Topic: medicine

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.
Two students are debating with one another.
Campus News | December 27, 2018
Student achievements including competition wins, a world record, and new innovations splashed local and national news headlines in 2018.
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.
portrait of man in classroom
People | November 28, 2018
At UNLV, physician Buddhadeb Dawn is able to combine his talent for program-building with his passions for research and patient care.
UNLV School of Medicine
People | November 21, 2018
The new chair of the School of Medicine’s ob/gyn department says that even after decades, delivering babies still is exciting.
People | October 10, 2018
Kris Engelstad McGarry and the Engelstad Family Foundation are helping make the dreams of dozens of UNLV School of Medicine students come true.
Dr. Nadia Gomez
Research | October 3, 2018
A national study on simulation training is changing how obstetrics and gynecology practitioners learn to perform surgeries.
Portrait of Dr. Joseph Thorton
People | August 3, 2018
The first colorectal surgeon to practice in Nevada says that teaching is what keeps him young.
man and woman shaking hands
People | August 1, 2018
A member of the UNLV School of Medicine's inaugural class reflects on past adversities that led to success.