Topic: health and medicine

People | January 22, 2020
Medical ethicist Dr. Johan Bester on the balance between public health and the individual’s rights and questions on parental authority and the obligation of physicians to protect society.
one woman performing CPR on a mannequin with three women watching
People | January 15, 2020
Caleena Longworth has overcome numerous obstacles on the way to a medical career.
UNLV nursing student workin on patient-mannequin
Campus News | January 13, 2020
School's online master's degree program moves up 16 places from 2019 ranking; program ranked in top 30 each year since ranking began in 2012.
surgeon demonstrating a technique
People | January 9, 2020
Dr. Douglas Fraser says teamwork is key to successful trauma care.
UNLV School of Medicine signage on wall
People | January 8, 2020
Dr. Kahn is a hematologist, medical oncologist, professor, and administrator at Tulane University School of Medicine; he will join UNLV April 1.
man in doctor's coat in hospital hallway
People | December 18, 2019
From Centennial High to Johns Hopkins and Georgetown, William Gravley discovered that skills learned in sports proved invaluable in academic pursuits, too.
sign for "UNLV Medicine Ackerman Autism Center"
Campus News | December 12, 2019
UNLV Medicine clinic offers vital resources to families learning to manage a surprisingly prevalent condition.
Dr. John Phelps, poses in front of the UNLV School of Medicine sign.
People | December 9, 2019
Dr. John Phelps says that no matter how many babies he delivers, he still is excited to be part of such an important family experience.
a woman and man wearing a doctor's coat
People | December 4, 2019
Jabre Millon sees his future medical career as a way to assist patients overcome obstacles.
Picture of an entrance door to a UNLV Medicine office.
Research | December 2, 2019
New study links daily marijuana use to adverse fetal health outcomes.
man in doctor's coat
Research | November 27, 2019
Expanding research activity results in multiple grants and publications.
medical students in surgery gowns around equipment
Campus News | November 20, 2019
Working with cadavers provides medical students with valuable experience.