Medical Research

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

Gala of Hope Foundation donation will help shape future of pediatric cancer research

Robert Lober, assistant professor of pediatrics at the Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, researches brain tumors in children. Continue reading

Boonshoft School of Medicine student presents research at national meeting

Medical student Ramanjot Kang’s research provides data about the frequency of autoimmune diseases following pregnancies affected by blood-related disease that affects newborns. Continue reading

Parents, pediatricians differ on key concepts of partnership

Researchers in the Department of Pediatrics at the Boonshoft School of Medicine reported their findings in the Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine. 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

Researchers study nonpharmaceutical fentanyl abuse

Boonshoft School of Medicine researchers receive $407,814 two-year grant from the National Institutes of Health/National Institute on Drug Abuse. Continue reading

Additional dates added for Wright State research study on bipolar disorder and schizophrenia

This part of the study seeks African-Americans age 18 or older who do not have a diagnosis of bipolar disorder or schizophrenia. Continue reading

Wright State University awarded prestigious Multidisciplinary University Research Initiative from the Office of Naval Research

The Wright State project is focused on discovering epigenetic biomarkers that identify individuals who could benefit from high-intensity training. Continue reading

Boonshoft School of Medicine interdisciplinary team awarded grant to enhance curriculum, expand medical training program

The Boonshoft School of Medicine, College of Nursing and Health and School of Professional Psychology received more than $450,000 to train future clinicians to work in a multidisciplinary team environment. Continue reading

Researchers are seeking control subjects for study on genes that cause bipolar disorder and schizophrenia

This part of the study seeks African-Americans age 18 or older who do not have a diagnosis of bipolar disorder or schizophrenia. Continue reading