Medical Students

Wright State, Premier Health formalize academic affiliation pact

Wright State and Premier Health will collaborate on the training of medical students, physicians, nurses and other health care professionals, as well as partner on academic, clinical and research initiatives. Continue reading

Medical student Oumou Fofana receives prestigious scholarships from two national programs

Oumou Fofana, a medical student at the Boonshoft School of Medicine, hopes to play a role in reducing health care disparities in underserved communities. Continue reading

American Physiological Society awards prestigious fellowship to Boonshoft School of Medicine M.D./Ph.D. student

Adaku Ume, a student in the M.D./Ph.D. dual-degree program in biomedical science, received the Porter Physiology Development Fellowship. Continue reading

Boonshoft School of Medicine student receives Wright State’s first National Institutes of Health predoctoral fellowship

Jennae Shelby, a student in the M.D./Ph.D. dual-degree program in biomedical sciences, received the Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award. Continue reading

Boonshoft School of Medicine provides resources on COVID-19 vaccines

The Boonshoft School of Medicine COVID-19 vaccine task force provides educational resources for the medical community to share with patients and others. Continue reading

Wright State medical students organize surgical workshops for undergraduates

Boonshoft School of Medicine students conducted four surgical workshops over the summer focusing on neurosurgical, trauma and transplant. Continue reading

Wright State medical student Elisabeth Adkins appointed to Student National Medical Association board

Elisabeth Adkins, a dual M.D./ MBA student at the Boonshoft School of Medicine, was appointed the SNMA’s national community service committee co-chairperson. Continue reading

Convocation ceremony marks start of medical education for class of 2025

The Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine will welcome 128 students during the annual Convocation and White Coat Ceremony on July 25. Continue reading

Wright State medical student Ramon Corrêa wins prestigious award from cancer-fighting foundation

Ramon Corrêa received a Conquer Cancer ASCO Medical Student Rotation for Underrepresented Populations Award. Continue reading

120 medical students graduate from Boonshoft School of Medicine 

After four or more years of intense study and specialized training, 120 medical students received their M.D. degrees on May 2. Continue reading