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Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine

Washington’s community-based medical school

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.

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In the news

Events

  • OCT 11 Office of Faculty Development hosts: Responding to Learners in Distress  More.
  • OCT 13 Translational Medicine & Physiology and Sleep & Performance Research Center Seminar Series  More.
  • OCT 20 Mentoring Across the University and Across Disciplines: Approaches for Women in Medicine and Health Professions  More.
  • NOV 9 Bioethics Grand Rounds  More.

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Student Social Center

Incoming students may find everything needed to begin their journey with the college at this social center hub.

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Research

Breast Cancer Screening

Missed breast cancer screening during pandemic
Research shows mammograms in Washington fell significantly during the pandemic among women of color and in rural communities.

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Sleep and Performance Research Center, SPRC

Higher cancer risk in night-shift workers
Research shows why night-shift workers are at increased risk of developing certain types of cancer.

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Alcohol Incentives

Alcohol study
Researchers find incentives can reduce alcohol use among American Indian and Alaska Native people.

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Outreach

Washington State University Spokane entrance sign

Rural clinical partnerships
Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine is establishing a presence in cities and towns across Washington

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Leadership physician with residents

Leadership
8 Ways To Be a Better Leader During (and after) COVID

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MD student working with Range Community Clinic

Range Community Clinic
Range Community Clinic brings care to rural, underserved in eastern Washington

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COVID-19 Resources

Stay up to date with information about COVID-19.

Distributed clinical campuses

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