Stories tagged: medical school
Wed., June 26, 2019, 5 a.m.
Homecoming for health care: UW School of Medicine graduate Mara Hazeltine finds her way back to Sacred Heart for residency
For Mara Hazeltine, starting her family medicine residency at Sacred Heart Medical Center is more than a step to becoming a board-certified physician, it’s a return home.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 23, 2018, 5:17 p.m.
This year, more new medical students are starting their careers in Spokane than in Seattle.
Sat., April 7, 2018, 6 a.m.
We at the Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine have taken the responsibility for best practices in communication, ethics and professionalism very seriously.
Wed., Jan. 17, 2018, 9:37 p.m.
WSU medical school would join others in the state process for setting up residency programs.
Tue., Dec. 12, 2017, 6 a.m.
The UW and Gonzaga medical school partnership is teaching students from around the state with a focus on rural health care.
Mon., Dec. 4, 2017
Until Expo ’74, the University District was a maze of railroad tracks and warehouses. Today it is being transformed into a combination of modern college campus, scientific business incubator and …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 26, 2017, 10:44 p.m.
Idaho’s first medical school is inching closer to its August 2018 finish line by hiring critical faculty members, developing programs, and constructing facilities. The school is expected to help with …
Mon., Oct. 2, 2017
Students at the Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine were in their third week of what may be, to outsiders, one of the strangest parts of medical school curriculum: dissecting …
Thu., Sept. 21, 2017
Over an eleven-year career as an Air Force intelligence analyst, Kristel Hallsson worked on bases in South Korea, Iraq, Italy and Afghanistan. Now, the Snohomish native is back in her …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 19, 2017, 7:58 a.m.
On Friday, 60 first-year medical students got their white coats from the Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine in a ceremony at the Fox Theater. The audience was filled with …
UPDATED: Wed., July 12, 2017, 6:18 p.m.
For now, at least, the University of Washington’s medical school in Spokane will have classes of just 60 students.
UPDATED: Thu., May 18, 2017, 10:32 a.m.
The first medical school in Idaho has been slated to open in August 2018, pending its accreditation.
UPDATED: Tue., March 14, 2017, 8:27 p.m.
University of Washington’s medical school again tops the U.S. News & World Report ranking of best graduate schools for primary care education. The UW School of Medicine has been ranked …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 3, 2017, 10:18 p.m.
Washington State University will welcome its first class of 60 medical students to the Spokane campus in August. The University of Washington wants to top that.
Tue., Jan. 10, 2017, 4:53 p.m.
Washington State University’s new medical school in Spokane and the growth of other higher education opportunities will be an ongoing catalyst for downtown development, a real estate broker predicts.
Mon., Jan. 9, 2017
Suzanne Watson couldn’t help but laugh when she received her AARP card and her acceptance letter from Wake Forest School of Medicine in the same week at the age of …
Thu., Nov. 17, 2016, 4:31 p.m.
The newly accredited Washington State University School of Medicine has spots for 60 people in its inaugural class in August, but 600 applications from interested students have already arrived.
Sun., Oct. 30, 2016
Three years ago, the idea of a new medical school seemed a bridge too far.
Sun., Sept. 11, 2016
At the University of Washington’s School of Medicine, new doctors-in-training get out of the lecture hall and start learning through patient-care activities beginning in their first days of classes — …
Thu., Sept. 8, 2016
From our archives, 100 years ago Spokane’s physicians were offering to help create a new educational institution in Spokane: a medical school.
Tue., Aug. 23, 2016, 8:35 p.m.
Sixty medical students in the inaugural class of a collaboration between the University of Washington and Gonzaga University received their first stethoscopes in a special ceremony Tuesday night.
Sun., June 19, 2016
Deficit spending on athletics undercuts university’s future. Long-range financial plans will restore it.
Fri., May 6, 2016, 2:28 p.m.
The Washington State University Board of Regents has approved the hiring of administrative staff, faculty, and operating staff for the new medical school in Spokane.
Sat., March 26, 2016, 8:28 p.m.
New dean reflects on Washington State University medical school in Spokane.
Sat., March 26, 2016
The UW-GU partnership will work to increase the number of graduating physicians in Spokane and eastern Washington and boost the local economy.
Fri., Feb. 26, 2016
Spokane can look forward to an exciting future as a medical education dynamo.
Thu., Feb. 25, 2016, 3:57 p.m.
Idaho, which ranks 49th in the nation for its number of doctors per capita, will get its first medical school, Gov. Butch Otter announced Thursday.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 24, 2016, 6:02 p.m.
Gonzaga University will host 60 first-year medical school students from the University of Washington School of Medicine this fall, the two schools announced Wednesday. The agreement will benefit Spokane both …
Tue., Feb. 23, 2016, 11:46 a.m.
Gonzaga University has scheduled an announcement with the University of Washington Wednesday, more than a year after the two schools began talking about a public-private partnership on medical education.
Tue., Oct. 27, 2015, 6:18 p.m.
Nic Carey was ecstatic. After completing five Ironman races the 24-year-old medical student finally qualified for the Ironman World Championships held in Hawaii, the event’s most difficult and prestigious course. …