Academic Units

UNLV's Division of Health Sciences is composed of four schools, each committed to helping enhance the quality of life and overall well-being of Nevadans. Through these academic programs the division is:

  • Developing a pipeline of skilled health care professionals who will be the work force of the future.
  • Conducting research to advance knowledge in dentistry, nursing, public health, and basic human sciences.
  • Providing health-care services and wellness programs throughout the region.
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