Family Medicine

Interdisciplinary team awarded grants to transform primary care curriculum and opioid addiction training

The federal grant will help transform the primary care curriculum across faculty and graduate and undergraduate programs in family medicine, internal medicine and pediatrics in addition to nurse practitioner and physician assistant programs. Continue reading

Medical student helps indigenous Mayan population in Guatemala

Brianna Williamson, a Boonshoft School of Medicine student, took a year off from medical school to immerse herself in rural Guatemala and care for patients. Continue reading

Medical students learn about treating refugee populations

Boonshoft School of Medicine students presented research about refugee patient communities and their health concerns at the North American Refugee Health Conference in Toronto. Continue reading

Medical school holds graduation ceremony on May 26

The Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine honored 99 graduating medical students during its commencement ceremony at the Victoria Theatre. Continue reading

Boonshoft School of Medicine students receive Choose Ohio First scholarships

Five Wright State medical students selected to receive a $30,000 Primary Care Medical Student Choose Ohio First Scholarship from the state. Continue reading

Boonshoft School of Medicine student speaks at White House Symposium

A Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine student spoke at the second White House symposium on addiction on Oct. 25. Continue reading

Boonshoft School of Medicine approved for an award by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute

Researchers led by the Boonshoft School of Medicine Department of Family Medicine will run a project focused on better understanding the health perspectives of Ohio’s refugee populations. Continue reading

Wright State Physicians Family Medicine offers medical acupuncture services at the Wright State Physicians Health Center

Cynthia Olsen, director of acupuncture services at Wright State Physicians Family Medicine, is accepting new patients. Continue reading

Daniel L. Swagerty Jr. named professor and chair of the Department of Geriatrics at Wright State University

For the past 25 years, Daniel Swagerty has been active in national and international efforts to develop educational and clinical programs for the care of older adults and dying patients. Continue reading

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

Neuroscience Institute Symposium

clinical health psychologist Paul Hershberger will discuss self-awareness, exercise, sleep, stress management, resilience and the importance of having a primary care physician. Continue reading