Photo detail

This Oct. 10, 2013 photo from Washington State University shows the new Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences building, left, on the campus in Spokane, Wash. The $80 million, 125,000-square-foot building opened to students in January 2014, and represents WSU’s effort to create world-class facilities for preparing future healthcare professionals.

Stories this photo appears in:

Tease photo

WSU eyes formation of own medical school

SPOKANE — Medical officials predict an aging population and expanded health coverage under the Affordable Care Act will contribute to doctor shortages across the nation. In response to the projected need, Washington State University has begun exploring the feasibility of opening a medical school on its Spokane campus.


Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.

Sign in to comment

Click here to sign in