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Dr. David Orentlicher is examining the intersection between medicine and policy.
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.
UNLV researchers made international headlines this year with their discoveries. Here's a round up of some of our top stories of 2017.
Mentoring future health care leaders is a priceless opportunity, according to this Community Health Sciences faculty member.
Federal granting agency approves Dr. David Di John, longtime pediatric infectious disease specialist, to lead program for patients living with HIV/AIDS.
Ninth annual check of state’s entering kindergartners showed more have health insurance, yet barriers to health care access still exist.
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.
This Community Health Sciences professor hopes his research will assist consumers in using health care quality report cards.
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, the Community Health Sciences Alumna of the Year, builds a Dragon boating tradition to fight cancer.
From professional reasons to personal connections, faculty across campus share why they’re fond of certain works they penned.
The researcher from Nebraska is working to reduce HIV transmission between mothers and children in Nigeria.
UNLV study confirms that motorists are less likely to stop for pedestrians of color.
Fundraising for universitywide collaboration surpasses $750,000 with support from Switch and NV Energy Foundation.
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Community Health Sciences In The News
Mild winters in Reno and Las Vegas paved the way for an early start to the 2018 allergy season.
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is starting a new chapter under the direction of former pharma executive Alex Azar, who was sworn in as the new Secretary on January 29. How will Azar's leadership shape US.. public health policy and what can physicians expect from his tenure in the way of healthcare reform?
With the help of UNLV and the city of Las Vegas, residents living in older parts of the city can apply for the free removal of lead-based paint and other health hazards such as mold and pests.
UNLV is working to make some of the oldest homes in Las Vegas safer.
Dangerous health hazards could be hiding in your home and making you sick.
Community Health Sciences Experts
Chair, Health Care Administration and Policy
An expert on issues regarding health care policy and strategic management.
Professor of Social Behavioral Health
An expert in health disparities.
Director of Health Programs, The Lincy Institute
An expert in cultural competency, health disparities, and sexual and reproductive health. Shegog engages individuals and groups to build stronger and healthier communities.