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Equipping students to become health care leaders of the future, ready to serve in communities where they are needed most.
The Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine seeks applicants with ties to Washington who want to leave a legacy of improving the health of Washington communities and, specifically, individuals who want to help solve problems in challenging health care environments within the state.
In the news
Researchers named to Washington State Academy of Sciences
Four WSU faculty have been elected to the Washington State Academy of Sciences and two others were chosen to serve on the academy’s leadership board.Read Story
Swimmer’s itch thriving in region’s hot weather — how to duck it
A waterborne parasite with a forked tail is getting under our skin.Read Story
New study reveals how shift work disrupts metabolism
Working night shifts or other nonstandard work schedules increases your risk of obesity, diabetes, metabolic disorders, heart disease, stroke and cancer.Read Story
Chronic pain remains the same or gets better after stopping opioid treatment
The WSU research marks a crucial first step toward understanding how ending long-term opioid therapy affects patients and could help identify effective alternative treatments.Read Story
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