Continuing Medical Education (CME) / Continuing Education (CE) Hours & Scholarships

Southern West Virginia Area Health Education Centers (AHEC) Partnership for Inter-professional CEU

CEU hours will be offered to social workers, nurses, pharmacists, and counselors relative to SUD/MAT. Through this training, we will be able to increase knowledge of medical providers in WV regarding Substance Use Disorder (SUD), Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT), and reducing stigma.  

For more information, contact Barbara Holt at

WVSOM Alumni Mid-Winter, Summer and Alumni Weekends Offering CME

At least 300 medical providers, residents, interns, and medical students will attend Continuing Medical Education (CME) opportunities offered by WVSOM on topics related to Opioid/Substance Use Disorder (OUD/SUD) and Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT).

For more information, contact Shannon Warren at

Scholarships for Osteopathic Medical Students 

Fourth year osteopathic medical students are eligible to receive scholarships when serving in West Virginia counties with high risk for overdose deaths. Scholarships will be offered to fourth-year students willing to provide Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) services in the identified WV counties. This will increase the number of physicians providing MAT services in rural WV.

For more information, contact Barbara Holt at