Medicine

25 Wright State physicians and faculty named 2015-16 Best Doctors in America

25 Wright State physicians and faculty named 2015-16 Best Doctors in America

Wright State physicians and faculty were named best doctors across a range of specialties ranging from pediatric pulmonology to family medicine and psychiatry to orthopaedic surgery. Continue reading

Students to explore health careers at Path to Health Professions Day

The Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine is one of a number of organizations participating in the university’s Path to Health Professions Day on Feb. 15.

High school and college students can learn more about careers as doctors, nurses and veterinarians during Path to Health Professions Day on Feb. 15. Continue reading

Seminar to focus on barriers to learning

Seminar to focus on barriers to learning

The Boonshoft School of Medicine Center for Healthy Communities HealthLink and the Ohio Statewide Area Health Education Centers Region IV will sponsor “Understanding Barriers to Learning” on March 8. Continue reading

Eight Boonshoft School of Medicine students receive Choose Ohio First Scholarships

Bonnshoft School of Medicine White Hall

Boonshoft School of Medicine students receive a $30,000 Primary Care Medical Student Choose Ohio First Scholarship for the 2015-2016 academic year. Continue reading

Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine researchers identify predictors of transition to heroin use

Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine researchers identify predictors of transition to heroin use

The study is among the first to identify the predictors of heroin initiation among active, non-dependent illicit pharmaceutical opioid users using longitudinal data. Continue reading

Mimi Guarneri to speak at Medical-Spirituality Conference

Mimi Guarneri will be the featured speaker at the Medical-Spirituality Conference on April 14.

Eighth annual Medical-Spirituality Conference, “The Heart Speaks: An Integrative Approach to Cardiovascular Health,” takes place April 14 at the Sinclair Conference Center. Continue reading

Wright Rural Health Initiative receives additional funding

Wright Rural Health Initiative receives additional funding

The Boonshoft School of Medicine works with the Lake Campus to improve rural health care access by increasing the number of students and residents who train and practice in smaller communities. Continue reading

Microscopic view

Wright State’s Hanna Gabriel manages the university’s imaging lab
Microscopic view

Wright State’s Hanna Gabriel ’15 manages the new Microscopy Core Facility, housed in the university’s Neuroscience Engineering Collaboration Building. Continue reading

Wright State medical student prepares to lead national SNMA organization

Wright State Medical student prepares to lead national SNMA organization

As president-elect of the Student National Medical Association, Christen Johnson has spent much of the year promoting mental health awareness and leadership development. Continue reading

Wright State Physicians Orthopaedics to offer educational session about spine conditions

Wright State Physicians Orthopaedics to offer educational session about spine conditions

Mark Kayanja, an orthopaedic spine surgeon with Wright State Physicians Orthopaedics, will discuss back pain, disc prolapses and spinal stenosis on Jan. 19. Continue reading