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"UW president: Neither WSU's medical school nor UW expansion alone will solve state's doctor shortage"
Thursday, August 18, 2016Puget Sound Business Journal
When Washington State University first launched its effort to build a rival medical school, University of Washington President Ana Mari Cauce said tension between the two universities was so high medical students tried to avoid being placed in Spokane...

"Spokane Teaching Health Center opens"
Tuesday, August 02, 2016Journal of Business
Washington State University said the new Spokane Teaching Health Center opened yesterday...

"WSU health clinic opens in Spokane"
Tuesday, August 02, 2016Daily Journal of Commerce
Washington State University on Monday opened its 42,000-square-foot Spokane Teaching Health Clinic at 624 E. Front St. on the Health Sciences campus...

"New local businesses revitalize Spokane economy"
Tuesday, August 02, 2016The Gonzaga Bulletin
...there is a particularly innovative project in the works connecting WSU Spokane’s new science building to the South University District: The Gateway Bridge...

"Fatigue study finds cops less likely to shoot black suspects"
Monday, August 01, 2016The Truth About Guns.com
...Lead author of the study is Dr. Lois James. She and her research associates, Dr. Stephen James and Dr. Bryan Vila, are connected with the Sleep and Performance Research Center at Washington State University in Spokane...

"The Ripple Effect"
Monday, August 01, 2016Inlander
WSU looks to take full advantage of the new medical school opening in Spokane...

"Scholarship supports Native American nurse representation"
Wednesday, July 27, 2016Nurse.com
Nurses from minority backgrounds represent only 19% of the nursing population, with only 1% from the American Indian/Alaska Native culture, according to a July 13 news release from Washington State University College of Nursing in Spokane...

"Trauma affects both first responders and those they're serving, conference attendees told"
Wednesday, July 27, 2016the Spokesman-Review
...Jorge was part of a panel held Wednesday at the Riverpoint Campus in Spokane to discuss mental health issues of first responders...

"Spokane hosts conference on first responders' mental health"
Tuesday, July 26, 2016KREM 2
Emergency responders from all over the state are at WSU Spokane Tuesday for the beginning of a two-day conference...

"Leadership Spokane classmates make two women’s individual journeys possible"
Friday, July 22, 2016Spokesman Review
“I kind of put two and two together,” said Spencer, who works at WSU Spokane. “It’s like, why not now? There are 53 in the class aside from Megan. We thought we could all pitch in $25.”

"Emergency and crisis responders to discuss how trauma affects them"
Friday, July 22, 2016SpokaneCity.org
...the subjects will meet for the second annual TEAM (Together Everyone Achieves More) conference Tuesday and Wednesday – July 26-27 – on the WSU Spokane campus...

"Spokane count prosecutor seeks change in mental health care"
Friday, July 22, 2016KREM2
...officers deal with the trauma of an officer involved shooting, there is a two day conference next week on WSU's Spokane Campus...

"Studying sleep related poor decisions"
Wednesday, July 20, 2016Sleep Better.org
Researchers from Washington State University’s Sleep and Performance Research Center received a $1.7 million grant to develop and test ways to reduce decision-making errors...

"WSU receives $1.7M grant to develop training to counteract poor decision-making due to sleep loss"
Wednesday, July 20, 2016Sleep Review - The Journal for Sleep Specialists
Researchers from Washington State University’s (WSU) Sleep and Performance Research Center received a $1.7 million grant to develop and test cognitive flexibility training to combat the effects of sleep loss...

"Counteracting poor decision-making due to sleep loss"
Tuesday, July 19, 2016Medical Xpress.com
The Washington State Sleep and Performance Research Center will develop and test cognitive flexibility training to combat the effects of sleep loss on decision-making under rapidly changing circumstances...

"$1.7 million WSU study to counteract poor decision-making due to sleep loss"
Tuesday, July 19, 2016NBC Right Now.com
Researchers from Washington State University’s Sleep and Performance Research Center received a $1.7 million grant to develop and test cognitive flexibility training...

"Academic research on police shootings and race"
Tuesday, July 19, 2016American Renaissance
.... Washington State University researcher Lois James put 80 officers from the Spokane, Wash., police department in highly realistic video simulators of street scenarios...

"It's time to recognize what many mass murderers share in common"
Monday, July 18, 2016The Huffington Post
...Melanie-Angela Neuilly, a professor in the Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology at Washington State University, offered one theory...

"Front & Center: WSU researcher Greg Belenky has spend a lifetime researching the importance of sleep"
Sunday, July 17, 2016The Spokesman-Review
Greg Belenky, pictured Wednesday, July 13, 2016, launched the Sleep and Performance Research Center at Washington State University Spokane...

"Gov. Jay Inslee stops by South Perry street fair"
Saturday, July 16, 2016KREM.com
...The governor said he is encouraged by development in Spokane, including the construction of WSU's new medical school...

"Decision to reduce tuition attracted new WSU president to state"
Friday, July 15, 2016Puget Sound Business Journal
...The second thing was the Elson Floyd School of Medicine. There has only been four land grant universities that have started medical schools in the last 50 years, so this is a truly unique opportunity to come in as a president and be at the ground level...

"Next phase of MLK Way extension to start"
Thursday, July 14, 2016Journal of Business
...provide a more efficient route for traffic moving along the south edge of the University District...

"Q&A with Latisha Hill - Driving economic development"
Thursday, July 14, 2016Journal of Business
...WSU Advisory Council for the University District, with Lisa Brown. That’s been great, because it’s a good place for me to learn all of the great stuff the university is doing, particularly in research and their reinvestment into Spokane...

"Pharmacist job prospects: Setting the record straight"
Wednesday, July 13, 2016Pharmacy Times
...Linda Garrelts MacLean, BPharm, RPh, FACA, associate dean for advancement and clinical professor at the Washington State University (WSU) College of Pharmacy, confirms that demand for WSU’s pharmacy graduates is strong...

"Police 20% less likely to shoot black suspect"
Tuesday, July 12, 2016SenegalACTU.com
...63-page study, "An Empirical Analysis of Racial Differences in Police Use of Force", appears to support research conducted at Washington State University showing that officers in simulation tests were actually less likely to shoot at blacks..

"No difference in caffeine absorption-VMW"
Monday, July 11, 2016Vending Market Watch
A study at Washington State University suggests that coffee and energy drinks are very similar in terms of caffeine absorption and metabolism, according to WSU News...

"One trigger finger for whites and another for blacks"
Friday, July 08, 2016The Chronicle of Higher Education
...James J. Fyfe, another major figure in criminology research, was the "grandfather of criminal justice," said Lois James, an assistant professor of nursing at Washington State University...

"Camp Candoo"
Friday, July 08, 2016Northwest Public Television
Camp Candoo, located on the campus of WSU Spokane, aims to help kids with Apraxia...

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