Topic: health and medicine

A student practices using a balance beam which is surrounded by rainbow-colored gym mats, while another student spots her.
Business and Community | August 30, 2021
Program to help fill critical health care shortage in Nevada; living lab in Las Vegas Medical District houses program, with first cohort set to graduate in Spring 2023.
A man in a lab coat stnads next to hospital beds
Campus News | August 21, 2021
Dr. Michael Gardner, president and CEO of UNLV Health, discusses name change for the school's group practice.
A woman stands in front of Machu Picchu
People | July 16, 2021
Artist Danielle Eames turns to medical school at age 32.
woman in doctoral hood ceremony
People | July 9, 2021
Dr. Sierra Mastrantonio offers advice for aspiring students.
Campus News | July 2, 2021
The Optum Dr. Tony and Renee Marlon Endowed Chair at the Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV has been awarded to the man who created the state's first orthopaedics residency program.
A man smiles in front of a green background
People | June 25, 2021
UNLV medicine surgeon plays critical role in treating burn patients.
UNLV campus with portrait of woman inset
People | June 22, 2021
Former dean Carolyn Sabo, who helped oversee nursing evolve from department to its own school, retires after 37 years at UNLV.
A woman stands in the forest
People | June 18, 2021
Family COVID diagnoses didn't slow Genesis Krisel Leon's determination to help those underserved in medicine.
A woman gestures in her kitchen while teaching cooking lessons through videoconferencing
Campus News | June 15, 2021
Medical students get into the kitchen in the hopes that they’ll write fewer prescriptions for future patients.
An exterior picture of the School of Medicine
People | June 11, 2021
School of Nursing grad Mason Montano turns his attention to Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV after spending years working in hospitals.
man doing compressions on CPR mannequin
People | June 4, 2021
Already deeply involved in cancer research, Bobak Seddighzadeh plans to become a hematologist-oncologist.
UNLV student contact tracing team seated in office space
Business and Community | June 3, 2021
School of Public Health, Health District partnership includes nearly 240 student contact tracers trained to help minimize the spread of COVID-19.