Homepage slider block

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.
Continue reading in Vital Signs

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.
Continue reading in Vital Signs

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.
Continue reading in Vital Signs

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, July 7, 2020, 6 pm to 7 pm
Online
Sunday, July 12, 2020, 4 pm to 5 pm
Online - Virtual
Tuesday, July 21, 2020, Noon to 1 pm
Online

Who we are

News

Boonshoft School of Medicine Dean Margaret Dunn retires

Brenda Roman, associate dean of medical education and professor of psychiatry, will serve as interim dean of the School of Medicine.

Wright State announces plans to reopen for fall semester

Wright State announced plans to return to teaching on its Dayton and Lake Campuses for the fall 2020 semester on Aug. 24 with a dynamic and flexible mixture of in-person and remote courses.

Kate Conway named Family Medicine Educator of the Year

Kate Conway, assistant professor of family medicine and alumna of the Boonshoft School of Medicine, was honored by the Ohio Academy of Family Physicians.

Wright State to offer Clinical Trials Coordination concentration for master’s students

The Clinical Trials Coordination concentration offers a foundation in clinical research focusing on improving global health and protecting the welfare of research participants.