Mission Statement

Training in all settings, serving for all needs.

  • Diverse patient population
  • Care of the underserved
  • High value patient care
  • Preparation for any environment — practice of general internal medicine or subspecialty training
  • A culture that trains physicians while promoting the health and well being of the patient and provider
  • Collaboration and camaraderie as keys to success
  • Emotionally competent physicians
  • Coaching for growth

Department Chair

Buddhadeb Dawn, MD Professor and Chairman Department of Internal Medicine Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine School
Buddha Dawn, MD

Professor and Chairman

Current Full-Time Faculty Divisions

Current full-time faculty divisions include gastroenterology, general internal medicine, endocrinology, pulmonary/critical care medicine, rheumatology, cardiology, geriatrics, and neurology. We partner with physicians at the VA and throughout our community to round out the educational experiences.

Residency Leadership Team


UNLV Faculty