SPOKANE – WSU Spokane recently hired WSU alumnus Kenneth Roberts as director for the WWAMI Basic Medical Education
Program, a five-state collaborative medical school partnership between the University of Washington School of Medicine and the states of Wyoming, Alaska, Montana, and Idaho.
Roberts will start his new position on Feb. 1. He will be responsible for administering a first-year medical curriculum at WSU Spokane, which became a new WWAMI site after the state legislature funded the program in 2007. The first cohort of 20 medical students will begin their studies in the fall of 2008.
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