Communications Specialist for the schools of Nursing and Allied Health Sciences
Articles by Kevin Dunegan
People | March 14, 2016
This administrator says the array of opportunities available to nurses today — including research and health care policy work — provides nearly limitless career advancement potential.
People | February 29, 2016
She studied finance as an undergrad while playing basketball, but an intense interest in nutrition as a means to improve her game created a path toward her current profession.
People | September 28, 2015
Like so many students, Catherine Dingley began college without a major. After speaking with numerous nursing students, she knew she had found a fit — a career that was people-focused and would let her contribute to the community.
People | August 31, 2015
Kara Miller is one of a few athletic trainers who accompany the USA Roller Sports’ teams to national and international competitions.
People | July 20, 2015
Nursing alumnus recognized the power of giving his patients detailed information. Now he's at the forefront in developing an artificial pancreas.
People | March 25, 2015
Battlefield wounds and disasters in remote areas often lead to patient evacuation by air. UNLV’s Barbara St. Pierre Schneider is exploring how cabin pressure during such flights may hinder trauma recovery.
Research | February 19, 2015
The human knee takes a continual pounding. UNLV's Kai-Yu Ho's latest research is identifying how such "shock-loading" stress contributes to arthritis.
Research | February 17, 2015
A new, nanoparticle-based drug delivery system being developed by health physics professor Steen Madsen offers new treatment for glioblastoma.
Research | February 9, 2015
Nursing professor Susan VanBeuge is training health professionals to better coordinate treatment for diabetes and Alzheimer's.