Surgery

Wright State Physicians surgeon honored for excellence by Miami Valley Hospital

Alyssa Gans received the Dr. Mukul Chandra Exemplary Consultant Award for going above and beyond in the delivery of care to patients in the emergency department. Continue reading

Decorated surgical professor to give keynote address at trauma symposium

Mary McCarthy, professor emeritus of surgery at the Boonshoft School of Medicine, will give the keynote address at the Trauma and Critical Care Update symposium on May 20 at Sinclair College. 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

Boonshoft School of Medicine faculty member Zaiba Malik named among the world’s most influential female figures in ophthalmology

Zaiba Malik, a clinical assistant professor of surgery, was recognized by the Ophthalmologist magazine. Continue reading

Internationally recognized vascular surgeon to give talk in Richard Dewall Surgical Innovation Lecture Series

Boonshoft School of Medicine visiting professor Patrick E. Muck will give a virtual presentation on Oct. 14 at 7 p.m. Continue reading

Boonshoft School of Medicine Dean Margaret Dunn retires

Brenda Roman, associate dean of medical education and professor of psychiatry, will serve as interim dean of the School of Medicine. Continue reading

Number of trauma injuries fall amidst coronavirus slowdown

After social distancing became more prevalent due to the coronavirus, emergency departments in the Miami Valley saw a decrease in trauma injuries. Continue reading

Two Boonshoft School of Medicine faculty selected for prestigious Harvard Macy Institute fellowships

Jonathan Pincus and Joon Shim will expand their research assessing the impact of using visual arts in medical education on medical students’ clinical and non-clinical skills and well-being. Continue reading

Surgery professor Mary McCarthy named Master Surgeon Educator

Mary McCarthy, professor of surgery at the Boonshoft School of Medicine, is one of 83 surgeons honored this year by the American College of Surgeons. Continue reading

Company founded by Wright State’s Caroline Cao awarded $150,000 Ohio Third Frontier grant

Caroline Cao

A startup founded by professor Caroline Cao hopes to commercialize a radiation-free alternative to X-ray imaging during minimally invasive surgery. Continue reading