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Panel explores impact of proposed UNLV medical school - Las Vegas Sun
Las Vegas’ economy is missing one crucial piece to its puzzle — a public medical school, according to panelists at a Lincy Institute forum on the economic impact of a medical school at UNLV.
UNLV, in the meantime, has taken another step in an effort to establish such a school.
The University of Nevada, Las Vegas has submitted its application for accreditation of its medical school, the first step in a years-long process, said Dr. Barbara Atkinson, dean of the burgeoning school.