Seventeen Native American and Alaska Native high school students from multiple states will attend the 24th annual Na-ha-shnee Summer Institute at WSU Health Sciences Spokane, June 16 – 28.
A veteran of two foreign wars, Melody Rasmor began teaching at the WSU College of Nursing in 1998, and still works a few days a month at a military enrollment processing center and at an occupational health facility in addition to her faculty position.
Their efforts will make it easier for nursing, pharmacy and medical students to practice giving vaccinations at health clinics.
WSU researchers and the Puyallup Tribe of Indians will evaluate whether medicinal cannabis reduces opioid use and pain and improves the physical and mental health of clients at the Tribe’s Qwibil Natural Healing and Research Center.
The research could prove highly beneficial to people suffering from chronic pain in rural areas where there is a shortage of healthcare providers.
The research could potentially affect how veterans are treated when they come back from combat in the future.
Celestina Barbosa-Leiker shared early results from an ongoing study investigating how opioid use disorder affects men and women differently at WSU Health Sciences’ Inland Northwest Research Symposium on April 23.
A new study led by a team of WSU neuroscientists has brought scientists closer to identifying the causes of disturbed sleep in autism.
The hub offers technology-enabled spaces, software, informational programming, web resources and one-on-one consultations.
A new class developed by WSU faculty teaches health sciences students how to tackle some of the biggest problems in treating patients with opioid use disorder.
Students in David Makin’s crime prevention strategies class use evidence-based research to help authorities combat crime and other public safety threats.
The event will be held 7:30-9 a.m. Thursday, April 18, at the Spokane Convention Center.
The researchers identified an important step in the progression of the body’s inflammatory response that may soon lead to effective management and treatments.
Experts have published a special issue of the international scientific journal Industrial Health focused on shift work and working time arrangements, providing information and practical guidance on key topics.
Their device, called Appiture, tests for the possibility of autism spectrum disorder quickly and conveniently.
Dr. Guenter Risse gifted his personal library of 1,500 historical medical texts and scholarly works, including an 18th century collection displayed in an antique bookcase and historical medical memorabilia and pharmaceuticals.
Largest‑ever study of children with Duarte galactosemia helps clear up conflicting findings from two earlier, smaller studies.