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Celebrating 40 years

Join us in celebrating 40 years of purpose.

Virtual Graduation

Sat
2
May

After intense study and specialized training, medical students in the Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine class of 2020 will be able to experience the school’s virtual graduation ceremony on Saturday, May 2nd at 2 pm.

Match Day 2020

Fri
20
Mar

On March 20, 2020, graduating students of the Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine matched into outstanding residency programs, including Case Western Reserve/University Hospitals, Cleveland Clinic, Duke University, Emory University, Kaiser Permanente, Mayo Clinic, Northwestern University, Wake Forest University, and Wright State University.

 

Convocation

Sun
12
Jul

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

For over two decades, first-year students at the Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine have visited with students in Dayton Public Schools (DPS). Every year, for two Fridays in May, medical students visit the youngsters at Kiser Elementary.
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Education

It may be hard to tell by the looks of them, but your hands are teeming with microbial life. And each one of those little bugs could give you a communicable disease. Infectious disease experts and other health care providers on the front lines of fighting communicable diseases know the dangers.
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Research

The American Cancer Society estimates that 142,670 people will die from lung cancer in the United States in 2019. The disease is the second-most common cancer in both men and women. Researchers at the Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine are trying to make a difference.
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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, June 9, 2020, 6 pm to 7 pm
Online
Tuesday, June 23, 2020, Noon to 1 pm
Online

Who we are

News

Explore the Master of Public Health Program at an upcoming Virtual Open House

A career in public health might be right for you if you have ever considered a career that combines science, health care and working with the public.

Aaron Patterson serves patients at New York City’s Mount Sinai Beth Israel during coronavirus pandemic

Boonshoft School of Medicine grad Aaron Patterson uses technology to ensure hospital patients can connect with caregivers and family members.

Researchers consider marijuana use and mental health in emergency department patients

Medical student researchers interviewed emergency department patients to collect data on patients who use marijuana and also experience mental health conditions.

Wright State University Foundation welcomes new trustees

The Wright State University Foundation has appointed six new trustees to its board, effective July 1.