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School of Community Health Sciences

man in suit outside law building
Feb 16, 2018
Campus News

Dr. David Orentlicher is examining the intersection between medicine and policy.


People inspecting a home and taking notes.
Jan 24, 2018
Business & Community

UNLV Healthy Homes team will also examine homes for health issues such as asthma triggers, energy and fire problems, trip and fall hazards, pests, and mold.


Alyssa Crittenden
Dec 26, 2017
Research

UNLV researchers made international headlines this year with their discoveries. Here's a round up of some of our top stories of 2017.


Portrait of Kurt Houser
Dec 11, 2017
People

Mentoring future health care leaders is a priceless opportunity, according to this Community Health Sciences faculty member.


Nov 8, 2017
Campus News

Federal granting agency approves Dr. David Di John, longtime pediatric infectious disease specialist, to lead program for patients living with HIV/AIDS.


Children on a playground
Aug 10, 2017
Business & Community

Ninth annual check of state’s entering kindergartners showed more have health insurance, yet barriers to health care access still exist.


Kayla Bland, a participant in UNLV's Journey program examining a microscope slide.
Jul 31, 2017
Business & Community

UNLV is a host site for the federally-funded Journey program, which puts Native American and other minority high school students interested in health research into college labs.


Neeraj Bhandari
Jul 17, 2017
People

This Community Health Sciences professor hopes his research will assist consumers in using health care quality report cards.


Fireworks ignite during commencement
May 11, 2017
People

UNLV has a commencement tradition for the president to select and highlight exceptional students who embody the academic, research, and community impact of the graduating class.


Holly Lyman
Apr 25, 2017
People

Holly Lyman, the Community Health Sciences Alumna of the Year, builds a Dragon boating tradition to fight cancer.


Closeup of books
Apr 18, 2017
Research

From professional reasons to personal connections, faculty across campus share why they’re fond of certain works they penned.


Rohan Jadav
Apr 17, 2017
Research

The researcher from Nebraska is working to reduce HIV transmission between mothers and children in Nigeria.


pedestrian exiting a crosswalk on Maryland Parkway
Mar 15, 2017
Research

UNLV study confirms that motorists are less likely to stop for pedestrians of color.


UNLV’s Team Las Vegas design of a full-size solar-powered house
Feb 3, 2017
Business & Community

Fundraising for universitywide collaboration surpasses $750,000 with support from Switch and NV Energy Foundation.