UNLV School of Medicine

Articles by UNLV School of Medicine

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People | January 16, 2019
Second-year UNLV medical student is on his way to achieving his dream of becoming a doctor.
Man in doctor's coat
People | January 9, 2019
Dr. John Fildes' youthful interest in medicine turned into a successful lifelong career.
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People | December 20, 2018
The rheumatologist says advances in graduate medical education in Nevada will help reduce the state’s doctor shortage.
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People | December 12, 2018
Dr. Yen Cao’s quick reaction in an emergency may have saved a motorist’s life.
Sinatra's at Wynn Las Vegas (Jeff Green Photography)
Campus News | December 5, 2018
On a trip to Wynn Las Vegas, UNLV medical students learn that choosing healthier options doesn’t mean sacrificing flavor.
Cyndi Backstrom, a manager of IT Support Services Poses in front of UNLV sign.
People | December 3, 2018
After spending her workday at her computer, this manager of IT support services for the UNLV School of Medicine is only too happy to “unplug” once she gets home.
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People | November 28, 2018
At UNLV, physician Buddhadeb Dawn is able to combine his talent for program-building with his passions for research and patient care.
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People | November 21, 2018
The new chair of the School of Medicine’s ob/gyn department says that even after decades, delivering babies still is exciting.
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People | November 8, 2018
With the stamina of a triathlete, Kimberly Case-Nichols manages the logistics of clinic consolidations and facility expansions at the UNLV Medical School.