The Doctor Is All In

Dr. Tony Alamo is the UNLV Alumni Association's 2016 Alumnus of the Year.
Apr. 18, 2016

The credentials and accolades are as impressive as they are lengthy: longtime respected Southern Nevada physician; onetime chief of staff at two local hospitals; former chairman of the Nevada State Athletic Commission; current chairman of the Nevada Gaming Commission; tactical physician for the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department’s SWAT division; first civilian recipient of Metro’s “Medal of Valor”; avid aviator and licensed pilot since the age of 19.

All of this — not to mention a deep affinity for his hometown university  — make Dr. Tony Alamo a worthy choice as UNLV’s Alumnus of the Year for 2016.

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