Medicine

Scholarships help medical student pursue dream of research

Sabrina Metzger, an M.D./Ph.D. student at the Boonshoft School of Medicine, is searching for targeted treatments for myotonia congenita. Continue reading

Medical students volunteer internationally through scholarship

B. Laurel Elder Memorial Scholarship helps many Boonshoft School of Medicine students travel to foreign countries to volunteer in underserved areas. Continue reading

Wright State and AFRL partner on DARPA project to accelerate learning

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The Wright State Research Institute has partnered with the Air Force Research Laboratory to assess improvement in intelligence analyst skill acquisition and performance. Continue reading

Workings of protein hold keys to new cancer treatments

Kwang-Jin Cho, assistant professor of biochemistry and molecular biology, is working to find better anti-cancer drugs in his lab. Continue reading

Wright State to offer Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience

The Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience, which will be offered beginning fall semester 2017, emphasizes how fields of science and mathematics can be applied to neuroscience. Continue reading

Psychiatry resident uses telepsychiatry to reach patients

Nita Bhatt treated patients through the Ohio Telepsychiatry Project, which provides access to care for people in remote areas who are affected by mental illness and developmental disabilities. Continue reading

Surgical success

Wright State alum Daniel C. Mills leading American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

Plastic surgeon Daniel Mills donates his time and skills to philanthropic organizations to provide plastic and reconstructive surgical procedures for impoverished children. Continue reading

Comedian-turned-doctor to speak at Academy of Medicine annual awards dinner

The Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine’s Academy of Medicine lecture and awards dinner takes place April 26. Continue reading

Summer trip to Jamaica will provide health care to poor

Many medical students on the trip are involved with the Global Health Initiative at the Boonshoft School of Medicine. Continue reading

Local dermatologists to offer free skin cancer screenings in May

Morning and afternoon appointments will be available at locations throughout the Dayton region. Continue reading