New Medical School In The Roanoke Valley

Last week, Governor Tim Kaine, Virginia Tech President Dr. Charles Steger and Carilion CEO Dr. Edward Murphy announced the creation of a new medical school, to be located in downtown Roanoke.  The school will be slated to welcome it’s first class in 2009 or 2010, and this is really great news for both the Roanoke Valley and here in the New River Valley as well. Specifically, the creation of such a joint venture will help to bring jobs and and tax revenue to the Roanoke Valley, and Virginia Tech’s association with the project will further enhance it’s standing as one …

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