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Virtual Graduation

Sun
2
May

After intense study and specialized training, medical students in the Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine class of 2021 will be able to experience the school’s graduation ceremony on Sunday, May 2nd.

Match Day 2021

Fri
19
Mar

On March 19, 2021, graduating students of Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, alongside medical students nationwide, will be participating in the Annual Match Day Ceremonies at 12:00 p.m. ET. 

Convocation

Sun
12
Jul
2020

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.

Community

In 1867, what would become the Dayton Veterans Affairs (VA) Medical Center was then known as the National Asylum for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, Central Branch. In Dayton, it was simply known as the “Soldiers’ Home.” At its peak in 1884, the Home provided all levels of care to over 7,000 veterans and, by 1910, over half a million Americans were visiting the Home each year.
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Education

Public health education continually evolves along with changing health challenges. The focus must shift because there are always new diseases and threats on the horizon. To compensate for the fluid nature of the field, many public health programs tend to specialize in certain areas of training.
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Research

Sahana Venkatesh, M.D., a first-year internal medicine resident at the Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, is leading research into the toxicity of chemotherapy treatments on military veterans. The results of the effort may one day help health care providers to better tailor chemotherapy treatments to veterans suffering from cancer.
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Announcements

Carlson will be retiring as a professor of population and public health sciences and as the director of the Center for Interventions, Treatment, and Addictions Research (CITAR).
The medical school will hold its first-ever virtual commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 2.

Events

Tuesday, January 26, 2021, 11 am to Noon
Blackboard Collaborate Link will be sent weekly to faculty, staff, and students via email
Thursday, January 28, 2021, 11 am to Noon
Blackboard Collaborate Link will be sent weekly to faculty, staff, and students via email
Tuesday, February 2, 2021, 11 am to Noon
Blackboard Collaborate Link will be sent weekly to faculty, staff, and students via email

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News

Boonshoft School of Medicine will sponsor COVID-19 vaccine symposium for area medical professionals

This virtual event will provide information about the vaccines, answer questions, and discuss how medical professionals should talk to patients about the vaccines.

Brain sell

Wright State neuroscience student Kalyani Chattopadhyay sets her sights on medical school
Wright State sophomore Kalyani Chattopadhyay was inspired to pursue neuroscience by her mother.

Boonshoft School of Medicine grad will use her experiences to help students go from good to great

Miri Lader will join the Boonshoft School of Medicine as director of medical student education in the Department of Pediatrics.

David B. Shuster honored for improving quality of life for people with disabilities

David B. Shuster received the 2020 Erin Ritchey Educator Award during the 31st annual Erin Ritchey Memorial Awards celebration.