Academy of Medicine Distinguished Lecture


5:30 p.m. | Sinclair Conference Center

The annual dinner and distinguished guest lecture features Nick Mangold, the NFL's best offensive lineman who grew up in Centerville, Ohio.

Commencement Ceremony


6 p.m. | Benjamin and Marian Schuster Performing Arts Center

Members of the Boonshoft School of Medicine class of 2015 will receive their M.D. degrees during the school's commencement ceremony.


Grand opening ceremony


4–6 p.m. | Neuroscience Engineering Collaboration Building

Join us for the Grand Opening of the Neuroscience Engineering Collaboration Building. The event tent will be in lot 17. RSVP to (937) 775-5512 or

Match Day

Find out where 91 fourth-year Boonshoft School of Medicine students will be going for residency training after they graduate in May. 

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. Read More


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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.  Read More


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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. Read More


The symposium on “Cation Channels Controlling Intracellular Functions” will take place at the Experimental Biology Annual Meeting in Boston on March 31.
On Match Day, Friday, March 20, 91 members of the Boonshoft School of Medicine class of 2015 learned where they will enter residency.
An estimated 2,879 native Ohio adolescents are at risk for sex trafficking each year, according to the authors.


Longtime Wright State researcher, ALS activist Roger Siervogel dies at 70

Roger Siervogel served as director of the Wright State Lifespan Health Research Center and its predecessor, the Division of Biology, from 1993 to 2013.
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Igor Elman named professor and chair of psychiatry at the Boonshoft School of Medicine

Igor Elman comes to Wright State from Harvard Medical School and is an expert in treating chemical and behavioral addictions, psychosis and PTSD.
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Puppy love

Wright State researchers find that petting for as little as 15 minutes a day is instrumental in reducing stress of dogs in animal shelters.
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Wright State University’s dazzling new Neuroscience Engineering Collaboration Building a research powerhouse

Wright State will celebrate the opening on the Neuroscience Engineering Collaboration Building with a ceremony April 16 from 4 to 6 p.m.
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