Saruna Ghimire Receives Board of Regents' 2019 Scholar Award

Mar. 6, 2019

Saruna Ghimire, a doctoral candidate in Public Health with an Epidemiology and Biostatistics concentration, was recently awarded a Nevada System of Higher Education Board of Regents' 2019 Scholar Award. 

The Regents' Scholar Awards recognize students who possess distinguished academic accomplishments, leadership ability, and service contributions. 

Ghimire will receive a $5,000 stipend and be recognized at the 2019 UNLV Academic Achievement Awards Ceremony in April. 

A native of Nepal, Ghimire's long-term research goals are to provide new insights and directions in aging research to promote healthy aging and longevity worldwide.

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