Health Sciences and Technology Campus
Living and Learning in Health Sciences
Virginia Tech's Health Sciences and Technology Campus in Roanoke, Virginia, is home to the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC, the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine, the Translational Biology, Medicine, and Health Graduate Program, the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine's Animal Cancer Care and Research Center, and more. Graduate, undergraduate, and medical students, as well as postdoctoral fellows live and learn on the Riverside campus, with services and resources specifically for their needs.
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Students working and learning on Virginia Tech's Health Sciences and Technology campus in Roanoke have access to a full range of student health and wellness services, including general healthcare, urgent care, emotional wellness, as well as other support, all nearby, and with transportation to available in some cases.
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From the Graduate School, links and information on support and services to connect with fellow students, faculty members, and staff and the rest of the Virginia Tech community.
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See the schedule for Virginia Tech personnel providing office hours for students located in the Student Services Office on 2nd floor of 1 Riverside.
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Check out what's happening this month to provide physical and mental wellness opportunities for students on the Health Sciences and Technology Campus.
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The Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC offers a diverse array of research facilities and instrumentation, including large- and small-bore MRIs and CTs, focused ultrasound, multiple electron and confocal microscopes, ABSL3 laboratory, tissue processing, metabolic kitchen, whole room calorimeters, and 3D and bioprinting. Most services are available to researchers from Virginia Tech and other institutions.
The library includes several collaborative spaces for biomedical researchers, a 3D printing studio, a data visualization studio, and access to information services and online collections. The library provides workshops, consultations, and other support services to assist with teaching, learning, and research.
Location: Room G111, 4 Riverside Circle
Hours: Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The library's mostly digital collection contains authoritative medical textbooks and electronic resources, including AccessMedicine, AccessEmergency Medicine, DynaMed, and Pediatric Care Online. The library also has a range of technology and equipment available for borrowing.
Location: First floor, 2 Riverside Circle
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC
Home ItemIn Person Seminar: Opposing Activities of Chromatin Modifiers in Balancing Stem Cell Division, Differentiation, and Death , home
Oct. 7, 2022, 11 a.m. | Jamy Peng, Ph.D., Associate Member, Department of Developmental Neurobiology, St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital | Pioneers in Biomedical Research Seminar Series | Co-Sponsored by the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute Cancer Research Group
Home ItemIn Person Seminar: The Cyclical Nature of Food Reinforcement, Decision-making, and Overeating , home
Oct. 14, 2022, 11:00 a.m. | Kyle S. Burger, Ph.D., MPH, RD, Associate Professor, Department of Nutrition, Gillings School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill | Pioneers in Biomedical Research Seminar Series | Co-Sponsored by the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute Center for Human Neuroscience Research
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Oct. 20, 2022, 5:30 p.m. (Reception at 5 p.m.) | Pamela Ronald, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor, University of California, Davis, and Member, American Academy of Sciences | Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lecture
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Oct. 21, 2022, 11 a.m. | Eric Beyer, M.D., Ph.D., Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago | Pioneers in Biomedical Research Seminar Series | Co-Sponsored by the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute Center for Vascular and Heart Research