“We are so glad you stopped by to find out more about our Center. We appreciate all of our community partners and collaborators. Our ultimate goal is to increase infrastructure capacity in rural communities. We are here to serve the citizens of West Virginia.”
Drema Mace, PhD, MSP, Executive Director
WVSOM Center for Rural and Community Health
The WVSOM Center for Rural and Community Health supports the osteopathic medical education focus on team-based and patient-centered care and the integration of prevention and population health to improve quality and efficiency of health care delivery.
To develop programs that contribute to improving health in rural communities, supporting clinical research in rural practices, developing resources that support these efforts; to provide education to communities, rural providers and students; and to develop collaborations that support these efforts.
- Community Service
- Commitment to Excellence
Meet our team and learn more about what we do.
We are committed to creating an inclusive, welcoming environment and to promoting diversity in our work and our relationships.
Learn more about the Center for Rural and Community Health, its creation and ongoing successes.