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Celebrating 40 years

Join us in celebrating 40 years of purpose



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

Match Day 2020


On March 20, 2020, graduating students of the Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine will be matched into outstanding residency programs.




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.

W.E.L.L. Weekend 2020

Join us March 5-8, 2020 for W.E.L.L. Weekend in Napa Valley, California.

Reunion Weekend 2020

All classes are invited to attend Reunion Weekend on May 15-17, 2020.  


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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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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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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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.


Wednesday, February 26, 2020, 9:30 am to 10:30 am
101 NEC Auditorium
Thursday, February 27, 2020, 11 am to Noon
141 Medical Sciences Building
Monday, March 2 to Saturday, March 7, 2020

Who we are


First-year medical students practice clinical skills at Kiser Elementary

Boonshoft School of Medicine students put into practice what they have learned in class.

Medical-Spirituality Conference explores suicide and the power of connection, healing and hope

The Medical-Spirituality Conference on April 16 will support the Healer’s Art Fund at the Boonshoft School of Medicine.

Department of Pediatrics participates in national collaborative to improve care of emotional needs for children with chronic illnesses

The collaborative aims to increase the resilience and emotional health of pediatric patients with chronic conditions and their families.

Ties that bind

Wright State enjoys strong relationship with Wright-Patterson Air Force Base
Wright State and Wright-Patterson Air Force Base have close partners in everything from engineering and medicine to neuroscience and music.