Surgery

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

Fantastic voyage

Caroline Cao reaches stratosphere in higher education as an engineer and medical pioneer

Wright State professor Caroline Cao is an expert in the design and evaluation of enabling technology, such as haptics, navigational aids, and surgical simulation, for minimally invasive surgery. Continue reading

Researchers study trauma-specific performance improvement activities performed by emergency medical services

The state-supported research project involves a multidisciplinary team, including emergency medical services providers, engineers and surgeons. Continue reading

Boonshoft School of Medicine Surgery Grand Rounds event to focus on surgical metamorphosis

Jeffrey Ponsky is the first speaker of the Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine’s Richard DeWall, M.D., Lecture Series. Continue reading

Trauma care

Wright State engineering professor Pratik Parikh to lead research designed to optimize locations of hospital trauma centers

Reshaping the network of hospital trauma centers to increase their effectiveness in saving lives and better utilize resources is the goal of research led by Wright State. Continue reading

Bocce tournament to raise funds, awareness for lymphedema

Living with Lymphedema is organizing the seventh annual Bocce for Lymphedema Tournament on June 2. Continue reading