Nursing, Kinesiology, & Health Sciences

Wright State University launches aviation degree

Wright State's new aviation program addresses critical pilot shortage

Students can prepare for careers as flight instructors or airline pilots and technical positions in the aviation industry through new aviation degree programs at Wright State University. Continue reading

Wright State graduates and faculty well represented at Ohio Athletic Trainers’ Association Awards ceremony

Wright State University graduates and faculty recently swept the major categories in this year’s Ohio Athletic Trainers’ Association Awards ceremony. Continue reading

Wright State introduces seven new or restructured undergraduate degrees

Students can now prepare for careers in engineering technology, environmental studies, health sciences, exercise science and agriculture through seven new or restructured degrees offered at Wright State. Continue reading

Wright State nursing, social work students experience challenges of poverty in simulation

Nursing and social work students played roles to help them better understand the challenges their future patients or clients may experience during the Community Action Poverty Simulation. Continue reading

Wright State University and Premier Health more closely align operations, creating a transformational partnership

Wright State University’s partnership with Premier Health prioritizes producing more clinicians, nurses and other health care providers; spurring new research opportunities; and providing patients better access to vital medical care closer to home. Continue reading

Wright State’s nursing program celebrates 50th anniversary

Wright State’s nursing program prepares students to deliver excellent patient care, advocate for improved patient outcomes and help advance the nursing profession. Continue reading

Wright State nursing student helps design life-saving project for elderly residents in Wilmington

Reed Pitstick, a senior nursing major at Wright State, was part of a project to help elderly residents in Wilmington have medical information on hand in case of an emergency. Continue reading

2024 College of Health, Education and Human Services Outstanding Alumna

Lisa Gossett ’87

Part of the series: 2024 Alumni Achievement Awards

Lisa Gossett has exemplified an unwavering commitment to nursing excellence and patient-centered care, establishing herself as an invaluable asset to the healthcare industry. Continue reading

Switch hitter

From sports medicine to fire and rescue, Wright State student’s career path changed for the better

Ryan Clark was inspired to pursue a career in emergency medical services after connecting with the Fairborn Fire Department during a course at Wright State. Continue reading

Wright State honors outstanding faculty at inaugural research awards event

Wright State faculty were honored with the Outstanding Scholarly and Creative Activities Awards and the Public Impact Recognition Awards. Continue reading