Honors: Christina Demopoulos

Dr. Christina Demopoulos (Dental) has been named by Nevada Business magazine as Southern Nevada’s 2018 Healthcare Hero - Educator for her dedication to preparing the next generation of dental professionals. She teaches public health, tobacco cessation, health promotion, behavioral sciences, and access-to-care topics within the pre-doctoral dental program, and has earned the reputation as the school’s go-to person for health promotion and dental public health initiatives.

People in the News

 Audrey James poses in her home.
People | November 15, 2019
Audrey James was one of the few African Americans in UNLV's earliest classes. Today, the centenarian is still working and spreading the message that education is a priority.
A man in a gray jacket stands in front of UNLV memorabilia
People | November 14, 2019
Achievement in Service Award winner Ken Bahl has been a key figure in UNLV's Alumni Association.
man in front of Petra in Jordan
People | November 13, 2019
The refugee experiences of his parents and of people he observed while studying overseas helped fuel his desire to become a doctor.