify possible interventions to reverse this trend.

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