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
Blending art, science to reverse biomedical career shortage
National Institutes of Health awards WSU a $1.2 million, five-year grant to increase rural Washington students entering biomedical careers.Read Story
Paul Lauzier Charitable Foundation gifts support WSU Health Sciences in Yakima, Spokane
A foundation created by a thrifty farmer in Grant County is making charitable gifts to both the WSU College of Nursing in Yakima and the Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine in Spokane.Read Story
Region’s record heat raising risk of heatstroke
With temperatures shooting up to 110 degrees in parts of Washington state, people are at increased risk of suffering from heatstroke – the most serious of heat-related illnesses.Read Story
Hot touch of shingles drives new vaccine shortage
If you’re hoping to get the new shingles vaccine shot, join the crowd.Read Story
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