Medicine

Free skin cancer screening event set for May 6-10

As part of Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month, dermatologists will offer free skin cancer screenings the week of May 6-10. Continue reading

Medical school to hold 14th Annual Global Health Initiative Symposium and Global Food Tasting

The May 2 event will raise funds for medical students participating in the Boonshoft School of Medicine International Education Program. Continue reading

Paralysis analysis

Wright State researchers Mark Rich and Andrew Voss awarded $2.7 million in federal grant money to study muscle disease

Mark Rich and Andrew Voss have received a five-year grant from the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases with additional funding from the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Continue reading

For our students

Wright State University’s annual Campus Scholarship and Innovation Campaign (CSIC) continues to impact students

Wright State University’s faculty, staff and retirees may donate to more than 1,900 scholarships and programs during the 2019 CSIC campaign “For Our Students.” Continue reading

Wright State employees honored for excellence

Wright State University will recognize select staff and faculty members for their vital contributions to the university with the Awards for Excellence ceremony April 2. Continue reading

Homeless advocate, medical school alumna to speak at Academy of Medicine annual awards dinner

The Wright State Academy of Medicine awards dinner event honors outstanding medical students, residents and faculty from the Boonshoft School of Medicine. Continue reading

Medical school researcher earns more than $3 million in grant funding to study vascular diseases

Ji Chen Bihl, assistant professor of pharmacology and toxicology, is working to unlock better treatments for ischemic stroke and reveal the intricacies of microvesicles and exosomes. Continue reading

Excellence in Human Relations (Classified)

Ife Shafeek

Part of the series: President's Awards for Excellence 2018

Ife Shafeek often goes above and beyond her duties as an administrative specialist in ways that greatly benefit the university and the School of Medicine. Continue reading

Peer Instruction workshop to teach lecture-free learning method

Bonnshoft School of Medicine White Hall

For educators interested in learning about Peer Instruction, the Office of Medical Education at the Boonshoft School of Medicine will offer a workshop on May 15. Continue reading

Damage control

Wright State toxicology researcher Michael Kemp awarded up to $1.48 million to study DNA damage

Research by Michael Kemp, research assistant professor in the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, may help improve cancer therapies. Continue reading