Topic: medicine

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.
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People | August 1, 2018
A member of the UNLV School of Medicine's inaugural class reflects on past adversities that led to success.
Portrait of Dr. Amber Champion
People | July 25, 2018
An unexpected health diagnosis prompted Dr. Amber Champion to rethink her career plans.
UNLV Medicine outdoor sign
Campus News | July 5, 2018
UNLV’s first class of surgical residents move forward into their careers.
Essure device
Research | June 26, 2018
A new study will examine the outcomes of two female sterilization options to help women make more informed decisions.
Portrait Joann Strobbe
People | June 4, 2018
Helping build a medical school from scratch is a rare opportunity this new staffer says she couldn’t ignore.