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"WSU medical students to spend some time training in Everett"
Monday, February 13, 2017Herald Net - Everett Herald
Washington State University’s new medical school program kicks off in August. One of the first activities for some of those students will be a trip to Everett...

"Spokane-area economy is creating higher-wage jobs"
Monday, February 13, 2017The Spokesman-Review
...The universities’ focus on training health care professionals, including WSU’s new medical school, could pay significant dividends for future job growth,...

"Medical education is booming east of the Cascades, with a new med school at Washington State Univeersity and an expansionof the University of Washington's Spokane training program"
Sunday, February 12, 2017The Seattle Times
The most high-profile development is WSU’s creation of the Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine, the nation’s newest med school....

"With new school opening, medical education surges in Spokane"
Saturday, February 11, 2017KOMONEWS.com
...Named for the late WSU president who pushed for its creation, the Floyd College received preliminary accreditation in October and has started accepting applications for its first class...

"Suddenly, medical eduation is booming in Spokane"
Saturday, February 11, 2017MYNorthwest.com
A new medical school by Washington State University — plus a dramatic expansion of a modest medical training program operated...

"Medicine flourishing in Lilac City - New medical school to enroll 60 per class, open in August"
Saturday, February 11, 2017The Columbian
A new medical school by Washington State University — plus a dramatic expansion of a modest medical training program operated by the University of Washington...

"WSU-Spokane agreement with private university creates pipeline for pharmacy students in the Yakima Valley"
Wednesday, February 01, 2017The Spokesman-Review
...Washington State University-Spokane has a solution: train more Yakima-area students to be pharmacists...

"Education notebook: Mead district hosts STEM Forward event"
Thursday, January 26, 2017The Spokesman-Review
...This STEM Forward event takes places at the WSU Spokane campus, 668 N. Riverpoint Blvd., from 6 to 8:15 p.m. ...

"Heritage secures guaranteed spots at WSU for aspiring pharmacists"
Thursday, January 26, 2017Yakima Herald
...The Toppenish-based university recently entered into an agreement with Washington State University to set aside seven guaranteed spots in WSU’s doctoral program for pharmacy for Heritage students...

"State legislators receive update on WSU medical school's progress"
Wednesday, January 25, 2017The Daily Evergreen
The Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine has set a goal to provide more physicians who have studied and conducted residency in the rural areas of Washington...

"Experts give mixed reviews to Denver Police Department's proposed use-of-force policy"
Monday, January 23, 2017The Denver Post
... “When you compare it to the national guidelines, it’s positive and encouraging,” said Lois James, a criminal justice professor at Washington State University...

"Spokane's 770-acre University District searching for new director"
Friday, January 20, 2017The Spokesman-Review
...Major components of the district include the new Washington State University medical school, a medical school partnership between...

"Mentor Connect trains the next generation of Spokane businesses"
Thursday, January 19, 2017Greater Spokane Inc.
...For Michael Ebinger, Director of the WSU Center for Innovation, getting the business community connected with ideas from entrepreneurs was an important reason to take part in the Mentor Connect program...

"Washington state mumps outbreak the worst in the nation in late December"
Wednesday, January 11, 2017The Spokesman-Review
...receives a mumps vaccination from WSU School of Pharmacy student James Kent during a free mumps vaccination clinic...

"Spokane judges have a new tool to decide whether the right people are in jail"
Wednesday, January 11, 2017The Spokesman-Review
...“We want to make sure we have the right people in the jail,” said Jacqueline van Wormer, the county’s criminal justice administrator...

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