Convocation and White Coat Ceremony

Members of the class of 2019 will receive their white coat and take their first oath of professional medical ethics at the Boonshoft School of Medicine Convocation and White Coat Ceremony.

Commencement Ceremony

Members of the Boonshoft School of Medicine class of 2015 received their M.D. degrees during the school's commencement ceremony on Friday, May 22, at the Benjamin and Marian Schuster Performing Arts Center.


Academy of Medicine Distinguished Lecture

The annual dinner and distinguished guest lecture held April 29, 2015, featured Nick Mangold, the NFL's best offensive lineman, pictured here with Dean Margaret Dunn.


Medical Student Research Symposium

The Seventh Annual Medical Student Research Symposium took place on Wednesday, April 8, 2015. Medical students presented posters describing their research, and graduating students who have demonstrated a continued commitment to medical scholarship received Distinguished Scholar Awards.


Reaching Across the Globe

Boonshoft School of Medicine is expanding its global reach under an agreement with Unaizah College of Medicine of Qassim University, Saudi Arabia, to deliver a concurrent educational experience for its students.



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Boonshoft researchers and clinicians are working with state and local officials to better understand a growing epidemic of illicit and prescription drug overdose deaths in an effort to develop better policies and treatment options.
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Through the Wright Rural Health Initiative, Boonshoft School of Medicine students are learning the practice of medicine in a rural health setting far from the urban and suburban health care domains in the Greater Dayton area.
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Guided by 13 faculty physicians, 52 medical students learned the art of conducting physical exams with the help of 35 kindergartners, as part of a partnership between the medical school, Dayton Public Schools (DPS), and DPS school nurses.
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“This is an example of the caring nature of Boonshoft School of Medicine, and that it really is an inspiration to me that all of the people have taken notice.”
Their first vodcast, “What is mHealth?,” explains the concept as defined by the World Health Organization.
The American Physiological Society has appointed Lauf chair of the committee for a three-year term beginning in January 2016.


Wright State Physicians Orthopaedics to offer educational session about arthritis of the ankle

Dr. Richard Laughlin will give an educational session on “Arthritis of the Ankle” on July 21 at the Wright State Physicians Health Center.
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Local man grateful for skin cancer screening event

When Lee Vance’s wife, Donna, signed him up for a free skin cancer screening event at the Wright State Physicians Health Center, they had no idea it would save his life.
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Wright State’s Julian Gomez-Cambronero lands visiting professorship at Harvard

Professor Julian Gomez-Cambronero will serve as a visiting professor at Harvard as part of a $1.5 million National Institutes of Health grant.
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Boonshoft School of Medicine student runs in ultramarathon, raises money for Swaziland mobile hospital organization

Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine student Teddy Bross ran in a 100-mile race to raise funds for The Luke Commission, a mobile hospital outreach organization based in Swaziland.
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