Health Physics and Diagnostic Sciences

Rigorous classroom instruction aided by computer and multimedia instruction, practical laboratory and clinical experiences, and student mentoring, prepare top professionals.

What's Happening

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Aug. 24, 2022

This longtime Rebel and physical education program coordinator is helping UNLV shape up inside and outside of the classroom.

Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine graduates line up to cross the commencement stage
Dec. 30, 2021

A collection of 2021 headlines highlighting medical school milestones, a steady stronghold on diversity and research rankings, student success, and media mentions featuring faculty experts.

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Jul. 9, 2021

A collection of news stories highlighting remembrance and improvement at UNLV.

A portrait of UNLV's new president Keith Whitfield on campus.
Aug. 10, 2020

As summer heats up, so do the accomplishments on UNLV’s campus.


In The News



  • Chair, Health Physics and Diagnostic Sciences Department
  • Associate Professor of Health Physics
  • Professor, Department of Health Physics and Diagnostic Sciences

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HPDS Notes

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Jan. 27, 2022
(Las Vegas, NV): One of the first programs established at UNLV is the Radiography program. Recently, the program was gifted an X-ray machine by CareNow Urgent Care. We met with Radiography Program Director Chad Hensley to discuss this incredible new addition further.  Until the donation of the new machine, UNLV was home to an X-ray machine built in the 1980s. The technology required to take…

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The Department of Health Physics and Diagnostic Sciences is one of the departments in the School of Integrated Health Sciences.