Topic: health and medicine

Stacey Tovino headshot
People | August 14, 2019
Law professor Stacey Tovino on how the health care industry's challenges will require solutions that transcend disciplines.
briefcase with UNLV School of Medicine paperwork
Campus News | August 14, 2019
A new group of resident physicians recently came on board, just as the school bade farewell to a group who had completed their residencies.
Dr. John Fildes in hallway
People | August 8, 2019
Fildes, professor and chair of UNLV's department of surgery, will begin as interim dean Sept. 1.
UNLV nursing students performing CPR on manikin
Campus News | August 7, 2019
University among just 10 programs in the country recognized by National League for Nursing for high standards in educational excellence and visionary leadership.
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.
woman in front of bookshelf
People | July 31, 2019
While teaching classes at the University of Salzburg, Katherine Hertlein also explored uses of technology.
thermometer with temps over 100 degrees with sun shining
Research | July 26, 2019
UNLV Medicine surgeons reviewed pavement burn admissions to a Las Vegas burn center over five years to determine how hot is too hot.
Campus News | July 24, 2019
The ear, nose, and throat clinics operated by UNLV Medicine assist about 1,500 patients a month.
spoon pours candy sprinkles atop pile of white sugar
Research | July 17, 2019
How does the body react when you nix sugar from your diet? UNLV nutritionist Samantha Coogan shares a winning solution for withdrawal symptoms, and what to expect when they’re over.
collage of 8 people
People | July 10, 2019
Charter class at School of Medicine starts moving into clinical training.
Campus News | July 3, 2019
Lawyer Crane Pomerantz advises new doctors that there's more to being successful than practicing good medicine.
blood pressure equipment against white background
Campus News | June 27, 2019
Formerly called School of Allied Health Sciences, the renamed unit has also launched new department of brain health.