Topic: health and medicine

A hand is seen wiping a folder with a UNLV logo
Research | August 11, 2020
As summer comes to a close and classrooms open, UNLV biochemist Ernesto Abel-Santos offers cleaning best practices.
two men in front of research poster
Campus News | August 4, 2020
Endocrinologist discusses link between diabetes and COVID-19.
Campus News | July 28, 2020
Colleagues from the UNLV School of Medicine have penned a paper on Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children.
man holding doctor coat over his arm.
People | July 22, 2020
Students begin their medical school studies despite COVID-19.
Gastroparesis illustration. Text: Loss of muscles to move food through the digestive. Damages vagus nerves. Food stays in the stomach too long (bezoars). Closed sphincter. Delayed gastric emptying.
People | July 15, 2020
A two-hour procedure performed by Dr. Annabel Barber of the UNLV School of Medicine dramatically improved patient Joan Anderson’s life.
People | July 8, 2020
Toyokazu “Chris” Endo plans to feed his appetite for service by becoming a cardiothoracic surgeon.
People | July 1, 2020
Dr. Mayra Jones-Betancourt takes seriously her role as the Latino Medical Student Faculty Advisor at the medical school.
man riding bike in woods
People | June 24, 2020
Dr. Mitchell Lyons was inspired by sister's doctor to pursue a career in medicine.
closeup of someone wearing a UNLV School of Medicine doctor's coat
Campus News | June 17, 2020
A bequest from Patrick Thomas Rose will help Nevadans seeking medical degrees.
silhouette of man and woman arguing
Research | June 16, 2020
UNLV criminal justice professor Gillian Pinchevsky on the coronavirus pandemic’s impact on victims of intimate partner abuse and how society can help protect them in the future.
artist rendering of brain
Campus News | June 15, 2020
The Chambers-Grundy Center for Transformative Neuroscience will advance research and the science of treatment for Alzheimer’s and other neurological disorders.
portrait of woman
Campus News | June 4, 2020
School of Nursing grad student Erika Kimble finds success as an entrepreneur in the dermatology field.