Articles Featuring Barbara Atkinson

Profile: Barbara Atkinson

A woman with red hair rests her hadn on her chin
People | November 6, 2019
School of Medicine founding dean Dr. Barbara Atkinson reflects on launching the school, and what comes next.
group of medical personnel surrounding a patient in hospital bed
People | August 7, 2019
A moment paying tribute to an organ donor helps families heal while raising awareness of the need for more donors.
Dr. Barbara Atkinson at podium
People | February 21, 2019
Founding Dean Barbara Atkinson announces succession plan, will continue to lead during search for school’s next dean.
School of Medicine academic building rendering
Campus News | October 18, 2016
The first allopathic medical school in the Las Vegas Valley was noted for its innovative curriculum, experienced leadership team, and comprehensive faculty development plan.
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Campus News | October 12, 2016
With overdose deaths at epidemic levels, the School of Medicine is ensuring its new doctors are well trained in pain management treatment.
Gary Ackerman
Campus News | October 5, 2016
With the Ackerman Center, families in Las Vegas Valley finally now have one place to turn to for comprehensive autism care.
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Campus News | August 23, 2016
Building a curriculum from scratch is bringing innovative new approaches to teaching Nevada's future doctors.
Campus News | August 16, 2016
Nevada System of Higher Education, UNLV and UNR finalized an agreement to ensure Nevada’s two medical schools each has thriving clinical practice plan.