Author Archives: Heather Maurer

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

Posted in Academics, Family Medicine, Home news sidebar, Medicine, News |

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

Posted in Academics, Giving, Home news sidebar, Medical Students, Medicine, News |

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

Posted in Academics, Community Service, Home news sidebar, Medical Students, Medicine, News |

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

Posted in Academics, Faculty, Home news sidebar, Medical Research, Medicine, News, Research |

Wright State researchers are attacking breast cancer

Julian Gomez-Cambronero works with members of his laboratory to find the molecular mechanisms that lead to breast cancer cell growth and invasiveness. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Faculty, Home news sidebar, Medical Research, Medicine, News, Research, Science & Mathematics |

Medical students raise money for hurricane relief efforts

Medical students at the Boonshoft School of Medicine raised more than $1,500 for hurricane relief efforts. Continue reading

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Boonshoft School of Medicine alumnus recognized with alumni achievement award

Theadore Hufford, who received his undergraduate and medical degrees from Wright State, received the Alumni Association’s Graduate of the Last Decade Award. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Alumni Association, Biology, BSOM alumni, Home news sidebar, Medicine, News, Science & Mathematics |

Boonshoft School of Medicine hosts SNMA Region V Regional Leadership Institute

The Student National Medical Association is the oldest and largest medical student organization dedicated to serving the needs of underserved communities. Continue reading

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Medical student conducts research on pediatric immunotherapy

Maryam Shahin is taking a year off from medical school to conduct research at Stanford University School of Medicine and the University of California San Francisco. Continue reading

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Surgeons travel to Sri Lanka to teach, share knowledge

Boonshoft School of Medicine professors traveled to Sri Lanka to teach residents and surgeons about the latest developments in trauma and minimally invasive surgery. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Faculty & Staff, Home news sidebar, Medicine, News, Surgery |