health and medicine

Dharini BHammar, an assistant professor in the department of kinesiology and nutrition sciences.
Sep 10, 2018
People

Helping tackle America's obesity epidemic is among the goals of this exercise physiology professor.


man in locker room
Aug 24, 2018
Research

UNLV professor Brad Donohue uses family behavior therapy to develop program to change sports culture and optimize athletic performance.


stethoscope
Aug 23, 2018
Research

Clinical Translational Research Infrastructure Network to expand research capacity at UNLV and 12 partner institutions with the aim of improving the health of residents.


brain circuitry outlined in blue lights
Aug 9, 2018
Research

UNLV, Tufts University, and international research team offers new clues about which key proteins in the brain play a role in controlling epilepsy, anxiety, and other disorders.


Portrait of Dr. Joseph Thorton
Aug 3, 2018
People

The first colorectal surgeon to practice in Nevada says that teaching is what keeps him young.


Children draw
Jul 25, 2018
Business and Community

UNLV School of Medicine's Dr. Laura Shaw has tips to get parents and kids alike back in the school-time swing.


Portrait of Dr. Amber Champion
Jul 25, 2018
People

An unexpected health diagnosis prompted Dr. Amber Champion to rethink her career plans.


Jul 17, 2018
Research

UNLV researcher making strides in brain research.


UNLV Medicine outdoor sign
Jul 5, 2018
Campus News

UNLV’s first class of surgical residents move forward into their careers.


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Jun 27, 2018
Campus News

Donors step up to support UNLV programs that serve the community in the aftermath of October 1 shooting.