Notable: Samantha Coogan

Samantha Coogan (Kinesiology and Nutrition Sciences) has been named president-elect for the Nevada Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Coogan’s many responsibilities will include organizing and leading quarterly and annual meetings, providing guidance about legislative policies, fundraising, advocating that dieticians receive order-writing privileges within clinicals settings, and elevating awareness about the organization throughout the state. Her three-year term as the organization’s president begins June 1.

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People | June 24, 2019
Bringing together his love of both sports and law, athletic compliance is a good match for UNLV's senior associate athletics director.
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People | June 19, 2019
The retired U.S. Senate majority leader discusses health care with the dean of UNLV’s medical school
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People | June 18, 2019
Triple-major Martha Amaya’s research explores the interactions between policing, public policy, and crowd science.