WJU's website recently published an article on the URI's involvement with their faculty:
At a press conference on Monday March 6, 2006, Congressman Alan B. Mollohan publicly announced formation of the Urologic Research Institute, which will focus on innovative research methods directed toward the effective prevention, diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer and other urologic disorders.
Local news coverage: WTOV9
The Urologic Research Institute, an affiliate of Wheeling Hospital, was recently awarded a $75,000 grant from the Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation to provide state-wide education about testicular cancer to educators and to teach young men the appropriate technique for testicular self-examination in order to increase rates of early detection and cure.
The Urologic Research Institute and Elekta, Inc. have teamed up to offer a scholarship to a deserving Wheeling Jesuit University student.