Associate Professor Kawkab Shishani is evaluating smoking rates among young people in Uzbekistan. She also introduced the same tobacco-prevention program there that she has used in Spokane.
Funded with a $2.3 million federal grant, the iREACH project is working within Marshallese communities across the U.S. to engage community members and identify local practices that may increase disease risk.
The data on the new COVID‑19 dashboard is specific to members of the greater WSU Pullman community, extending beyond the border of Pullman to include employees who live in nearby communities.
As the first group of Washington residents line up for COVID‑19 vaccines, some are getting those long-awaited inoculations from WSU College of Nursing faculty and students.
More than a dozen pharmacy students helped Pullman students who live off campus with their COVID-19 nasal swab tests, providing instruction on how to administer the test and ensuring samples are handled and stored properly.
Dozens of healthcare workers at Cougar Health Services have received their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine ahead of the start of Spring 2021 and the return of students to the Pullman campus.
For decades, researchers have tried to develop an effective vaccine for Babesia bovis, a tick-borne disease that annually kills millions of cattle.
The university was enlisted by Gov. Jay Inslee to assist in storing the state’s vaccine supplies because of the availability of the needed ultra-cold freezer equipment.
The list compiled by veterinarians from the WSU’s Veterinary Teaching Hospital features gifts to improve pet health this holiday season.
Veterinary oncologists at WSU are investigating whether a drug used to treat breast cancer in humans could be used to treat one of the most common forms of cancer in dogs.
Equine veterinarians are hopeful a 6‑month‑old horse will have a better chance at a life free of complications after removing an extra appendage growing from its front leg.
New life sciences incubator is designed to accelerate innovation and entrepreneurship, backed by a $250,000 grant from Bank of America.
Scientists used human white blood cell membranes to carry two drugs, an antibiotic and an anti-inflammatory, directly to infected lungs in mice.
A newly developed fast, scalable algorithm can optimize the distribution of vaccines in a simulated epidemic network, potentially bringing the number of infected people down by three to seven times.
New WSU research shows giving nurse practitioners the authority to prescribe buprenorphine has brought that gold standard treatment for opioid addiction to people who might not have had access to it before.
The closures include the Student Recreation Center, Stephenson Fitness Center, and Hollingbery Fieldhouse as well as fitness areas within the Chinook Student Center.
With the winter holidays just around the corner, the WSU community is asked to be extra vigilant to help mitigate the spread of COVID‑19.