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UNLV School of Medicine

stethoscope
Aug 23, 2018
Research

Clinical Translational Research Infrastructure Network to expand research capacity at UNLV and 12 partner institutions with the aim of improving the health of residents.


Portrait of Dr. Joseph Thorton
Aug 3, 2018
People

The first colorectal surgeon to practice in Nevada says that teaching is what keeps him young.


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Aug 1, 2018
People

A member of the UNLV School of Medicine's inaugural class reflects on past adversities that led to success.


Children draw
Jul 25, 2018
Business and Community

UNLV School of Medicine's Dr. Laura Shaw has tips to get parents and kids alike back in the school-time swing.


Portrait of Dr. Amber Champion
Jul 25, 2018
People

An unexpected health diagnosis prompted Dr. Amber Champion to rethink her career plans.


UNLV Medicine outdoor sign
Jul 5, 2018
Campus News

UNLV’s first class of surgical residents move forward into their careers.


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Jun 27, 2018
Campus News

Donors step up to support UNLV programs that serve the community in the aftermath of October 1 shooting.


Essure device
Jun 26, 2018
Research

A new study will examine the outcomes of two female sterilization options to help women make more informed decisions.


doctor consulting patient
Jun 11, 2018
People

For children with rare conditions, UNLV Medicine surgeon restores the ability to show happiness.


sign for "UNLV Research & Economic Development"
Jun 6, 2018
Research

Thirty-eight faculty will receive a combined $332,270 in seed funding for their research, scholarship, and creative activity.


Portrait Joann Strobbe
Jun 4, 2018
People

Helping build a medical school from scratch is a rare opportunity this new staffer says she couldn’t ignore.


doctor talking to staff member
May 31, 2018
People

Although high school teachers discouraged him, Michael G. Scheidler was determined to become a doctor.


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May 24, 2018
Research

A nursing researcher helps those affected by violent crimes receive quality, equitable assistance from the law enforcement, medical, and justice systems.


white coat with UNLV School of Medicine logo
May 15, 2018
Campus News

University physicians say advances in treatment provide promising options.