POSTPONED: Yucha Family Distinguished Speaker Series


Mar. 23, 2020, 4:30pm to 6:30pm

Campus Location

Office/Remote Location

Marietta Tiberti Grand Hall


Join the UNLV School of Nursing for the second annual Yucha Family Distinguished Speaker Series featuring nationally and internationally recognized nurse scientist and entrepreneur Taura Barr, PhD, RN, FAHA.

Dr. Barr is the Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice at The Ohio State University College of Nursing. Dr. Barr has expertise in stroke, head injury and heart disease.

The Yucha Family Distinguished Speaker Series honors former School of Nursing Dean Carolyn Yucha, Ph.D, RN, FAAN, CNE. Carolyn served as Dean for 13 years and is currently the editor of the scientific peer-reviewed journal Biological Research for Nursing. The series will bring distinguished speakers from the nursing physiological research to UNLV to share their research and experiences with the UNLV campus, students and the nursing community.

Admission Information

This event is free and open to the public please RSVP to Megan Black at or by phone at 702-895-3527.

Contact Information

UNLV School of Nursing
Megan Black

External Sponsor

UNLV School of Nursing