Topic: health and medicine

Brian Lauzon stands in front of a building, arms folded in front of him.
People | February 13, 2019
Brian Lauzon brings his business acumen to the Ackerman Autism Center and the School of Medicine
Student John Olawepo stands in front of the UNLV bus station.
People | February 12, 2019
What do Nigeria, England, and the United States have in common? They were key marks in Ph.D. student John Olawepo’s journey to improving public health.
portrait of woman
People | February 6, 2019
The chair of psychiatry at the UNLV School of Medicine offers tips for improving your mental and physical health.
conceptual image of Team Las Vegas' 2020 Solar Decathlon home entry
Business and Community | February 5, 2019
Students will build sustainable home of healing for military veterans as they compete against international teams in U.S. Department of Energy contest.
Asian elderly man with two medical providers
Campus News | February 5, 2019
Through progressive grant funding, researchers from three UNLV schools encourage greater use of palliative care among Southern Nevada’s Asian communities.
dna strand made of veggies atop a dinner plate with silverware at sides
Business and Community | January 16, 2019
Food Genes and Me is a site and software that lets users figure out health risks and how to solve them within minutes.
portrait of man
People | January 16, 2019
Second-year UNLV medical student is on his way to achieving his dream of becoming a doctor.
Man in doctor's coat
People | January 9, 2019
Dr. John Fildes' youthful interest in medicine turned into a successful lifelong career.
petri dish and beakers containing liquids
Research | December 26, 2018
In 2018, faculty and students collaborated with one another and international colleagues on scientific exploration that sought to help people make sense of themselves and the world around them.
portrait of Mitchell Forman
People | December 20, 2018
The rheumatologist says advances in graduate medical education in Nevada will help reduce the state’s doctor shortage.
portrait of woman
People | December 12, 2018
Dr. Yen Cao’s quick reaction in an emergency may have saved a motorist’s life.
Sinatra's at Wynn Las Vegas (Jeff Green Photography)
Campus News | December 5, 2018
On a trip to Wynn Las Vegas, UNLV medical students learn that choosing healthier options doesn’t mean sacrificing flavor.