Medicine

Boonshoft School of Medicine interdisciplinary team awarded grant to enhance curriculum, expand medical training program

Boonshoft School of Medicine interdisciplinary team awarded grant to enhance curriculum, expand medical training program

The Boonshoft School of Medicine, College of Nursing and Health and School of Professional Psychology received more than $450,000 to train future clinicians to work in a multidisciplinary team environment. Continue reading

Higher Learning Commission reaffirms Wright State’s accreditation

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Established as an independent university in 1967, Wright State received its initial accreditation in 1968 and has been continuously accredited since that time. Continue reading

Wright State researchers honored for top paper on technology to improve diagnostics for the human eye

Wright State researchers honored for top paper on technology to improve diagnostics for the human eye

Critical components of the sensing are being fabricated and tested in Wright State’s Neuroscience Engineering Collaboration Building. Continue reading

Boonshoft School of Medicine welcomes class of 2020 at convocation ceremony on July 17

Boonshoft School of Medicine welcomes class of 2020 at convocation ceremony on July 17

The Convocation and White Coat Ceremony represents an important milestone in each student’s journey to enter the medical profession. Continue reading

Wright State alum Emmanuel Urquieta part of NASA crew simulating stresses of deep space exploration

Wright State alum Emmanuel Urquieta part of NASA crew simulating stresses of deep space exploration

Emmanuel Urquieta, a 2015 aerospace medicine graduate, will spend the next month in a simulated spacecraft at the Johnson Space Center in Houston. Continue reading

Medical students go to Washington, D.C., to tackle national health care issues

Medical students go to Washington, D.C., to tackle national health care issues

Boonshoft School of Medicine students discussed opioid epidemic and limits on graduate medical education funding with legislative aides on Capitol Hill. Continue reading

Douglas W. Leaman named dean of the College of Science and Mathematics

Douglas W. Leaman

Douglas Leaman is currently chair of the Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Toledo. Continue reading

Wright State Physicians Orthopaedics to offer educational session about physical therapy

Wright State Physicians Orthopaedics to offer educational session about physical therapy

Iva Staats, a physical therapist with Wright State Physicians Orthopaedics, will discuss “What is Physical Therapy, Anyway?” Continue reading

Researchers are seeking control subjects for study on genes that cause bipolar disorder and schizophrenia

Researchers are seeking control subjects for study on genes that cause bipolar disorder and schizophrenia

This part of the study seeks African-Americans age 18 or older who do not have a diagnosis of bipolar disorder or schizophrenia. Continue reading

Wright State Physicians Family Medicine offers educational session about self-control

Wright State Physicians Family Medicine offers educational session about self-control

Paul Hershberger, a clinical health psychologist, will lead a discussion about self-control, an important resource associated with success in many life endeavors. Continue reading