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Celebrating 40 years

Join us in celebrating 40 years of purpose

Graduation

Sun
17
May

After intense study and specialized training, medical students in the Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine class of 2020 will receive their M.D. degrees during the school’s graduation ceremony on Sunday, May 17.

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 received the symbol of their chosen profession — the white coat — and took 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

Culture Works and the Montgomery County, Ohio Arts & Cultural District have selected Jonathan Pincus, M.F.A., for an Artist Opportunity Grant.
Dr. Joon Shim, assistant professor of surgery at the Boonshoft School of Medicine and surgeon with Wright State Physicians, talked weight loss surgery on WDTN's Living Dayton.

Events

Thursday, April 2, 2020, 11 am to Noon
— Canceled
141 Medical Sciences Building
Friday, April 3, 2020, 2 pm to 3 pm
— Canceled
NEC 101 - Auditorium
Tuesday, April 7, 2020, 11 am to Noon
— Canceled
141 Medical Sciences Building

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News

Wright State medical student to receive Excellence in Public Health Award

Megan Smith, an M.D./M.P.H. dual-degree student at the Boonshoft School of Medicine, will be recognized for her involvement in public health issues in the community.

Boonshoft School of Medicine students learn where they will pursue residency training during nationwide Match Day

103 medical students of the Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine learned where they will complete residency training after receiving their medical degrees in May.

Wright State coronavirus (COVID-19) UPDATE

In an effort to minimize the circumstances whereby individuals can interact and therefore transmit disease, the Dayton Campus and Lake Campus will move to limited on-campus staffing effective Wednesday, March 18.

Wright State medical students aid coronavirus monitoring at Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Boonshoft School of Medicine students are helping to track the spread of the coronavirus at the Emergency Operations Center at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.