Nursing, Kinesiology, & Health Sciences

Path to Health Professions Day to introduce students to health care careers

Premier Health executive, Miami Valley Hospital chief medical officer and Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine alum to give keynote address

High school and college students can explore health care programs and careers on President’s Day during Wright State’s annual Path to Health Professions Day. Continue reading

Wright State University, Premier Health take affiliation to next level

Wright State and Premier Health will build upon their existing affiliation agreement and further align their operations to advance academic medicine, improve community health, and bolster workforce and economic development across the region. Continue reading

Building community

Wright State staff member Callista Hess was recognized for her lifelong philanthropy work

Wright State staff member Calista Hess received the Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy Award from the Association of Fundraising Professionals of Greater Dayton. Continue reading

Healthy home

Wright State University nursing students receive hands-on training during home care lab

Wright State nursing students learn critical skills needed to care for patients at home during a unique lab experience. Continue reading

Wright State nursing students to partner with Premier Health at mobile clinic, perform Election Day outreach

Wright State nursing students are partnering with the Premier Health mobile health care clinic to provide free flu vaccines, cancer screening education and biometric health screenings in Waynesville on Nov. 7. Continue reading

Wright State’s Cameos of Caring awards celebrates nurses

Wright State’s School of Nursing, Kinesiology and Health Sciences celebrated the accomplishments of the 2023 Cameos of Caring award recipients. Continue reading

Wright State nursing faculty member Deborah Ulrich honored with distinguished educator award

Deborah L. Ulrich, professor of nursing at Wright State, received the Mildred E. Newton Distinguished Educator Award from The Ohio State Nursing Alumni Society. Continue reading

Modifying movements

Wright State students provide a fun and adaptive exercise program for Greene County individuals with disabilities

An Adaptive Physical Education and Recreation course is being offered to Wright State students majoring in sports science and health and physical education. Continue reading

‘Black Gold’

Photographs by Wright State nursing alum, Gilman scholar featured exhibition on Dayton Campus

A photography exhibition by Wright State alumnus Cameron Peagler features Black creators and entrepreneurs living and working in Japan. Continue reading

Wright State’s nursing program rises in U.S. News rankings

Wright State was also ranked in the newest U.S. News category for undergraduate psychology programs.

Wright State’s undergraduate nursing program continues to rise in the ranks as among the best in the nation for 2024, according to U.S. News and World Report. Continue reading