Topic: medicine

nurse in jacket with stethoscope in simulation center
People | March 1, 2021
Accompanying her pediatrician father on house calls helped shape nursing professor Kathleen Thimsen's career.
nurse administers shot to woman
Campus News | February 23, 2021
From Medicine to Nursing to Public Health, UNLV students are front-and-center in COVID-19 innoculation effort.
photo collage of black woman and medical building exterior
People | February 19, 2021
Dr. Brandi Alexander chose family medicine because it provides a range of challenges and opportunities to advocate for women of color.
A doctor in scrubs points to a medical image
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.
A sign reads "Silver State Pediatric Skilled Nursing Facility"
Campus News | January 21, 2021
The 36-bed skilled nursing site is expected to add an important dimension to students’ clinical education.
"UNLV School of Medicine" sign
Campus News | January 20, 2021
Volunteer efforts by hundreds of Southern Nevada physicians enhance the medical training of UNLV students.
three studio portraits
People | January 8, 2021
Members of the inaugural class of the UNLV School of Medicine await the results of Match Day — the day med school students across the nation find out where they will receive their specialty training.
medical personnel in PPE
Campus News | December 21, 2020
From groundbreaking research to breaking ground on a new medical education building, the UNLV School of Medicine continues to transform care in the community.
two headshots side by side of a woman and man
People | December 11, 2020
Drs. Abbey and Bradley Burger met in an unusual setting while attending medical school.
Man in doctor coat in front of lights.
People | December 7, 2020
School of Medicine surgeon draws upon his engineering background to make challenging decisions.
man in scrubs in medical storage room
People | November 20, 2020
COVID-19 has rerouted but not derailed Dr. Arthur Romero’s work to improve lung cancer patient outcomes.
solider in fatigues
People | November 11, 2020
Johnathan Scott says his time in the Army taught him that as long as you keep fighting, there's nothing you can't achieve.