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WSU Health Sciences Spokane News Releases

  • Community hosts sought for WSU medical students

    By Terren Roloff, WSU Spokane

    SPOKANE, Wash. – Hosts in Everett, Vancouver, the Tri-Cities and Spokane are sought to welcome, support and orient Washington State University medical students to their communities during six weeks over a two-year period beginning in September.

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  • Rewards treat alcohol abuse in those with mental illness

    By Judith Van Dongen, WSU Spokane

    SPOKANE, Wash. – Researchers at Washington State University have shown that offering prizes – from simple shampoo to DVD players – can be an effective, low-cost treatment for alcohol abuse, the nation’s third leading preventable cause of death.

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  • WSU continues to post record enrollments

    PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University has experienced its highest spring semester enrollment ever, registering 28,240 students statewide, up two percent from the spring semester of 2016.

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  • Feb. 16, March 23, April 13: Community health series

    SPOKANE, Wash. – A three-part lecture series about human development across the lifespan will be Feb. 16, March 23 and April 13, hosted by Washington State University Extension’s child and family research unit and human development department.

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