School of Public Health students volunteered at Save a Life Day in Monongalia County | School of Public Health


West Virginia University School of Public Health students volunteered at Save a Life Day that was held on Saturday, Sept. 25 at 12 different locations in Monongalia County. During this event, the Monongalia County Quick Response Team (QRT) members and volunteers gave away free naloxone, or Narcan, which reverses the effects of an opioid overdose, and administered Narcan training.

Save a Life Day was a Monongalia County community event promoted by School of Public Health Delta Omega, an honorary society for graduate students in public health. Delta Omega worked with the Monongalia QRT to plan and promote this event to not only public health students but also to the University as a whole.

Ten Delta Omega graduate students and two School of Public Health undergraduate students volunteered at this event to train and educate people to help save lives. In…

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