Medicine

Longtime Wright State researcher, ALS activist Roger Siervogel dies at 70

Longtime Wright State researcher, ALS activist Roger Siervogel dies at 70

Roger Siervogel served as director of the Wright State Lifespan Health Research Center and its predecessor, the Division of Biology, from 1993 to 2013. Continue reading

Igor Elman named professor and chair of psychiatry at the Boonshoft School of Medicine

Igor Elman headshot

Igor Elman comes to Wright State from Harvard Medical School and is an expert in treating chemical and behavioral addictions, psychosis and PTSD. Continue reading

Puppy love

Wright State’s Regina Willen proves that petting is instrumental in reducing stress in shelter dogs
Regina Willen with dog

Wright State researchers find that petting for as little as 15 minutes a day is instrumental in reducing stress of dogs in animal shelters. Continue reading

Wright State University’s dazzling new Neuroscience Engineering Collaboration Building a research powerhouse

Neuroscience Engineering Collaboration Building exterior

Wright State will celebrate the opening on the Neuroscience Engineering Collaboration Building with a ceremony April 16 from 4 to 6 p.m. Continue reading

Affordable Care Act after five years topic of Wright State Public Health Grand Rounds

Hugh F. “Trey” Daly III, J.D., is the Ohio state director of Enroll America.

A Public Health Grand Rounds event, “The Affordable Care Act after five years: Expanding health coverage in Ohio” on April 23. Continue reading

Wright State Physicians Orthopaedics to offer educational session about plastic surgery

Wright State Physicians Orthopaedics to offer educational session about plastic surgery at Wright State Physicians Health Center

Wright State Physicians Orthopaedics will offer an educational session, “Plastic Surgery: Not Just Another Pretty Face,” on Tuesday, April 21, at 7 p.m. Continue reading

Wright State Physicians doctor: options are available for infertility

Steven R. Lindheim, M.D., M.M.M., a reproductive endocrinologist with Wright State Physicians Obstetrics & Gynecology

Steven Lindheim, reproductive endocrinologist with Wright State Physicians Obstetrics and Gynecology, is working to raise awareness about infertility and the options to treat it. Continue reading

Bull’s-eye

Architectural features of new Neuroscience Engineering Collaboration Building hit the mark
NEC Building glass fins

Chilled ceiling beam, anti-vibration floor and a glass facade stripped with energy-saving fins are among the many architectural highlights of Wright State’s new Neuroscience Engineering Collaboration Building. Continue reading

Boonshoft School of Medicine expert tapped to evaluate EPA’s effort to address lead exposure in buildings

Boonshoft School of Medicine expert tapped to evaluate EPA’s effort to address lead exposure in buildings

Boonshoft School of Medicine professor invited to participate in Environmental Protection Agency’s peer review effort. Continue reading

Best feeling possible

Wright State neuroengineer Sherif Elbasiouny to conduct pioneering prosthesis research in new NEC Building
Sherif Elbasiouny with prosthetic arm

Wright State neuroengineer Sherif Elbasiouny will conduct pioneering prosthesis research in the new Neuroscience Engineering Collaboration Building. Continue reading