Zach Smith, a bedside nurse for six years and a WSU graduate, now is helping nurses keep track of their schedules, swap shifts, and share their availability.
Four WSU faculty have been elected to the Washington State Academy of Sciences and two others were chosen to serve on the academy’s leadership board.
The name change follows years of growth and innovation and illustrates the college’s mission, including pharmaceutical sciences research and pharmacy education.
Working night shifts or other nonstandard work schedules increases your risk of obesity, diabetes, metabolic disorders, heart disease, stroke and cancer.
A pilot project led by WSU scientists that’s using smart-home technology for health care is expanding to other locations and uses.
Encountering veterans addicted to opioids or with mental health conditions, Andrew Colburn is changing his nursing trajectory.
Dawn Garzon Maaks, WSU Vancouver College of Nursing, will become president of the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners on July 1.
Megan Brendal, a member of the Navajo Nation, the second largest tribe in the country, became the first Native American faculty member of WSU’s Department of Speech and Hearing Services.
Health science students are getting valuable training in how to screen for drug and alcohol misuse, and engage patients in difficult conversations.
A picturesque cemetery in Palouse, Wash., is the final resting place of an important group of WSU benefactors — people who donated their bodies to further medical education.
Nearly 500 rural communities in Washington lost their only retail pharmacy between 2003 and 2013.
A Washington State University nursing student in Spokane got a glimpse of his future recently.
WSU’s Sleep and Performance Research Center has embarked on a $2.8 million study to determine how poor sleep impacts decision-making.
WSU College of Nursing scientist will lead the $1 million, federally-funded study that could influence policy nationally.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Washington State University Spokane will host its commencement ceremony on May 4 at 2 p.m. at the Spokane Convention Center, Ballroom 100. There are 395 students who will graduate this spring, with more than 200 participating in the commencement ceremony.
Nurses are the largest segment of the health-care workforce, yet studies have found that nurses feel disrespected and powerless in their profession.
Voting is open through Thursday, April 5. Winners will be announced Monday, April 9.