Topic: health and medicine
People | March 19, 2021
Dr. Rebecca Meyers says she often stops to think that the care she provides to infants today may be impacting people who will be alive 100 years from now.
Business and Community | March 18, 2021
Graduating students in the School of Medicine's charter class learn their future homes as residents in one of the most important days of a medical student's career.
People | March 12, 2021
Sarah Grimley works diligently not only on her studies but also on efforts to help the LGBTQ+ community.
Research | March 8, 2021
UNLV neuroscientists Dustin and Rochelle Hines join rising number of researchers studying possible medical benefits of psychedelics; their work on brain activity recently published by Nature: Scientific Reports.
People | March 5, 2021
School of Medicine student Diane Han turns to the ER after an attentive doctor played a key role in her father's hour of need.
Research | March 3, 2021
Dr. Tanya Al-Talib advocates for dentists becoming the first line of defense against sleep apnea and other sleep breathing issues.
People | March 1, 2021
Accompanying her pediatrician father on house calls helped shape nursing professor Kathleen Thimsen's career.
People | February 26, 2021
Drew Robinson credits the treatment by numerous UNLV physicians for his recovery after a suicide attempt.
Campus News | February 19, 2021
School earns accreditation from Liaison Committee on Medical Education, meaning it meets or exceeds the highest standards for schools of medicine.
Research | February 17, 2021
After pivoting from planned research, a physical therapy professor's Zoom classes offer exercise outlet to Down syndrome patients.
Research | February 9, 2021
Plastinated human head specimens give dental students complete, odor-free, hands-on learning experiences.
People | February 5, 2021
A bout with malaria put Oluwafunmilola Okuyemi on the path to becoming a physician. Today she and UNLV colleagues have pioneered a way to lessen COVID-19 spread during surgery.