Pre-Health

Douglas W. Leaman named dean of the College of Science and Mathematics

Douglas W. Leaman

Douglas Leaman is currently chair of the Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Toledo. Continue reading

Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine to hold an admissions open house for pre-med students

Bonnshoft School of Medicine White Hall

College students considering medical school and their parents can meet with Boonshoft School of Medicine administrators and current medical students on June 8. Continue reading

All the right moves

Wright State student Alimamy Barrie skies in university’s dance program
As a freshman, Alimany Barrie would sneak into classes to watch because he loved dance. Now, he is a senior graduating with a bachelor’s degree in dance and pre-pharmacy. (Photo by Erin Pence)

As a freshman, Alimamy Barrie would sneak into classes to watch because he loved dance. Now, he is a senior graduating with a bachelor’s degree in dance and pre-pharmacy. Continue reading

Students to explore health careers at Path to Health Professions Day

The Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine is one of a number of organizations participating in the university’s Path to Health Professions Day on Feb. 15.

High school and college students can learn more about careers as doctors, nurses and veterinarians during Path to Health Professions Day on Feb. 15. Continue reading

Doctor, doctor

Medical school, medical careers shaping up as a family affair for Wright State father, daughter, son-in-law
Kayla Crager and Kyle Hazlett, right, both major in biology and will attend medical school together next summer, while Mark Crager is working on his Post-Bac Certificate in Pre-Medical Studies.

Medical school and medical careers are shaping up as a family affair for a Wright State father and his daughter and son-in-law. Continue reading

Tanzania tangent

Wright State’s Aliane Kubwimana visits African nation to job-shadow doctors
Aliane Kubwimana

A trip to her native Tanzania to shadow doctors and nurses produced lifelong memories for Wright State University pre-med student Aliane Kubwimana. Continue reading

Students to learn about health careers at Path to Health Professions Day

Boonshoft School of Medicine students giving information

High school and college students can learn more about careers as doctors, nurses and veterinarians during Path to Health Professions Day on Feb. 16. Continue reading

Bob Weisman – A Remembrance

Bob Weisman

Robert (Bob) Weisman passed away on July 2, 2014, at the age of 77, leaving a great void in the Wright State family. Continue reading

Programs offer second chance at a different career

Jun Kyung Ko

Excerpt The health care and social assistance sectors are expected to grow at an annual rate of 2.6 percent, adding 5 million jobs between 2012 and 2022, the BLS reported. “I think a lot of people are going into health … Continue reading

Dental destiny

Air Force clinic inspires aerospace engineer to pursue career in dentistry
Jun Kyung Ko

A visit to the dental clinic at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base inspired aerospace engineer Jun Kyung Ko to pursue a new career in dentistry. Continue reading