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.
In the news
John Roll named 2021 American Psychological Association Fellow
Roll, professor and vice dean for research for the Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine, is one of eight individuals from across the country to be elected to Fellow status this year.Read Story
Goldenseal use may compromise diabetics’ glucose control
Diabetic patients taking the natural product goldenseal while taking the prescription drug metformin may be unwittingly sabotaging their efforts to maintain healthy blood glucose levels.Read Story
WSU sampling wastewater to help contain spread of COVID‑19
The targeted screenings are designed to quickly identify and contain potential infections by requiring COVID‑19 testing among those who live in, or visit, a specific campus facility.Read Story
WA Department of Health expands Phase Finder tool for COVID‑19 vaccination
Washington State University is encouraging all community members to see whether they are currently eligible to receive the COVID‑19 vaccine using the State of Washington’s new Phase Finder tool.Read Story
Distributed clinical campuses