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Commencement Ceremony


The Boonshoft School of Medicine Class of 2017 will receive their M.D. degrees at the school’s annual commencement ceremony.

Match Day 2017

Wright State students matched in outstanding programs, including University of Michigan, Wake Forest University and Yale University. 



New students will receive the symbol of their chosen profession — the white coat — and take their first oath of professional medical ethics at the Convocation and White Coat Ceremony.


Kate Conway, M.D., ’05, wasn’t sure she wanted to attend medical school. She loved studying biology, but she also loved theater and creative writing.
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Uniting in the face of a trying profession, physicians come together to find improved resilience and meaning in their work.
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A $7.5 million, five-year Multidisciplinary University Research Initiative (MURI) grant is helping Wright State University researchers study precision medicine.
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Putnam was a world-renowned physiologist and dedicated teacher. His work was relevant to disorders that involve altered respiratory drive, such as sudden infant death syndrome.
The Atlantic cited the loperamide research of Raminta Daniulaityte, Ph.D., associate professor in the Department of Population and Public Health Sciences.


8:30 am
Madison Lakes Learning and Conference Center (581 Olive Road, Dayton, OH 45427)
2 pm
Schuster Performing Arts Center, 1 W. 2nd St., Dayton, OH 45402

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Medical school holds graduation ceremony on May 26

The Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine honored 99 graduating medical students during its commencement ceremony at the Victoria Theatre.
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Dayton Daily News writes about Boonshoft grad, former WNBA player

Excerpt A retired WNBA player will graduate Friday from Wright State University’s Boonshoft School of Medicine. Alison Bales has earned her medical degree from Wright State after having played professional basketball for five years. Her mother, Mary McCarthy, is the …
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Retired WNBA player to graduate with M.D. degree

After starring at Beavercreek High School, Boonshoft School of Medicine student Alison Bales played basketball for Duke and in the WNBA for the Indiana Fever and the Atlanta Dream.
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Dayton Daily News shares information about Boonshoft School of Medicine commencement speaker

Excerpt The 19th surgeon general of the United States will deliver a commencement address to graduates of Wright State University’s Boonshoft School of Medicine. Vivek H. Murthy will speak to graduates during the graduation ceremony set for 6:30 p.m. on …
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