OOMPH! Podcast

OOMPH! is a podcast developed by the WVU ICRC. Listeners can enjoy a frank and informal conversation with injury control researchers which can help them think about the field in a new way. We also go off topic... a lot. Think you won't laugh during a podcast on injury control? Give us a try!

Mindful Recovery with Professor Laura Lander, Dr. Keith Zullig & Meghan Tuscano

Most Recent Episode

Can mindfulness prevent people with opioid use disorder from relapsing while in recovery? Our guests, Dr. Keith Zullig, Professor Laura Lander, and Meghan Tuscano, are exploring that possibility with an innovative study at West Virginia University. Take a centering breath and listen to the OOMPH! team as they explore the link between mindfulness and recovery. #wemakeinjurycool #askWVUICRC This episodes ICRC crew: Dr. Robert Bossarte (Director, WVU ICRC) and Dr. Dan Shook (Director of Mountain Safe - outreach arm of the WVU ICRC)

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Summer Intern Edition: Caitlin Bossarte & Olivia Novais

The WVU ICRC, the host of OOMPH!, takes pride in the work of our students. We invited two undergraduate students to spend their summer with us learning about survey research, the opioid epidemic, suicide prevention, public policy, health disparities and more. Listen to Caitlin Bossarte and Olivia Novais talk about their experiences and what they have learned in the most recent episode of OOMPH!.

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Conversations with Robin: Photovoice Project

This episode focuses on “Unseen Morgantown,” a photovoice project produced by the WVU ICRC and Milan Puskar Health Right.

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Be Nice to Drug Users with Dr. Robin Pollini

Dr. Robin Pollini, Associate Director of the WVU Injury Control Research Center (ICRC) and Associate Professor with the WVU School of Medicine, Behavioral Medicine & Psychiatry, joins the ICRC crew to discuss drug abuse, stigma, and harm reduction programs.

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Graduating Student Edition: Mr. Dana Dandeneau

Mr. Dandeneau graduated in May 2018 with his MPH in Epidemiology at WVU. Listen to Mr. Dandeneau talk about his work with substance abuse and harm reduction programs and how he plans to pursue public health in the field. You will also learn a bit about Poughkeepsie, New York!

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Summer Intern Edition: Caitlin Bossarte & Olivia Novais

The WVU ICRC, the host of OOMPH!, takes pride in the work of our students. We invited two undergraduate students to spend their summer with us learning about survey research, the opioid epidemic, suicide prevention, public policy, health disparities and more. Listen to Caitlin Bossarte and Olivia Novais talk about their experiences and what they have learned in the most recent episode of OOMPH!.

Listen to Summer Intern Edition: Caitlin Bossarte & Olivia Novais On SoundCloud