School of Medicine COVID-19 Updates

Curbside Testing for Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Individuals who are exhibiting symptoms as defined by the CDC or who have been in direct contact with a confirmed case of COVID-19 should schedule an appointment to be tested. To find out if and when you should get tested, text “covid” to 702-744-9722 or visit the UNLV Medicine COVID-19 Testing website.

curbside testing

Want to Help?

The UNLV Foundation has set-up a site for those wanting to support the relief efforts, including an emergency fund for School of Medicine students (Nancy Atkinson Perkins Memorial Fund) and a UNLV Medicine Fund for Patient Care to help cover medical expenses for patients who are uninsured or underinsured. Dr. Barbara Atkinson will match any gift to the Nancy Atkinson Perkins fund up to $5000.

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Important Updates

  • Mar. 5, 2020
    To the UNLV School of Medicine Community: I want you to know that school leadership has been discussing contingency plans for dealing with the coronavirus (COVID-19). We are monitoring the spread of the virus and following the guidance of both the Southern Nevada Health District (SNHD) and the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). According to the SNHD, as of this morning,...
  • Mar. 4, 2020
    To the UNLV School of Medicine Community: I want you to know that school leadership has been discussing contingency plans for dealing with the coronavirus (COVID-19). We are monitoring the spread of the virus and following the guidance of both the Southern Nevada Health District (SNHD) and the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). As of this date, there have been no...