Author Archives: Heather Maurer

Medical students present research at primary care international conference

Boonshoft School of Medicine students participated in the North American Primary Care Research Group 45th annual meeting in Montreal. Continue reading

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Researchers may have found way to treat weakness in patients following critical illness

The research may provide the first-ever therapy for weakness acquired by patients in intensive care units. Continue reading

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Boonshoft School of Medicine students train with local physicians in West Central Ohio

The Wright Rural Health Initiative strives to bolster the health care workforce in rural areas, particularly in West Central Ohio. Continue reading

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Boonshoft School of Medicine students named recipients of Choose Ohio First scholarships

More Wright State medical students receive $30,000 Choose Ohio First Patient-Centered Medical Home scholarships for the 2017-2018 academic year. Continue reading

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Scholarship recipient at Boonshoft School of Medicine plans to serve in an underserved community

Shanice Robinson, a third-year medical student, plans to go into primary care and serve in an underserved community after residency to fulfill her commitment to the National Health Service Corps. Continue reading

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Childhood interest in science leads medical student to pursue M.D./Ph.D. degree

During her M.D./Ph.D. studies with the Boonshoft School of Medicine and the College of Science and Mathematics, Jessica Myers will research mental illness and functional magnetic resonance imaging. Continue reading

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Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine offers training for treatment of opioid addiction

The free waiver training, for licensed physicians, certified nurse practitioners and physician assistants, will take place Dec. 19-20. Continue reading

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M.D./Ph.D. student chosen to serve on AAMC Board of Directors

Serving on the Association of American Medical Colleges board will allow Marie Walters to advocate for medical students nationwide. Continue reading

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Scholarship recipient plans to return home to Guam to assist those with diabetes, sepsis

First-year Boonshoft School of Medicine student receives a four-year scholarship from the National Health Service Corps. Continue reading

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Boonshoft School of Medicine researchers find PTSD correlates with suicide attempts

The study found that suicide attempts in trauma survivors are linked to PTSD symptom severity, childhood maltreatment and substance-related problems. Continue reading

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