Medicine

Boonshoft School of Medicine names Kimberly Paul chief administrative officer

Kimberly Paul has served as chief executive officer of Wright State Physicians since April 1, 2017. Continue reading

Research group recognizes Boonshoft School of Medicine professor with award

Marjorie Bowman will receive the Distinguished Research Mentor Award from the North American Primary Care Research Group. Continue reading

Medical students organize Halloween charity 5K to benefit Reach Out

Bonnshoft School of Medicine White Hall

Proceeds from the 5K will enable Reach Out to expand its physical therapy department to better serve patients who suffer from mobility constraints and mobility-related injuries. Continue reading

Naval force

Wright State medical student Christiana Draper brings Navy experience to medical school, neuroengineering research

Christiana Draper, an M.D./Ph.D. student at the Boonshoft School of Medicine, won a National Institutes of Health Diversity Supplement Award to support for her ALS research. Continue reading

Boonshoft School of Medicine Family Medicine student group wins AAFP Program of Excellence Award

The American Academy of Family Physicians recognized the Family Medicine Interest Group of the Boonshoft School of Medicine as one of its 2018 Program of Excellence Award winners. Continue reading

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