Medicine

Wright State Physicians Family Medicine offers educational session about managing negative emotions

Wright State Physicians Family Medicine offers educational session about managing negative emotions

Clinical health psychologist Paul Hershberger will discuss “Managing Negative Emotions” on May 12 in the Wright State Physicians Health Center. Continue reading

Wright State medical students leading canned food drive, April 29-May 7

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Food drive will benefit The Foodbank Dayton, which distributes food to the hungry throughout Montgomery, Greene and Preble counties. Continue reading

Ladder Dayton provides kids with exposure to health care careers

Family medicine faculty, residents, health profession students and pre-health students gathered at Five Rivers Family Health Center for the Ladder Dayton.

Boonshoft School of Medicine, Five Rivers Family Health Center and Good Samaritan Hospital launched a mentorship program for youth who are interested in careers in health care. Continue reading

Noted aviation photographer Dan Patterson to speak at Academy of Medicine annual dinner

Noted aviation photographer Dan Patterson to speak at Academy of Medicine annual dinner

Annual event honors outstanding Boonshoft School of Medicine students, residents and faculty while recognizing the dedicated work of the Wright State Academy of Medicine. Continue reading

Boonshoft School of Medicine welcomes the Remen Institute for the Study of Health and Illness

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Institute for the Study of Health and Illness has joined in partnership with the Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine to expand its reach and ensure its future. Continue reading

Local dermatologists to offer free skin cancer screenings May 9-13

Local dermatologists to offer free skin cancer screenings May 9-13

The Boonshoft School of Medicine and Wright State Physicians are among those offering screenings during Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month. Continue reading

Former Family Medicine Chair Mark E. Clasen dies at 68

Mark E. Clasen joined the Wright State University School of Medicine in 1992, serving as chair of the Department of Family Medicine until he retired in 2010.

Mark E. Clasen joined the Wright State University School of Medicine in 1992, serving as chair of the Department of Family Medicine until he retired in 2010. Continue reading

Presidential debate offers golden opportunity for Dayton to shine, says Wright State president

During the Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce’s 2016 Annual Meeting, Wright State University President David R. Hopkins gave an updated about the presidential debate Wright State will host on Sept. 26. (Photos by Will Jones)

Wright State President David R. Hopkins calls the presidential debate an unprecedented moment in history for the Dayton region. Continue reading

Boonshoft School of Medicine accepting applications for Horizons in Medicine through April 22

The Horizons in Medicine program offers high school students the opportunity to see firsthand the science and delivery of health care that forms the foundation of a career in medicine.

The Horizons in Medicine program offers high school students the opportunity to see firsthand the science and delivery of health care that forms the foundation of a career in medicine. Continue reading

Nationally known author Rachel Naomi Remen to lead workshop for health care professionals

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The workshop, “Rekindling the Flame: Bringing the Perspective of Your Heart Into Your Service Work,” will be held on April 15-16. Continue reading