UNLV School of Medicine Open House for Prospective Students


Jan. 12, 2017,
12:30pm to 4:30pm

Office/Remote Location

Clinical Simulation Center, Classroom 4 Shadow Lane Campus, 1001 Shadow Lane


Information Session and Open House for UNLV School of Medicine Prospective Students

12:30 – 1:00 pm: Registration and Networking

1:00 – 2:00 pm: Admissions and Student Life Overview 

  • Sam Parrish, MD, Senior Associate Dean for Admissions and Student Affairs
  • Ann Diggins, MA, Director of Admissions and Student Affairs

2:00 – 2:15 pm: BREAK

2:15 – 3:30 pm: Why UNLV School of Medicine?

  • Moderator: Mario Gaspar De Alba, MD, FAAP, Associate Dean for Diversity and Inclusion, Associate Professor of Developmental Behavioral Pedatrics

Panelists :

  • Community Engagement: Laura Culley, MD, MPH, Associate Dean for Health Policy and Community Affairs
  • Wellness and Integrative Health:  Anne Weisman, PhD, Director of Wellness and Integrative Medicine
  • Intercessions: Mark Guadagonoli, PhD, Director of Learning and Performance and Professor of Neuroscience and Neurology
  • Problem based learning: Steve Dahlem, MD, Director of Case-Based Learning, Assistant Professor in Residence of Pediatrics
  • Research: Neil Haycocks, MD, PhD, Assistant Dean and Associate Professor in Residence of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
  • Curriculum: Corrin Sullivan, MAEd, MA, Director of Curriculum

3:30 – 4:15 pm: Tour of Educational Space and Health Sciences Library Overview

  •  Joanne Muellenbach, MA, Founding Director, Health Sciences Library

Contact Information

UNLV School of Medicine, Office of Diversity and Inclusion
Benita Wolff

Event Sponsor

UNLV School of Medicine