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Graduation

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

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. 

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

Monday, March 1 to Saturday, March 6, 2021
Tuesday, March 9, 2021, 11 am to Noon
Blackboard Collaborate Link will be sent weekly to faculty, staff, and students via email
Thursday, March 11, 2021, 11 am to Noon
Blackboard Collaborate Link will be sent weekly to faculty, staff, and students via email

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News

Wright State women achievers celebrated by Women’s Center during Black History Month

The Women's Center is celebrating Black women doing wonderful things at Wright State.

Boonshoft School of Medicine dean and alum uses book of personal quotes to enlighten and reward others

Gary LeRoy released his first book, "Quotes from the Edge of Nowhere: The Art of Noticing Unnoticed Wisdom."

Wright State speakers applaud impact of virtual TEDxDayton 2020

Watch TEDxDayton talks by Subhashini Ganapathy, chair of biomedical, industrial and human factors engineering, and Christopher Wyatt, associate chair of neuroscience, cell biology and physiology.

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.