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Thirty-eight faculty will receive a combined $332,270 in seed funding for their research, scholarship, and creative activity.
A nursing researcher helps those affected by violent crimes receive quality, equitable assistance from the law enforcement, medical, and justice systems.
Attracted to the diversity of UNLV, this new School of Nursing staff member looks forward to further developing her research skills.
Minnie Wood wins a UNLV Community Engagement Award for her work with community partners.
Awards recognize those on campus who demonstrate a commitment to community partnership
U.S. News & World Report ranks UNLV degree program in top 20 for sixth consecutive year.
Amar brings program leadership and innovation from previous roles at Emory University and Boston College; she will begin Jan. 1.
This professor says being able to positively impact people’s lives makes nursing a satisfying career choice.
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.
Nursing professor Jay Tan uses pharmacogenetics to unlock the medications and dosages that work for a patient's individual genetic makeup.
From professional reasons to personal connections, faculty across campus share why they’re fond of certain works they penned.
Tomas C. Walker, the 2017 Nursing Alumnus of the Year, working to develop an artificial pancreas to help patients with diabetes.
A faculty-and-student research team is shining a light on white blood cells to better understand what their location implies about their role in muscle repair.
A lifelong commitment to help never-served populations is one of the things that drew this nursing professor to her profession.
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Nursing In The News
Nursing is one of the fastest-growing occupations in the country. But challenges facing the health care industry could affect the ability to adequately staff the profession in a profound way.
UNLV has climbed four spots in the annual ranking of best online graduate nursing programs by U.S. News &World Report.
Nevada has long struggled to help people with mental illnesses and the state, like many areas of the country, is struggling with the opioid crisis. But could both of those problems be addressed with technology from the 50s?
Less than a year ago, 74-year-old Roosevelt Bennett’s chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) had progressed to the point that he says he didn’t get out of bed at night to go to the bathroom for fear the exertion would make him “run out of air and die.”
At the private practice where Susan VanBeuge works as a nurse practitioner, she and the practice’s physician complement each other. The physician, who often takes on a more clinical demeanor, introduces the nurse as the patient’s advocate and champion.
An expert in chronic pain.
An expert in nursing education.
An expert on obesity and cardiovascular disease.