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

Admission Information

This event is free and open to the public.

Space is limited. To attend, please RSVP by Jan. 6.

For more information or if require an accommodation to attend or participate in this event, please contact the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at 702-895-1273 or diversity@medicine.unlv.edu.

Contact Information

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

External Sponsor

UNLV School of Medicine