A view of the east-facing entrance to Greenspun Hall.


The Brookings Institution / SRI international report "Unify Regionalize Diversify: An Economic Development Agenda for Nevada," recognizes the health and medical services sector as one of the greatest economic opportunities for Southern Nevada. The Lincy Institute will identify best practices that can be used to expand health care services and sustain healthy communities throughout Southern Nevada. Additionally, the Lincy Institute will collaborate with the public and private sectors to identify opportunities for research; develop and expand health care education programs; and advocate for policies that support access and quality health care in Southern Nevada.

Marya Shegog Portrait

Marya Shegog

Marya Shegog, Ph.D., MPH, CHES is currently the director of health programs at The Lincy Institute at UNLV and an assistant professor within the School of Community Health Sciences Department of Environmental and Occupational Health.