Medicine

Trauma care

Wright State engineering professor Pratik Parikh to lead research designed to optimize locations of hospital trauma centers

Reshaping the network of hospital trauma centers to increase their effectiveness in saving lives and better utilize resources is the goal of research led by Wright State. Continue reading

First-year medical students learn about poverty through simulation experience

Medical students played roles and had to complete particular tasks to better understand experiences their future patients may experience. Continue reading

Wright State medical students serve as health coaches in community health fair

Students at the Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine will survey the health care needs of residents around Good Samaritan Hospital. Continue reading

Nervous energy

Wright State postdoctoral researcher Ryan Griggs wins prestigious neuroscience award for his lab’s research on diabetes

Ryan Griggs and his fellow researchers have found that changes in neurons in the brain may be responsible for cognitive dysfunction associated with Type 2 diabetes. Continue reading

Boonshoft School of Medicine student receives AMA Foundation Physicians of Tomorrow Scholarship

Stephanie Welsh is committed to promoting the health of women and children by practicing medicine in a primary care field, while incorporating principles of public health into her practice. Continue reading

Wright State neuroscience student wants to work in health care policy and politics

Adrian Williams, vice president of the Student Government Association, wants to be secretary of health and human services someday. Continue reading

Convocation ceremony marks start of medical education for class of 2022

The Boonshoft School of Medicine will welcome 120 students during a special ceremony on July 8, formally marking the start of their medical education. Continue reading

Class of 2020 enters clinical aspect of medicine

The Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine class of 2020 will reaffirm its dedication to the ethics and professionalism of medicine in the Student Clinician’s Ceremony on Monday, July 2, at 6 p.m., in the auditorium of the Student … Continue reading

Medical students learn about national security, CBRN defense

Through the Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Defense Certificate Program, Boonshoft School of Medicine students learn about national security, resiliency and preparedness. Continue reading

Medical student volunteers with ski patrol

Boonshoft School of Medicine student Brett Foster volunteers as a lead Outdoor Emergency Care Program technician at Mad River Mountain. Continue reading