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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 including Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland Clinic, Emory University and Wake Forest University.




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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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.
The Open Arms Student-Run Free Clinic is seeking physician volunteers for the first Saturday of every month from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.


Wednesday, January 29, 9:30 am to 10:30 am
101 NEC Auditorium
Thursday, January 30, 11 am to Noon
141 Medical Sciences Building
Friday, January 31, 2 pm to 3 pm
NEC 101 - Auditorium

Who we are


Boonshoft School of Medicine to celebrate 40th anniversary throughout 2020

Boonshoft School of Medicine's yearlong celebration includes many events in Dayton and around the country and a special all-class reunion on May 15–17.

Boonshoft School of Medicine begins three-year track to M.D. degree

Students admitted to the three-year track will receive conditional admittance to a Wright State residency program, starting with the Departments of Family Medicine and Pediatrics.

Kathrin Engisch named interim dean of the College of Science and Mathematics at Wright State

As a leader in the College of Science and Mathematics, Kathrin Engisch has focused on research in science and math education, teaching innovation and enhancing faculty development and mentoring.

Lizbeth Bible ’02 entered medical school at 50 years old

Lizbeth Bible fulfilled a lifelong dream when she graduated from the Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine and opened a private medical practice.