Research

Polar passage

Arctic expedition with Wright State’s Alison Agather and Katlin Bowman yields research, children’s book
Polar passage

Wright State graduate environmental sciences student Alison Agather and oceanographer and Wright State alumna Katlin Bowman sailed the Arctic Ocean to measure levels of toxic mercury. Continue reading

Breathtaking

Wright State graduate student Ryan Rakoczy’s neuroscience research takes on new meaning after premature birth of his son
Breathtaking

Physiology and neuroscience graduate student Ryan Rakoczy hopes to develop better treatments for prematurely born infants and others with breathing ailments. Continue reading

Wright State’s Caroline Cao awarded prestigious Fulbright Scholar fellowship to work in Vietnam

Wright State’s Caroline Cao awarded prestigious Fulbright Scholar fellowship to work in Vietnam

Wright State medical researcher Caroline Cao will spend the spring semester at the International University of Vietnam National Universities as a Fulbright Scholar fellow. Continue reading

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

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

Ramanjot Kang, a third-year medical student at the Boonshoft School of Medicine.

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

Wright State Research Institute chosen to lead $3.4 million project for AFRL

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Wright State Research Institute will lead a public-private collaborative effort to develop a next-generation live, virtual and constructive training system. Continue reading

Parents, pediatricians differ on key concepts of partnership

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

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 professor works to improve health education and drug abuse prevention in Ohio’s schools

Wright State professor works to improve health education and drug abuse prevention in Ohio’s schools

Kevin Lorson, director of the Physical Education Licensure Program, is working on health education standards and drug and opioid abuse prevention education in Ohio public schools. Continue reading

Feathery touch

Wright State animal behavior students study bird migration, predator evasion during research trip to Poland
From left: Michal Kraszpulski, Martin Gooden, Rosa Tweed and Shana Huntsberger were among the Wright State faculty and students were took part in during a study abroad trip to Poland to research bird migration. (Photo by Will Jones)

The students on the trip made observations about various animal behavior experiments and produced research papers. Continue reading