Ed Ort

Freelance writer

Edward Ort has had a long career as a writer and content developer for a diverse range of companies in the computer industry, such as IBM, Sun Microsystems, and Sony Ericsson. Now retired, he has turned his attention to a long-held interest in medicine and health care issues.

Articles by Ed Ort

virtual anatomy table
Campus News | November 18, 2016
UNLV's new School of Medicine takes innovative approach to teaching human anatomy with interactive imaging technology.
Mark Guadagnoli speaks to students
Campus News | November 8, 2016
UNLV School of Medicine’s approach counters fear to stimulate growth in both students and faculty.
shirt with School of Medicine logo
Campus News | August 23, 2016
Building a curriculum from scratch is bringing innovative new approaches to teaching Nevada's future doctors.
Dr. Barbara Atkinson speaks at podium
Business and Community | July 27, 2016
Dr. Barbara Atkinson's experience on the Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues is having a practical and timely influence on the School of Medicine's curriculum.
Dr. Mark Guadagnoli speaks in a meeting
People | July 12, 2016
A unique aspect of UNLV School of Medicine’s curriculum gets students to focus on personal growth and professional enrichment.
White board
Business and Community | July 6, 2016
Tackling community issues is fundamental to the UNLV School of Medicine as it prepares for its incoming class in 2017.
Dr. Parvesh Kumar
Business and Community | June 30, 2016
The new cancer program director at the UNLV School of Medicine on his vision for developing a world-class research center and what that means for Las Vegas.
Community Garden
Business and Community | June 10, 2016
Connecting with the community will be an important part of school’s curriculum.
Dr. Stephen Dahlem draws on white board
Campus News | May 25, 2016
Forget the big lecture halls — UNLV's future doctors will begin their studies by working in groups to treat (paper) patients.