Biology

Critical care

Wright State biology alumnus Orly Leiva goes above and beyond to train as a cardiologist

Orly Leiva is spending nine years in specialized residencies and fellowships as he trains in interventional and critical care cardiology. Continue reading

Hongmei Ren receives $2.4 million in federal research awards to explore therapies for muscular dystrophy

Hongmei Ren, assistant professor of biochemistry and molecular biology, received a grant from the National Institutes of Health and an Idea Development award from the Department of Defense. Continue reading

Zero hour

Tazeen Ahmed ’14, ’17 fights the stigma of mental health

Tazeen Ahmed found her true passion in suicide prevention after working for the health departments of both Warren and Montgomery counties. Continue reading

Five undergraduate students receive Women in Science research awards

The Women in Science Giving Circle enhances the educational and professional success of female students and faculty members in STEMM disciplines. Continue reading

Five female students receive Considine Scholarships to fund undergraduate research in campus labs

The Considine Scholars Program funds undergraduate STEM research positions for female Wright State students. Continue reading

Faculty members honored for excellent service at Wright State

The Faculty Awards for Excellence recognize faculty members for their excellent work in the areas of teaching, research, community engagement, professional service and early career achievement. Continue reading

Presidential Award for Outstanding NTE Faculty: Service

Meredith A. Rodgers

Part of the series: Faculty Awards for Excellence 2020-21

Meredith Rodgers is a believer in undergraduate research and the benefits it offers to students in their development and success beyond the classroom. Continue reading

Presidential Award for Outstanding NTE Faculty: Teaching

Bridgett R. Severt

Part of the series: Faculty Awards for Excellence 2020-21

Bridgett Severt, lecturer of anatomy, is a talented, dedicated, hardworking and outstanding educator. Continue reading

Biology major Rahul Shah appointed to Wright State Board of Trustees

Wright State junior Rahul Shah was appointed for a two-year term on the Board of Trustees. Continue reading

Wright State graduate student researching COVID-19 social media information, misinformation

Graduate biological sciences student Emily Burwell is attempting to quantify the proportion of misinformation to validated information about COVID-19 on Twitter. Continue reading