Author Archives: Heather Maurer

Boonshoft School of Medicine researchers study how changes in diet affect intestine

The research study “Dietary Fatty Acids Sustain the Growth of the Human Gut Microbiota” was published online in Applied and Environmental Microbiology. Continue reading

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Boonshoft School of Medicine Central Research Forum to showcase biomedical, clinical research

The Central Research Forum will include a poster session showcasing biomedical, clinical, medical education and public health research conducted at Wright State. Continue reading

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Boonshoft School of Medicine is hosting training for health care providers interested in treating opioid use disorder

The trainings are hosted by the Boonshoft School of Medicine Department of Family Medicine as part of a federal grant for opioid use disorder treatment curriculum for medical students and residents. Continue reading

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Boonshoft School of Medicine Surgery Grand Rounds event to focus on surgical metamorphosis

Jeffrey Ponsky is the first speaker of the Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine’s Richard DeWall, M.D., Lecture Series. Continue reading

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Boonshoft School of Medicine hosts health care practitioners from Ukraine

Health care practitioners from Ukraine visited Wright State to learn about using technology to improve health care. Continue reading

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Research group recognizes Boonshoft School of Medicine professor with award

Marjorie Bowman will receive the Distinguished Research Mentor Award from the North American Primary Care Research Group. Continue reading

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Medical students organize Halloween charity 5K to benefit Reach Out

Bonnshoft School of Medicine White Hall

Proceeds from the 5K will enable Reach Out to expand its physical therapy department to better serve patients who suffer from mobility constraints and mobility-related injuries. Continue reading

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First-year medical students learn about poverty through simulation experience

Medical students played roles and had to complete particular tasks to better understand experiences their future patients may experience. Continue reading

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Boonshoft School of Medicine student receives AMA Foundation Physicians of Tomorrow Scholarship

Stephanie Welsh is committed to promoting the health of women and children by practicing medicine in a primary care field, while incorporating principles of public health into her practice. Continue reading

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Convocation ceremony marks start of medical education for class of 2022

The Boonshoft School of Medicine will welcome 120 students during a special ceremony on July 8, formally marking the start of their medical education. Continue reading

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